site in mittelhausen


Passion and innovation for 50 years

An independent family business which has existed for more than 50 years, Colin Ingredients is headed by Eric Colin, the son of the founder. In addition to a high-performing industrial tool in constant evolution, optimal quality in terms of the taste of products is sought after at all times.
The company is now known on a European level as a key partner by the industry leaders. The production site and headquarters of Colin Ingredients are based in Alsace, in Mittelhausen, the company’s home base.

A complete palette of culinary solutions

built around 3 ranges

Flavouring & colourings

Flavours are the heart of the development of Colin Ingrédients. Within the R&D team, our flavouring experts work each day on innovative solutions adapted to our customers' processes. With colouring, our aim is to keep our formulas as natural as possible !

Vegetable raw materials

Herbs, vegetables, spices, mushrooms, fruits and seeds. This is the source of the know-how of Colin Ingredients, which has developed unique expertise in this area and in the dehydration of raw materials. The company is involved upstream in the cultivation of many vegetables, herbs and spices, and offers the security of a total control of its supply chain.

mixes & functional ingredients

Texturizing agents, preservatives, decorations, aromatic mixes, seasonings.
Thanks to solid R&D resources, our field of exploration is very large, with varied functions. Colin Ingredients relies on its know-how in each area of ingredients to create complete solutions which are as high-performing and natural as possible.

Key figures

 18 000 and 17 000 m2 on 2 sites

of production, packaging and storage surface.


production and packing lines.


An R&D team consisting of engineers, project managers, chefs and flavouring experts.

15 000 tons

of ingredients produced each year.



13 PEople

Insurance and control quality department.

300 peOPLE

The company's total workforce.

82 millions euros