Unilever has chosen to become an active participant of the Wageningen Foods Innovation ecosystem. Being close to Wageningen University, worldwide Food Science & Technology university number 1, to tap into strong international knowledge and talent, Unilever opens its doors for others and approach others where they don’t have all the answers. This way, Unilever would like to develop new ways of working that will multiply the impact of its resources and capabilities together.
Startups can be enabled to upscale their process from bench to pilot plant scale. Therefore giving technical guidance, safety and quality awareness. Support through trained operators and processing technologists.
Currently all equipment is split over 3 locations: Vlaardingen, Netherlands; Heilbronn, Germany and Poznan, Poland. All sites will be moved to the Foods Innovation Centre in Wageningen.
For more information contact Caroline Bijkerk, Manager Community of StartLife