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A Retailer’s Guide To Scenting Department Stores & Boutiques

Choosing a scent for a retail environment is no easy task because many types of furniture, apparel and accessories that attract men, women and children are sold under one roof and no one scent can be suitable for all sectors. The smart retailer and/or boutique owner must know …

The Positive Effects Of Ambient Scent Within Sports Arenas

There are a myriad of scents associated with sports arenas and all are critical to the “game experience” and the formation of powerful memories. The smell of the “right things” can include: popcorn; hot dogs; beer; sweat, mud; grass and leather. There is also the fresh outdoors and the …

Redefining Ambient Scenting For South Florida Businesses

Fresh, enticing ambient scents and effective vaporous odor control have become an important part of the global commercial and retail landscape, and nowhere is it more evident than throughout the colorful and tropical climes of South Florida. Not only do evenly diffused scents …

Ambient Scent Marketing Systems For Museum Environments

The concept of time has fascinated mankind since the dawn of civilization. In primitive eras, night and day were the only quantifiable intervals. Museums are time travelers in their own particular way, but unlike clocks and watches that specifically measure the …

The Two-Step Approach To Killing Odors And Their Source

Smell is so much more than just a biological experience. It is and always has been a societal and cultural phenomenon. And while wonderfully fragrant scents have always been welcomed and enjoyed, malodorous ones, and the ability to control them, has been the bane of human …

The Benefits Of Lavender When Diffused As Ambient Scent

Sweet lavender is a plant of mystical qualities that are both intoxicating and therapeutic. It is the most widely utilized essential oil in the world today. The genus, Lavandula, includes 47 known species of this fragrant, flowering plant. Although indigenous to the Old Worldand found in …

9 Ways Ambient Scenting Can Expand Your Jan San Business

Jan San, aka the janitorial/ sanitation industry, has gone through many changes over the course of the last decade, and the number of distributors in the United States has steadily declined since the year 2000.This has forced distributors to think outside that proverbial …

Odour Control & Scenting Solutions For Canadian Businesses

Our neighbors to the north have the same problems with industrial malodours and their management as we do. They also share a reliance on professional solutions for help in this regard; and like so many other businesses, scent marketers and Jan San companies throughout …

How Ambient Scent Branding Is Enhancing Theater Experiences

Ambient scent marketing for movie and live theater spaces is a fragile endeavor that’s best left to air care experts. In order to be effective, you must first effectively remove malodors from the air with vaporous neutralizers, and then the evenly diffused fragrance must have …

Ambient Scenting For Live Events, Weddings And Trade Shows

Transforming any large live event or occasion into a truly memorable experience lies within the power of a number of factors not the least of which are highly effective vaporous odor control and appropriate and strategically placed air freshening scents. In the case of …

Ambient Scent Solutions For Assisted Living Senior Centers

Smart responsible managers and owners of senior and assisted living centers understand the vital link between their residents’ emotional states and their physical health and well-being. Unpleasant odors in lobbies and throughout any part of assisted living facilities can create …

The Power of Ambient Scent In Golf And Country Clubs

Ambient scents, and the professional air freshener machines that evenly diffuse them, are defining brands and improving the bottom lines of every commercial industry under the moon and sun. More and more business owners within the automotive industry, HOA management …

Ambient Scenting And Odor Control For Bars And Nightclubs

Over the course of the last decade and since the banning of smoking in nightclubs, patrons have become more cognizant of bad smells, such as body odor and stale beer, both of which cigarette smoke masked very efficiently at one time. The adoption of ambient scenting …

How Our Scent Marketing Brings Sales To Automotive Showrooms

While first impressions are vital to the operation of any commercial enterprise, within the automotive industry this aspect has an even greater impact on sales, albeit it is a subtle one. We’re written extensively about harnessing the power of scent in commercial settings, but to put …

How Ambient Scenting Can Expand Your Air Freshener Business

If you peruse our blog, you’ll find we’ve written extensively on the subject of starting up and running a fan air freshener business — whether that be via our step-by-step start up guide; our tips to operating an air freshener business and selling air freshener services …

5 Secrets To Improving 30-Day Fan Air Freshener Performance

Even with the introduction of other technologies such as metered aerosols, piezo dispensers, gels, impregnated plastics, hydrogen and oxygen pressurized systems, misting systems and others, the use of fan air fresheners to this day is still the most economical and …

8 Reasons Janitorial Supply Houses Swear By Our Products

The Janitorial Supply industry is a dynamic and flourishing market, and today it is quite different from the business model resellers would have recognized even just a few years ago. Jan-San has mushroomed in meaning from traditional janitorial and sanitation into …

7 Reasons You Should Change Your Scent Marketing Supplier

The power and effectiveness of scent is the reason scent marketing has exploded into a billion dollar business that spans many diverse industries, and no one knows this better than the team at Air-Scent International. Seventy-plus years of operation and refinements do give … …

Why Choose An Air-Scent Business Over A Franchise?

Every savvy business entrepreneur, no matter what the industry, must understand the differences between owning your own Air-Scent business, and investing in a franchise before moving ahead with a decision that could affect their financial futures. Many people …

The First Unscented Fragrance-Free Air Freshening Solution

The human sense of smell is integral to all of our lives. In ancient times, it was the key to our survival. It warned of approaching enemies, food sources and proximity to wildfires. In the modern world, millions of dollars are spent every year in an attempt to make things smell better in …

9 Reasons Scent Companies Prefer Our HVAC Fragrance Refills

Fragrances enhance the quality of all of our lives. They set and/or ameliorate our moods and attitudes, transforming the stress of every day life into momentary bursts of fantasy, memory recall and contentment. However fleeting, within the world of commerce, fragrance affects …

How Ambient Scent In Funeral Homes Can Soothe The Grieving

The funeral industry is unique in both its scope and its service. No matter how beautiful the flowers or flattering the words describing the deceased, nothing can alter the absolute finality of personal loss. For funeral home directors, owners and managers, you often see …

Why Experience Marketing Should Include The Power Of Scent

The wave of scent marketing is here. According to the US Census data and Simmons National Consumer Survey, 248 million Americans used air freshener spray and room deodorizers from 2011 and 2017, and this figure is expected to increase to 256.58 million by 2020 …

6 Tips To Help Distributors Sell Air Freshener Services

The need for effective commercial air fresheners and scent delivery systems is becoming more and more prevalent in commercial enterprises of all kinds. Consequently, as the demand for these superior odor-control and air freshening products and services increases, so do …

Why Odor-Free Restrooms Must Matter To Airport Operators

Visitors to airports have many words for their restrooms; some polite and some not so much so. From water closet to loo to privy to john to whatever, few mince words when bathrooms are poorly designed, not maintained and/or worse, are filled with pungent nasty odors. Somehow …

Ambient Air Freshening Solutions For HOA Property Management

Clean, invigorating air is invisible, ubiquitous and completely taken for granted, even though no one can live without it. Living quietly beside our every thought and gesture, it remains unnoticed in the background of our lives, at least until it transforms into a foul-smelling …

The Positive Impact Of Aromatherapy In The Medical Industry

Over the course of the last half-century, aromatherapy, which is also known as Essential Oil Therapy, has carved a very fragrant niche for itself within the diverse aspects of modern holistic medicine. The term is defined as the art and science of extracting natural essential oils from plants …

A Step-By-Step Guide To Start Up An Air Freshener Business

So, you are thinking of making the world a sweeter smelling place by starting your own air freshener business? Establishing your end goal is certainly a good start but between that point and success, there are a myriad of mandatory stops in between, all of which require …

Marketing Scents – How The Olfactory Buy Button Works

What is that elusive connection between effective scent marketing and the noses that live upon our faces? Why do we even have a nose, you might ask. While many experts may present highly educated and very significant answers, the nose knows what it knows and how it receives …

The 8 Most Destructive Odors That Can Kill A Business

Odors in any situation can be off-putting; odors in commercial settings can lead to some potentially horrifying situations for restaurants, hotels, HOA building maintenance companies or any commercial facility that houses employees or customers. Take for example, company …

Nine Keys To Running A Profitable Air Freshener Business

For most of us who either work in or frequent restaurants, business offices or any other commercial environment, an air freshener is one of those things that no one really thinks about (not even like Cole Porter’s proverbial bell that now and then rings.) The truth is that without air fresheners…

10 Reasons Why Air-Scent Is Your Best Business Opportunity

Those with independent, entrepreneurial spirits are always seeking new, legitimate business opportunities that innately minimize financial risk and optimize moneymaking potential. The challenge, however, is there’s such a plethora of franchise biz ops to peruse…

5 Sources Of Commercial Restroom Odors And How To Kill Them

Have you ever entered a public or company bathroom and been smacked with an odor so repulsive that you fear the sudden, unbidden and unpleasant repeat of your most recent lunch? If you have, you aren’t alone in more ways than one. In fact, poor restroom hygiene has gotten so out of hand …

The Top 9 Fall Scents To Increase Your Retail Bottom Line

Most consumers don’t ever think about what attracts them to a particular window display or to certain sections of a department store. They may be shopping for specific items, but the aromas and accumulated images they encounter along the way trigger wisps of recall in their brains….

How To Choose The Right Scent For Your Business Interior

Sensory-based marketing has become an increasingly successful marketing strategy for businesses and advertisers over the course of the last several decades. In fact, reaching consumers and influencing their decisions through the five senses has intensified perceptions of …

How Scent Marketing Can Enhance Productive Office Operations

Researchers are well aware that the phenomenon known as scent marketing affects human mood and behavior in ways that are only partially understood. Business experts have long studied the physiology of scent, but despite many studies, its influence of behavior and cognition to this day remains …

How To Properly Use Scents To Trigger Consumer Behavior

An old song once spoke of love as the “tender trap,” but in reality it is today’s marketers using scents to lure customers into retail stores and other facilities that has become the “tender trap” of modern industry. Like a string of musical notes blended to perfect harmony, a delicately …

The Importance Of A Clean Fresh Smelling Commercial Restroom

Why should you bother to keep your company restroom fresh and clean? While it may seem obvious that a clean, fresh-smelling restroom is much nicer to behold than a messy, smelly one, the reason all businesses should focus on this singular aspect goes so much deeper than …

4 Effective Methods For Kennel & Animal Shelter Odor Removal

The business of pets and pet care is not only booming, it is bursting at the seams. It’s estimated that well over half of all households in the United States own a pet, which translates into about 85 million homes believe it or not. To parse it down, a 2015 analysis concluded that 68% of all …

Scent Marketing: 11 Research-Backed Benefits To Bottom Line

Technically, some form of scent marketing has been around for as long as the people of the world have had noses. Scent has been employed throughout recorded history and almost every ancient culture known to civilization has used fragrance in one way or another, probably …

The Top 5 Scent Marketing Fragrances for Boutique Hotels

Luxury boutique hotels have become a “global phenomenon” that parallels the dynamic nature of both the industry and the needs of today’s vacationers. American entrepreneur, Steve Rubell, first coined the phrase, ‘boutique hotel’ back in the 1980s. At the time, he was referring to his own …

How To Permanently Eliminate Cigarette And Fire Smoke Odors

They say, where there’s smoke there’s fire, but that old saying only tells a part of the story. The rest of the smelly truth concerns the putrid odor smoke leaves behind; it’s like an unwanted houseguest who just won’t go away. Despite the glamour of circling …

6 Scents To Aroma Brand Office Atmosphere & Productivity

Scent branding is a dynamic phenomenon that over the course of the last few years has seeped into almost every major industry in the world. Every business has its own customized message, purpose and audience and audience that selected scents are targeted …

How To Create A Signature Scent Or Custom Branded Fragrance

Let’s face it. Not everyone wants to smell like a movie star and some who may think they do, probably don’t. The idea is to smell like the essence of your brand or business for whatever product or environment it may be that you want to add scent to. But how does one …

Scent Marketer Air-Scent Introduces New Air Care Systems

Air-Scent International, a division of Alpha Aromatics and a U.S. manufacturer of air care systems and environmental hygiene products designed for the “away from home” market, continues to lead the scent marketing industry with the launch of the Scent Styler air freshener system and Scentsia …

The Cents In Scents: How Aroma Branding Increases Revenue

Aroma branding has its roots in the glorious and fragrant past of the ancient world. Perfumes, scents and aromas have been featured in the rituals and medicines of several civilizations including: Greece, Rome and China. Scents have always been recognized and respected for …

Air-Scent Introduces New Packaging For Solid Squair Wafers

Air-Scent International, a division of Alpha Aromatics and a U.S. manufacturer of air care systems and environmental hygiene products designed for the “away from home” market, has introduced new, user-friendly packaging for Solid Squair air freshener wafers. The benefits to the user …

Proven Effective Products For Your Fan Air Freshener Business

Finding the right business can be a challenge. Retail businesses involve demanding hours and most product-oriented businesses often involve a continuous need to go out and generate new business. To succeed, you need to find a product that is not a “fad,” one that will withstand the test …

Air-Scent Appoints Stephen Chung Quality Assurance Director

Air-Scent International, a developer, manufacturer, and distributor of high-quality, professional air freshener dispensers, refills, and restroom hygiene supplies, has announced the addition of Stephen as Director of Quality Assurance. In this In this position, Chung oversees the…

Air-Scent International Launches New Mobile-Friendly Website

Air-Scent® International, a developer, manufacturer, and distributor of high-quality, professional air freshener dispensers, refills, and restroom hygiene supplies, announces the complete redesign and re-launch of its website at www.airscent.com. The new, mobile-friendly site features …