Vital Flavours & Fragrances was incorporated in 1993 by Shyam Apte, M.Sc, UDCT in the vibrant-commercial city of MUMBAI, the commercial capital of India under the able guidance of Dr Bhalchandra Apte (with over 40 years experience in pharma formulation & allied industries).


VFF has state-of-the-art facility having all modern equipment installed in R&D, QC & Manufacturing Dept. to cater the ever growing needs of business. We have capacity to handle 2 Tons compounding per day at our dedicated facility in Mumbai.

Skill-Set and Value Add:

Over the last decade and a half, VFF has created and crafted excellent flavours & fragrances for Pharmaceutical, Food, Beverage, Confectionery and Oral Care Product industries with outstanding results.

VFF is built on a strong Technical foundation and clubbed with its collaborative approach with the customer’s project team, is in a position to offer the much needed cost to performance ratio. This gives VFF a niche in the ever increasing competitive market.

The creative edge to the products is given by our very experienced and skilled team who has in-depth technical knowledge and a very good understanding and sense of market preferences & regional likings.

Our team understands the dynamics of the client needs and addresses these changing needs through hard work, creativity in product development and common sense. The result of this approach is an ever growing list of our clientele. VFF stands committed to serving and satisfying all its clients by providing on-time quality products.

At VFF the driving force is sheer passion & its reflection is clearly visible in the matchless quality products being produced at our dedicated ISO 9001:2000 facility in Mumbai.


VFF has an advantage of the geographical positioning of its manufacturing plant which is in Mumbai city and yet close to the modern port of Nhava Sheva. This gives us a cutting edge over material movement management and better control over the flow of goods and materials to and from our plant. This and the strong marketing and network/logistics established over the years help us in giving prompt service to our long distance clients.


Our ISO 9001:2000 Manufacturing plant strictly adheres to and follows the guidelines of PFA, GRAS & FEMA.


R&D Services

With help of very experienced team who has vast knowledge of market preferences & regional likings we are in position to offer following services.

  Masking bitterness in pharma products thus making products more acceptable/palatable to consumer.
  Create Products with excellent cost to performance.
  Develop novel tailor-made aromas addressing the consumer preference using finest ingredients.
  Match existing products.