IFF Drives Supply Chain Transparency by Joining Forces with Together for Sustainability


International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (NYSE:IFF) (Euronext Paris:
IFF), a leading global creator of flavors, fragrances and cosmetic
actives for consumer products, announced today that its membership
application for Together
for Sustainability
(TfS) has been finalized and accepted. IFF is
the first flavors and fragrances company to join TfS and enters into a
growing consortium of multi-national companies committed to ensuring
sustainable practices throughout the supply chain.

Established in 2011, the TfS initiative has brought together 18
international chemical companies to date. Constantly expanding, the
organization is focused on implementing a standardized global supplier
engagement program for responsible procurement of goods and services in
the chemical industry and improving sustainability practices of

“The goals of TfS are perfectly aligned with IFF’s Vision 2020 business
strategy,” said Francisco Fortanet, Executive Vice President, Global
Operations. “This endeavor complements our past efforts and works to
solidify our future efficiency goals. With this collaboration, we will
help to create an ecosystem of customers, suppliers and partners who are
committed to transparency and accountability.”

“We look forward to working with TfS to help meet the increasing social
and environmental expectations of our global customers and consumers,”
said Kip Cleverley, Director, Global Sustainability. “We are always
exploring opportunities to collaborate and create a more sustainable
future for all.”

About IFF

International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (NYSE:IFF) (Euronext Paris: IFF)
is a leading global creator of flavors, fragrances, and cosmetic actives
used in a wide variety of consumer products. Consumers experience these
unique scents, tastes, and actives in fine fragrances and beauty care,
detergents and household goods, as well as beverages, sweet goods and
food products. The Company leverages its competitive advantages of
consumer insight, research and development, creative expertise, and
customer intimacy to provide customers with innovative and
differentiated product offerings. A member of the S&P 500 Index, IFF has
more than 6,200 employees working in 32 countries worldwide. For more
information, please visit our website at www.iff.com and
follow us on Twitter and LinkedIn.

About Together for Sustainability (TfS)

TfS AISBL is a joint initiative of chemical companies for sustainable
supply chains. It was founded in 2011, to develop and implement a global
program to assess, audit and improve sustainability practices within the
supply chains of the chemical industry. Currently it has 18 member
companies worldwide and intends to grow globally. For more information,
visit www.tfs-initiative.com.


International Flavors & Fragrances Inc.
Michael DeVeau
Global Corporate Communications & Investor Relations