About the Südzucker Group

Südzucker Group produces sugar and specialty sugar products, functional food ingredients, frozen and chilled pizzas, starch, starch saccharification products, portion-pack articles,  ethanol, animal feed, as well as fruit preparations and fruit juice concentrates.

Südzucker operates worldwide with its BENEO and Freiberger divisions and the fruit segment. The sugar, starch, starch saccharification products, bioethanol and PortionPack businesses focus on Europe.

We service the food industry, retailers, and the animal feed and petroleum industries with our products. We are customer focused and reliable.

Our business model is based on handling agricultural raw materials sustainably. We conserve resources when producing our products and utilize the agricultural raw materials to the fullest extent possible.

Our business is founded on integrating our activities into rural regions, conforming to European standards for compliance, human rights and working conditions, and adhering to the requirements for healthy, safe food.

Our employees contribute diverse experience, skills, personalities and cultures to Südzucker. Our employees’ knowledge, abilities and diversity make us successful. Practicing diversity is part of our corporate culture.


Group structure

Sugar is our core business. But the Südzucker Group also engages in a wide range of other business activities. Learn more about our segments and divisions.

Global and local. At home in over 30 countries.

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