Croatian perfume market

  • Scent of shamelessness

    Here is a second shameless false claim that came from Tomislac Vrbanec, a self-proclaimed perfumer: after GIP Grasse confirmed he usurped GIP diploma, ISIPCA fact-checked the claim that he “continued his professional education” at the oldest perfumery school in the world. He did not, again.

    Tomislav Vrbanec Biography ISIPCA fact check 1
  • Scent of scam – Tomislav Vrbanec, “the perfumer”

    He simply usurped the title issued by our famous school, but without having the slightest certificate – wrote the director of Grasse Institute of Perfumery.

  • A perfume fraud promoted in European Parlament

    The story behind 10 banned perfumes, which made it all the way to the Guinness Book of World Records and the European Parliament.