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Doehler is one of the world’s leading producers, marketers and suppliers of natural ingredients, ingredient systems and integrated solutions for the food and beverage industry. Using nature and innovative technologies as our starting point, we always go one step further to create real added value for customers and consumers.

From a unique range of raw materials, we extract ingredients that bring the very best of nature into your products.

Competences & Capabilities

We offer a broad range of natural and plant based food & beverage ingredients:

  • Natural flavours, extracts and colours
  • Health ingredients
  • Cereal & malt ingredients
  • Plant-based ingredients
  • Fermented ingredients
  • Fruit & vegetable ingredients
  • Dry fruit & vegetable ingredients
  • Ingredient systems

Besides our natural ingredients portfolio & access to a wide variety of raw materials our core competences are:

  • Access to the most innovative and sustainable food processing technologies.
  • Development of innovative products and product applications including advice on food safety and microbiology, food law as well as Sensory & Consumer Science.
  • Comprehensive market intelligence & trend monitoring.

Riedstrasse, 64295 Darmstadt, Germany


Marco Schmidt
+49 61 513 061 276

Partner in the following EIT Food projects

Public Engagement

Influencer marketing for EIT Food: the EIT Food Ambassadors Programme

Launching a new sustainable product doesn’t necessarily create new consumer eating habits


Healthier Tuber Snacks with Infused Nutrients

The intention is to innovate in the area of “savory snacks” by expanding the types of vegetable crisps

Public Engagement

The FutureKitchen Virtual Reality and EatingHealthy Video Infotainment Series

Incorporating smart kitchen devices developed by our very own 



FOODMIO will serve as a catalyst for the creation of sustainable and tangible solutions to real-life product development challenges by eclectic and creative food professionals


Tasty Texture: Tailored fibre/protein-rich vegetarian Health Power food & novel extrusion technology platform

We aim to enlarge plant-based food offerings beyond meat analogues by a novel process combination for structuring protein and fibres obtained also from side-stream materials to develop a range of consumer valued tasty, healthier and sustainably processed alternatives to the currently popular starch based, energy dense products


EIT Food Accelerator Network

Once you have applied for FAN, you will go through a rigorous selection process where you will be judged by a series of experts including successful entrepreneurs, investors and experts from the agriculture and food industries


EIT Food Digital Marketplace for Side Streams

The following intermediate steps are required


Seedbed Incubator

SEEDBED APPLICATIONS OPEN FROM MONDAY 13TH JANUARY - SUNDAY 15TH MARCH This multi-location Launch programme trains and supports teams over a six-month period to help them better understand the needs of their customers and validate their business ideas