New Partner Announcement! – Südzucker Group

Mar 8, 2022

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We’re excited to introduce you to our newest corporate partner, Südzucker Group

As a major player in the food industry, Südzucker Group is looking to increase its investments and activities in leveraging plant-based solutions. They recognize that open innovation and close cooperation with agrifood and circular economy startups will play a crucial role in achieving their 2026 PLUS group strategy.

Partnering with EIT Food and the EIT Food Accelerator Network is a significant step that will enable them to engage with some of the most promising startups within the agrifood sector. Commenting on the broader purpose of the partnership, Florian Weber, Head of New Business Development at Südzucker Group states:

Südzucker Group is passionate about innovation that is leveraging the power of plants across the whole value chain from farm to fork. We are excited to join forces with the leading European innovation program EIT Food and to collaborate with game changing agrifood startups of the EIT Food Accelerator Network to bring innovative, bio- based and sustainability solutions to customers and consumers

Florian Weber, Head of New Business Development at Südzucker Group 

We’re delighted to welcome Südzucker Group to the EIT Food ecosystem, it is clear that their diverse product & system portfolio, along with their 100+ years of expertise will strengthen the ecosystem and provide valuable opportunities to startups.


Application deadline extended ONLY for Seedbed until April 10 23:59 CET

Launch - Seedbed Incubator

Accelerate - EIT Food Accelerator Network

Scale - RisingFoodStars

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