William P. Ungerer
By: Laurie DiBerardino
Posted: February 28, 2006, from the March 2006 issue of Cosmetics & Toiletries.
Today, approximately 300 perfumers comprise the American Society of Perfumers, perhaps 1,000 worldwide. Currently there are many significant players in the ingredient side of perfumery, but one of the 15 current major suppliers can say its business is still all in the family. The family-owned Ungerer & Company was one of the first perfumers in the United States and holds court today among as one of the most significant suppliers in the industry...