Bell’s Analytical Services group provides best-in-class direction to our internal teams and customers. With more than 50 years’ industry experience, the technical support provided by our analytical team is an integral part of the fragrance creation process. We believe in a transparent analytical process, and our department works closely with you to assist with any analytical challenges that you may encounter in the development of your product. Our support continues long after your product goes to market. We view you as a partner, and are on hand to provide technical support at any point.


Bell works with state-of-the-art instrumental equipment, and has extensive expertise in the evaluation of essential oils, flavors, perfume compositions and ingredient specialties. We use cutting-edge analytical techniques that have been developed and tested in close collaboration with universities and research institutes.

Quality Management

Product safety and high quality are of the utmost priority in our fragrance development and manufacturing processes. Our extensive quality control and risk management system guarantees that only raw materials of the highest quality will be used in our final products. We are ISO9001 certified.

Capabilities & Equipment

  • Gas chromatographs/mass spectrometers (GC-MS)
  • High Pressure Liquid Chromatograph (HPLC)
  • Sampling techniques include…
    • Static/dynamic headspace
    • Direct thermal desorption
    • Solid phase microextraction (SPME)
    • Stir bar sorbtive extraction (SBSE)

The Difference

Collaborative & Shared Analytical

We openly share our methodologies involving the analysis of our material. This transparent communication is second nature to us. We constantly receive superlative feedback from our customers regarding our responsiveness and service. No project is too big or too small for us. We challenge you to challenge us!

We’re All Connected

Collaboration between Bell perfumers and flavorists, as well as sensory and analytical teams globally, catalyzes great ideas.

Speed and Turnaround

We understand that speed to market is critical. While we take a project-specific approach, our tested processes allow for rapid and accurate responses that meet your analytical needs. Our international team of experts allows for fast profiling of fragrances