International Flavors & Fragrances

We are IFF. We are the catalyst for discoveries that spark the senses and transform the everyday. International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. is a leading innovator of sensorial experiences that move the world. At the heart of our company, we are fueled by a sense of discovery, constantly asking “what if?” That passion for exploration drives us to co-create unique scents and tastes in fine fragrances and beauty, detergents and household goods, as well as beloved foods and beverages. Our 6,700 team members globally take advantage of leading consumer insights, research and development, creative expertise, and customer intimacy to develop differentiated products.

Company Growth (employees)
New York, US
Size (employees)
6,900 (est)
International Flavors & Fragrances was founded in 1833 and is headquartered in New York, US

International Flavors & Fragrances Office Locations

International Flavors & Fragrances has offices in New York, Bangkok, Hilversum, Jakarta and in 32 other locations
New York, US (HQ)
521 W 57th St

International Flavors & Fragrances Metrics

International Flavors & Fragrances Financial Metrics

International Flavors & Fragrances's revenue was reported to be $3.1 b in FY, 2016 which is a 3% increase from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2016)

$3.1 b

Revenue growth (FY, 2015 - FY, 2016), %


Gross profit (FY, 2016)

$1.4 b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2016), %


Net income (FY, 2016)

$405 m

EBIT (FY, 2016)

$567.4 m

Market capitalization (23-May-2017)

$10.8 b

Closing share price (23-May-2017)


Cash (31-Dec-2016)

$324 m
International Flavors & Fragrances's current market capitalization is $10.8 b.
FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


$3 b$3.1 b$3 b$3.1 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

$1.7 b$1.7 b$1.7 b$1.7 b

Gross profit

$1.3 b$1.4 b$1.4 b$1.4 b

Gross profit Margin, %


Operating expense total

$799 m


$516.3 m$592.3 m$588.3 m$567.4 m

EBIT margin, %


Interest expense

$46.8 m$46.1 m$46.1 m$53 m

Pre tax profit

$485.2 m$549.1 m$539.1 m$523.7 m

Net Income

$353.5 m$414.5 m$419.2 m$405 m
FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


$405.5 m$478.6 m$182 m$324 m

Accounts Receivable


$533.8 m$568.7 m$589 m$592 m

Current Assets

$1.7 b$1.7 b$1.5 b$1.6 b


$687.2 m$720.3 m$732.8 m$775.7 m


$665.6 m$675.5 m$941.4 m$1 b

Total Assets

$3.3 b$3.5 b$3.7 b$4 b

Accounts Payable

$226.7 m$229.9 m$302.5 m$274.8 m

Dividends Payable

$31.7 m$38 m$44.8 m$50.7 m

Current Liabilities

$560.4 m$518.8 m$742.1 m$898.3 m

Additional Paid-in Capital

$131.5 m$140 m$140.8 m$152.5 m

Retained Earnings

$3.1 b$3.4 b$3.6 b$3.8 b

Total Equity

$1.6 b$1.6 b

Financial Leverage

2.3 x2.5 x
FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

$353.5 m$414.5 m$419.2 m$405 m

Depreciation and Amortization

$83.2 m$89.4 m$89.6 m$102.5 m

Accounts Receivable


$4.8 m($40 m)$89.3 m($7.6 m)

Accounts Payable

$10.1 m$7.8 m($17.4 m)$12.1 m

Cash From Operating Activities

$407.6 m$518.4 m$433.6 m$535.4 m

Purchases of PP&E

($134.2 m)($143.2 m)($101 m)($126.4 m)

Cash From Investing Activities

($105.4 m)($221.3 m)($577.2 m)($355.5 m)

Long-term Borrowings

($100 m)($125 m)

Dividends Paid

($87.3 m)($133.2 m)($158.9 m)($184.9 m)

Cash From Financing Activities

($217 m)($202.3 m)($131.3 m)($19.7 m)

Interest Paid

$48.2 m$46.1 m$46.8 m$50.6 m

Income Taxes Paid

$138.9 m$92.1 m$102.7 m$107.9 m
Y, 2016


$457.2 k

Financial Leverage

2.5 x

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