The Organisation

THE FRAGRANCE FOUNDATION IS A NON PROFIT MAKING EDUCATIONAL TRUST FOUNDED IN NEW YORK IN 1949 BY CHANEL, COTY, ELIZABETH ARDEN, GUERLAIN & HELENA RUBINSTEIN. IT HAS BECOME A SUBSTANTIAL ORGANISATION IN THE UNITED STATES AND IS GLOBALLY RECOGNISED AS THE FORUM FOR THE FRAGRANCE INDUSTRY.

The mission of the Fragrance Foundation is to enhance the image of the fragrance industry and expand the appreciation and use of fragrance in all its forms across all distribution channels globally.

The fragrance Foundation now has affiliates in the following countries:

France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Russia, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States

The Fragrance Foundation UK has over 140 Member companies which are from all sectors of the fragrance industry from manufacturers, marketers, suppliers, media, advertising, public relations agencies, financial service firms, consultants, packaging designers, visual merchandisers and retailers.

The Foundation serves the global fragrance industry, as well as the public at large, in providing a central source for educational and historical information on all aspects of fragrance and the sense of smell.