TITLE

Textron plan: Turn scents into dollars

AUTHOR(S)
Kachadourian, Gail
PUB. DATE
September 2000
SOURCE
Automotive News;9/11/2000, Vol. 75 Issue 5893, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the development of a vehicle with a fragrance system and scented vehicle components by Textron Automotive Co. in North America. Relevance of the concept in masking interior odors; Role of Jeffrey Rose, vice president of technology on the discovery of the concept; Efforts in patenting a concept allowing drivers to match scents with radio station preferences.
ACCESSION #
3597116

 

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