Givaudan SA engages in the manufacture and distribution of fragrance and flavour products. It operates through the following business segments: Fragrances and Flavours. The Fragrances segment produces and sells fragrances into business units: Fine Fragrances, Consumer Products and, Fragrance and Active Cosmetic Ingredients. The Flavours segment manufactures and markets flavours into business units: Beverages, Dairy, Savoury, and Sweet Goods. The company was founded by Leon Givaudan and Xavier Givaudan in 1895 and is headquartered in Vernier, Switzerland.