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Following the public announcement dated last June 13th, ELIXENS SA has finalised the sale of its shares in its subsidiary FLORESSENCE as of October 3rd, to the holding company of CREATIONS & PARFUMS. ELIXENS SA offers its FLORESSENCE subsidiary new development opportunities with a strong and dynamic key player of the Grasse region.

Both French fragrance creation houses are located in the same area in Saint-Cézaire-sur-Siagne (06), in the region of Grasse, France. FLORESSENCE and CREATIONS & PARFUMS are very similar in size and profitability. With this acquisition, the new group creates a coherent establishment of a significate size in the world of fragrance compounds with a geographical proximity facilitating the integrations of both teams. FLORESSENCE also offers a land reserve providing opportunities for industrial expansion.

With this transaction, the ELIXENS group will now focus its activities on the Aromatic raw materials business (essential oils, hydrolates and specialties) in conventional and organics, through its affiliates ELIXENS France, ELIXENS AMERICA Inc. and ELIXENS UK ltd.

The ELIXENS group will pursue its historic engagements, continuing to build sustainable production chains and promote those aromatic raw materials to formulators and creators in the perfume, flavors and cosmetics segments.

IN-COSMETICS Korea kicked off this Wednesday morning, June 13th, at COEX Exhibition Centre in Seoul, for 3 days promoting innovation in ingredients and technologies for personal care and beauty specialists.

Perfume compositions and aromatic raw materials from our development laboratories FLORESSENCE and ELIXENS FRANCE are being showcased in stand E68.

Our sales manager, Mrs. Brigitte FRISON, and Raw Materials Development manager - Mrs. Laetitia LAVERAN are presenting our wonderful fragrance ingredients, accompanied by local agent from ANC, Mr. Peter SONG.

Please stop by, they are most looking forward to meet you!
Fragrance compositions and aromatic raw materials from our development laboratories FLORESSENCE and ELIXENS FRANCE are being showcased in stand 4E23. Our sales managers, Mrs. Brigitte FRISON and Mr. Karim TADJEROUNI are eagered to meet you!
From Tuesday May 8th to Thursday May 10th, beauty is the center of attention at BEAUTYWORLD Dubaï.

Organic aromatic raw materials :

2018 Catalog edition

ELIXENS Organic Catalog 2018Elixens France, Aromatic Raw Materials & Flavors Division of the Elixens group, presents its Organic Catalog. More than 75 different aromatic raw materials, mostly coming from our own agricultural sites across the globe - from the Comoro Islands to the cradle of organic farming in France, the Drome Valley. Read More  

This catalog includes direct origin and certificate credits for :

- essential oils,
- actives,
- hydrolates & floral waters,
- pressed oils,
- dried plants

For more information and if you wish to receive a full presentation, please contact our sales team member.

A historical equivalence agreement for Organic products

US and EU have reached an historical agreement to permit to EU operators certified to the EU organic standard (REC 834/2007 and implementation rules) to label and sell as organic their products in US and to US operations certified to the National organic standard to label and sell their products as organic in European member states without mandatory certification according to the standard of the destination country.

This arrangement’s application started on June 1st 2012.

On EU side, it is ruled by REU 126/2012 amending annex III of RCE 1235/2008 which include USA in the list of third countries whose system of production and control measures for organic production of agricultural products are recognized as equivalent to EU organic standard. It also includes a list of certification bodies recognized to carry out controls in USA including Ecocert SA.On US side, it has been posted on USDA website with interesting FAQs and additional information.


This equivalence pertains to all our organic products grown in the EU and those whose final stage of distillation has taken place in our accredited production sites. This also applies to processed products containing certified organic ingredients under European Regulation but from other countries.
Logo USDA organic


According to the two official certification bodies, the EU organic seal and the USDA seal can be used for products sold on the market under the terms of this arrangement. If a label contains the organic seal of the country where it will be sold, the rules for use of the seal must be respected site .
Since early 2014, the L'OREAL Group initiated a business project supported by Jean Paul Agon, (Group CEO) to develop responsible purchasing practices. The L'OREAL Group intends to take its responsibilities throughout the value chain, from sourcing ingredients to finished products, continuously improving and associating its suppliers in this process of social progress. This project is called "Solidarity Sourcing". The objective is set at 100% of ingredients sourced responsibly by 2020. (Click here for details)

L'OREAL has just credited ELIXENS France as its "Solidarity Sourcing" supplier for its range of raw material products of SICA BIO PLANTES zoloft without prescription .
Shareholders ofOrgasynth, producer of aromatic raw materials and manufacturer of fragrance and flavor compounds, voted the adoption of a new corporate name during their annual general meeting, AGM.

The brand name change is a major milestone for the company and culminates 10 years of growth in aromatic activities, confirming the soundness of our strategy and our ambition in the global flavors and fragrances market.

Wishing to break with our image as a chemical producer, since it is no longer our major focus, we have chosen a name that perfectly reflects our core business: we will officially be rechristenedElixens on March 1st, 2011.