Givaudan SA is engaged in the manufacturing and distribution of fragrance and flavour products. It operates through the Fragrances and Flavours divisions. The Fragrances Division produces and sells fragrances through fine fragrances, consumer fragrances, fragrances ingredients, and cosmetic actives business units. The Flavours Division manufactures and distributes flavours through the beverages, dairy, savoury, sweet goods, health and wellness, and foodservice markets. The company was founded by Leon Givaudan and Xavier Givaudan in 1895 and is headquartered in Vernier, Switzerland.