IFF Listed to Euronext Vigeo World 120 Index
NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–$IFF–Regulatory News:
International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (NYSE:IFF) (Euronext Paris:
IFF), a leading innovator of scent, taste and nutrition, was named to
the Euronext Vigeo World 120 index, an index that recognizes companies
for exceptional environmental, social and governance (ESG) performance.
After being named to the Euronext Vigeo U.S. 50 index in December 2016,
the Company is currently the only in its industry in the World 120 index.
“I am truly delighted to be among the highest-ranking companies for
corporate responsibility,” said Andreas Fibig, IFF Chairman & CEO.
“Sustainability is a vital part of our business strategy and I am proud
that our employees believe deeply in its value. Their commitment to
making the world a better place is what drives sustainability at IFF.”
To be considered for an index, constituents are reviewed biannually in
the following areas: Human Rights, Human Resources, Corporate
Governance, Business Behavior, Environment and Community Involvement.
Companies included on the index have achieved the highest ratings in
their categories, naming IFF a global top-scorer in corporate
“Our inclusion in the Euronext Vigeo World 120 index underscores the
compelling connection between doing good and doing good business – both
are important to us,” said Rich O’Leary, Executive Vice President and
CFO. “We are humbled to be in the company of so many other organizations
for whom sustainability is a driver of their success and deeply value
this recognition of our efforts thus far.”
In addition to the recognition by Vigeo Eiris, in 2018, IFF was named to
both Barron’s 100 Most Sustainable Companies list and FTSE Russell’s
FTSE4Good sustainability index.
For more information on sustainability at IFF, visit iff.com/sustain.
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International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (NYSE:IFF) (Euronext Paris: IFF)
is a leading innovator of scent, taste, and nutrition, with over 110
manufacturing facilities, 100 R&D centers, and 33,000 customers
globally. 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 products that consumers experience in more
than 150,000 unique products sold annually. Our 13,000 team members
globally take advantage of leading consumer insights, naturals
exploration, research and development, creative expertise, and customer
intimacy to develop differentiated offerings for consumer products.
Learn more at www.iff.com,
Head of Investor Relations and Communications &
Divisional CFO, Scent