About Us


The BENEO-Institute, founded by BENEO in 2009, is committed to promoting innovation and excellence in the use of functional food and beverage ingredients. The BENEO-Institute has far-ranging knowledge and capabilities in the areas of Nutritional Science, Regulatory Affairs and Nutrition Communication and includes experts from different scientific backgrounds such as biology, bio-chemistry, food chemistry, food science, food technology, bio-engineering and nutritional science. The BENEO-Institute’s overall objective is to help food and beverage manufacturers find innovative solutions and develop new products which provide nutrition and health benefits substantiated by nutritional science. The BENEO-Institute is an initiative of BENEO. https://www.beneo.com/beneo-institute


The BENEO product portfolio consists of functional ingredients with nutritional and technical advantages, derived from chicory roots, beet sugar and rice. Through a unique chain of expertise, including the BENEO-Institute, BENEO actively supports industry partners in the development of more balanced and healthy food products. BENEO is a division of the Südzucker Group, employs almost 900 people and has production units in Belgium, Chile, Germany and Italy.


The Information presented in this website is scientifically sound and for educational purposes only, targeted to health care professionals. It may not be construed as any statement or claim which would be subject to national food legislation. This information is presented solely upon the condition that the recipients carry out their own legal assessment as to its suitability for their purposes under the relevant countries’ laws. The information is provided by the BENEO-Institute and whilst we endeavor to keep the information up-to-date and correct, we make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the website or the information, products, services, or related graphics contained on the website for any purpose. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk. In no event will we be liable for any loss or damage including without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any loss or damage whatsoever arising from loss of data or profits arising out of or in connection with the use of this website. Through this website you are able to link to other websites which are not under the control of the BENEO-Institute. We have no control over the nature, content and availability of those sites. The inclusion of any links does not necessarily imply a recommendation or endorse the views expressed within them. Every effort is made to keep the website up and running smoothly. However, the BENEO-Institute takes no responsibility for and will not be liable for the website being temporarily unavailable due to technical issues beyond our control.


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BENEO-Institute c/o BENEO GmbH, Maximilianstrasse 10, 68165 Mannheim, Germany
Phone +49 621 421-150 – Fax +49 621 421-160
Email: contact @ beneo.com
The legal representatives of BENEO GmbH are the members of the board of directors:
Dr. Mike Eberle, Andreas Herber, Niels E. Hower, Dominique Speleers
Register Court: County court Mannheim, No. HRB 701800, VAT DE 253 691 060