Robertet acquires Aroma Esencial

French fragrance house The Robertet Group has acquired Aroma Esencial, a Spanish company specialized in the processing of natural products, such as vetiver, patchouli, cedar and ylang-ylang.

Robertet says that Aroma Esencial has a high-end industrial tool for fractionation and molecular distillation, and a range of strategic products for the fine-fragrance industry.

“This acquisition is fully in line with our desire to consolidate our position as world leader in natural aromatic ingredients and to strengthen our competitive advantage through a unique offering for our customers,” says Julien Maubert, Director of the group’s Raw Materials Division