Welcome to GELITA!

We are a family-owned company driven by innovation with over 22 sites worldwide. As a specialist in collagen peptides, collagen and gelatin, we produce future-oriented ingredients for the food, dietary supplement and pharmaceutical industries, as well as many other technical applications. And we do so successfully: GELITA is a leading global manufacturer of natural and allergen-free ingredients.

In keeping with our mission "Improving Quality of Life," our goal is to become better every day - for those who trust us and for our environment and future. We value new ways of thinking, innovative impetus and progressive perspectives to develop customer-oriented solutions.

Facts and figures about GELITA

  • Founding year: 1875
  • Over 2,800 employees worldwide
  • More than 22 production sites and five sales offices globally
  • Annual sales of 839 million euros
  • Market share: 23 percent

Sustainable solutions for the future

GELITA creates innovations. Our products play a vital role in a healthy and balanced diet, but at the same time, they are an integral part of a wide variety of medical and technological applications. That is why our focus is and must be on sustainably preserving the resources we use to improve the quality of life for all living beings - whether through collagen peptides, collagen or gelatin.

"Improving Quality of Life" - we make a big promise with our corporate vision and, at the same time, assume a great deal of responsibility. As a globally operating company and one of the world's leading suppliers of gelatin, collagen and collagen peptides, we are particularly committed to sustainable corporate management, the environment, our employees and society. We strive to create added value with our innovative products. At the same time, we are continuously working to develop measures and implement technologies that will enable us to produce as safely and resource-efficiently as possible, both now and in the future.

Our know-how provides our customers with a competitive advantage

Our experience is not just a by-product of our work. GELITA employees are driven by a constant desire and curiosity for innovation: We are looking for "new thinkers" and "improvers" who are interested in joining us on the path to a continuing successful future. Because it is only through our know-how that we enable our customers to implement their ideas and make their work more efficient with new ideas and products.

Our vision, mission and values

Improving Quality of Live - that's what we stand for and what we work for. You can find out exactly what that looks like here.

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GELITA: Vision, Mission, Values
GELITA has a clear organizational structure that is focused on the needs of our customers.

The GELITA Group

Quick decisions and room for innovation - this is what we aim to achieve with our clear organizational structure, which is focused on the needs of our customers.

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