Our Company

We are proud manufacturers of over 750 world class products in flavours, fragrances and essential oils. These are consumed in industries like pharmaceuticals, foods, beverages and confectionery. Our products are used in various forms such as medicines, cosmetics, soaps, perfumes, beverages, tobacco, bakery products, dairy, confectionery and sweets. We unveil sensorial experiences, enriching your world, your lives every day.


Vital has been headed by three generations of Apte family since its inception. It all began with Dr. Bhalchandra Apte, an M.Sc Biochemist with a PhD in Cancer Research.who incorporated Vital Flavours and fragrances in 1993. He brought with him over 40 years of experience in pharma & allied industries. He was followed by his son Mr. Shyam Apte, who joined the business. Later on, Mr.Nikhil Apte, the third generation of family, with an MS in Process Systems Engineering from Carnegie Mellon University (USA) joined the business. Vital is based in the vibrant city of Mumbai, the commercial capital of India.


  • At Vital, our mission is to continuously meet and exceed expectations in accordance with the current & upcoming market trends, through sustained innovation and creative ideas that inspire world.
  • We believe in creating value inspiring products that enrich lives and make a difference.


  • We at Vital, aim to inculcate a sense of happiness through our products by creating products that mimic nature closely.

Core Values


We adhere to our founding values of morality, hard work & transparency. We believe it’s important to maintain high ethical standards. We unwaveringly put in efforts to keep honest & open communications with our clients. It’s these efforts that have successfully helped us establish positive & healthy relations with our clients.


Quality and Consistency are the cornerstones of every flourishing business. Vital believes in delivering consistent results in every possible aspect; be it quality, cost effectiveness or delivery schedules.


Creativity is a core value that reflects the amount of passion within an organization. Apart from delivering efficient, accurate and consistent solutions, we always endeavour to inspire.


At Vital, we stand committed to not just our clients, but also to our employees & our mission and vision. Our work speaks to the level of dedication we maintain throughout all the levels of businesses.

Our Business Model


VFF has the following compliances which ensure quality production activities:

Apart from the above accreditations, we comply to global regulatory requirements for a F & F company. Our ISO manufacturing plant strictly adheres to guidelines set forth by FSSAI along with other international norms & regulations.



Vital has a state-of-the-art facility with modern equipment installed in R&D, QC & Manufacturing Dept. to cater the ever growing needs of our business. The various products are the outcome of sound technical expertise and fundamentals combined with a manufacturing plant adhering to GMP and Quality.
We have a team of Product Evaluators, Quality Control personnel, well whetted Packaging and Distribution channels which ensure on-schedule distribution of products.