Top Notes: Eris Parfums, L’Oréal, Cassandra Grey, Givaudan, Valentine’s Day

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• Funky Stuff Eris Parfums creates fragrance that is ‘‘a collision between the animal and the floral,’’ including some notes that will make you rethink your sense of smell. The New York Times

• Beauty Secret L’Oréal’s biggest beauty secret? It’s acting like a tech company. This is the future. Fast Company

• Grey Day By the numbers, a day in the life of Violet Grey’s Cassandra Grey, which does not include driving on the LA freeways. At all. The Wall Street Journal

• Innovation Fragrance and flavor house Givaudan believes in the future and has partnered with accelerator MassChallenge to help fund innovative start-ups. WWD (sub req)

• Don’t Wait Now is the time to make your Valentine’s Day purchases — don’t wait — and allow this gift guide, which includes Maison Francis Kurkdjian delights, to direct you. Bloomberg

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