"Sense the difference": Our worldwide network is dedicated to nothing but food and nutrition.

Our Market Segments

Our Food & Nutrition teams are geared to turning category defining trends into marketable products. We always have our fingers on the pulse when it comes to the latest developments and trends. We have experts in all of the relevant market sectors. This allows us to offer expertise and knowledge in each of these categories:

Stories & Trends

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Market Segments

How we serve the industry

We are the industry’s leading distributor and service provider for food ingredients. Whether you are looking for flavors, colors, enzymes, hydrocolloids, emulsifiers, stabilizers, sweeteners or health ingredients, we support your every need.

Linking product quality, formulation expertise and market knowledge to deliver the best performance in a product’s taste, texture, nutritional composition and shelf-life is our daily business. Our experts work with our customers to choose the right ingredients for their products. At the same time, our specialists develop solutions that are tailor-made for each customer’s unique and specific needs. From dairy to meat products, from bakery to beverages, from confectionary to convenience food, we’ve got all the bases covered.

Passionate about food & nutrition

Proud to have experts at home and around the world, benefiting from fully equipped application and development centers, offering specialized technical service capabilities and excellent service: this is what defines Brenntag Food & Nutrition.

We've got you covered. Our specialized teams are at your service in the universe of food. We offer a broad portfolio of high-quality ingredients and create tailor-made food formulations, no matter how small or large our partner's needs are. We provide innovative and smart approaches for food products that appeal to all senses. Thereby, we put your requirements at the heart of everything we do and can help to increase efficiency along your supply chain. We deliver on Brenntag's safety and sustainability promise and reduce your compliance burdens with support from our regulatory experts.

We are dedicated to better nutrition, and always take getting the right texture of the finished product, food safety and the shelf-life of the product into consideration. We do all of this while creating attractive products that succeed in terms of color and taste. We are constantly looking for healthier options and nutritious formulations that satisfy every appetite. It is our ambition to bring the future of food and nutrition onto the dinner table.

Brenntag Food & Nutrition brings together everything from creation excellence to exceptional distribution capabilities and merges with the legacy of Brenntag. It is true value – it is more than you think!

Our regional Nutrition teams provide strong technical and industry expertise to the entire market: food products, beverages, functional foods, animal nutrition and pet food. They will offer you the right specialized support to ensure you can keep developing exciting products and concepts aligned to your needs and the needs of the marketplace. Whether it is about the latest trends in the food world like plant-based and immunity or basic formulation challenges, our experts are here to help and offer you a portfolio of special food ingredients and services.

Michiel van Genugten
Vice President Global Industry Development Nutrition, Brenntag Group

A living network

Our more than 900 technical experts and commercial staff form an experienced, enthusiastic and diverse food and nutrition group of dedicated employees for our partners. Brenntag Food & Nutrition aspires to be a living network, sharing best practices, knowledge and insights among each other and with our business partners – ultimately with the aim to turn trends into marketable products for you.

At your service in the universe of food

Brenntag Food & Nutrition offers unparalleled technical services. Through our 28 Food Application & Development Centers around the globe, we create tailor-made food formulations. You will get smart solutions and innovative approaches that strike the right balance – from a product’s taste and texture to its appearance and shelf-life.

We are at home everywhere in the world

Brenntag Food & Nutrition is perfectly positioned to cater to its business partners on a local level. Thanks to our strong infrastructure in 77 countries, we are engrained in local cultures and business. You will benefit from this extensive market, industry and product know-how, which includes our deep understanding of local regulations, policies, challenges and developments.

Backed by Brenntag strengths

Our partners benefit from Brenntag’s distribution excellence and supply chain infrastructure. We have a broad and deep product offering, and work with the best suppliers in the industry. We deliver on Brenntag’s safety and sustainability promise and reduce your compliance burdens. This allows us to fulfill the ever-growing safety, quality and regulatory requirements that we all face.

Get in touch

Excellent service is our day-to-day goal. We take the time to listen to your requirements and bring you in contact with the right food ingredients experts to address your product development or reformulation challenges. Partner with Brenntag Food & Nutrition and you will sense the difference.

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