We support the entire process from the idea to the finished product.

Our comprehensive know-how and global resources are at your disposal to deliver tailored solutions for your business needs. Together we will navigate your idea to success.

You want to have an expert opinion on your food & beverage idea?

Welcome to the Döhler Idea Lab. Describe your idea to us, and we will give you feedback upon potential roadblocks, partners that might be interesting for you to talk to, or ideally we are interested in pursuing your idea together with you.

The better you describe the idea to us, the better we can give feedback to you. Interested? Then get in touch with us!

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You have an idea, we deliver the Idea2Market solution!

Our complete know-how and global resources are at your disposal to offer tailored solutions that fit exactly to your business needs. Together we navigate your idea to success:

Product & application know-how
Global R&D network with leading expertise in processing & application

Regulatory services
Tailored advice in food safety, regulatory and technical challanges

Enabling technologies & scale-up
Full competence in process technology: from scale up to industrial size

Worldwide raw material access
Reliable sources for high-quality and traceable fruit & vegetable supply

Supply chain solutions
State-of-the-art production and logistics infrastructure for food & beverage needs

Consumer & market intelligence
In-house sensory & consumer-science and trend monitoring capacities

Financial support
Innovative models for financial support through our Seed Program and Döhler Ventures fund

Global network
Advice and multiplication opportunities through our suppliers, academic network and independent industry experts

Connect your expertise with others

Innovation Network

We do not have all the answers, but we can connect you to someone who does. We do thousands of introductions every year.

Our innovation network includes:


Internationally renowned universities and research institutions in food and beverage science. We have a constant interaction through joint research projects, collaboration agreements and funding of Ph.D. theses.

Independent industry experts

Worldwide access to technical and commercial advice through our independent expert network in the food & beverage industry. You can rely on us and our network!


Global network of highly specialised suppliers, especially in the field of safe, traceable and sustainable processing of fruit & vegetables. We have various collaborations to mutually enrich know-how in raw materials.

If you are interested to join the circle, we would be happy to discuss with you.

Besides further members to our innovation network we are always looking for entrepreneurial-minded people with passion for the food & beverage industry to work with us.