30 May 2024 Brussels/Geneva

Recommendations from the fragrance industry for the EU 2024-2029 mandate

Brussels/Geneva, 27 May 2024 – With the 2024 European Union elections ahead, the International Fragrance Association (IFRA) has published a series of policy recommendations. Through its five policy recommendations, IFRA reaffirms its commitment to advancing safe, sustainable, and innovative fragrance practices and offers concrete suggestions to help incoming EU policy makers shift towards a more competitive, resilient European Union.

23 April 2024 Brussels

European Parliament votes to approve revision of chemicals rules

Brussels, 23 April 2024 – Cosmetics Europe and the International Fragrance Association (IFRA) today welcomed the European Parliament vote on the revision of the Regulation on the Classification, Labelling and Packing of chemicals (CLP). The vote confirms the text agreed between the co-legislators and will help support the future of the natural ingredients used in cosmetics and fragrances.

22 April 2024 Geneva

IFRA releases video Annual Report for the first time

Geneva, 22 April 2024 – The International Fragrance Association (IFRA) today announced the release of its 2023 Annual Report, detailing a year of progress and strategic initiatives across the global fragrance industry. The report – which is available online as a series of videos and as a print version – highlights the success of IFRA’s work, with a strong focus on sustainability, global cooperation, and sector-leading advocacy.

16 April 2024 Geneva

IFRA announces new Board members to bolster the organization's reach

Geneva, 16 April 2024 – The International Fragrance Association (IFRA) is pleased to announce the appointment of three new members to its Board of Directors. These are Farah Ahmed, President & CEO, Fragrance Creators’ Association (FCA – North America), Ana Paula Mendonça, President, Scent, IFF, and Mauro Landgraf, Director, Fragrance Division, MANE (Latin America). These new appointments come as IFRA continues to strengthen its leadership team and drive forward the global fragrance agenda.

2 April 2024 Geneva

IFRA Appoints Dr Caroline Li as New Regional Director for Asia Pacific

Geneva, 2 April 2024 – The International Fragrance Association (IFRA) today announced the appointment of Caroline Li as the new Regional Director for the Asia Pacific (APAC) Region, effective immediately. Dr Li succeeds Rohaya Mamat, IFRA's strategic initiatives in this key growth region.

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