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Companies in Germany

The Emsland Group is an internationally operating company that manufactures innovative products for the processing industry based on raw materials from vegetables
Emsland Food GmbH emerged from the takeover of the industrial businesses for potato refinement products of Bestfoods Deutschland GmbH and consists of the Cloppenburg, Wittingen and Hagenow plants.
Emsland Group or Emsland Staerke; Emsland-Stärke GmbH is Germany's largest producer of potato starch. The company also manufactures dehydrated potato flakes and granules. 
Emsland Stärke's Wietzendorf starch factory produces high quality potato starch and potato protein.
Originally founded by Pfanni Otto Eckart KG in 1966, the Cloppenburg plant has belonged to the Emsland Group since 2000. Since then, the plant has specialized in the production of potato flakes.
In 1970 Hagenow was a production site for French fries; the products flake puree and dumpling powder were added later.
The Wittingen plant was founded in 1962 from the company C.H. The Knorr food factories were built and also became part of the Group through their acquisition by the Emsland Group in April 2000.
At Emsland Staerke's main production facility in Emlichheim, up to 918,000 tonnes of potatoes are processed annually for the production of starch products.