Our partners

Our partners

We are growing worldwide as a technology leader in better food and health. We believe innovations can only be accelerated in joint efforts, working together with our customers and in international networks.

We at NIZO cooperate with other research institutes and academia worldwide to offer our customers the best solutions and strengthen their competitive advantage.

Gilde Healthcare

Gilde Healthcare has joined NIZO food research as a shareholder to facilitate long term growth.



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NIZO food research is partner in the Top Institute Food & Nutrition (TIFN) alliance of industry and research organisations to strengthen the innovative position of the Dutch food industry.



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NIZO food research studies genomes of food-relevant bacteria in collaboration with the Centre for Molecular and Biomolecular Informatics (CMBI) of Radboud University Nijmegen.


Kluyver Centre

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The Kluyver centre for Genomics of Industrial Fermentation. NIZO food research is involved in one of the three Genomics Centres of Excellence instigated by the Netherlands Genomics Initiative, boosting the Genomics research on industrial micro-organisms.



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The strategic partnership between NIZO food research and Essensor combines a good understanding of consumer preferences and trends with advanced technologies for product innovation.


Sportcentrum Papendal

NIZO food research and Sportcentrum Papendal are working together to link the effects of ingredients and foods on the performance, physiology and achievements of athletes.


Immuno Valley

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Operating in the at the interface of human and animal health, NIZO works together with almost 40 partners in Immuno Valley.



BaseClear logo

Innovation partner to offer state-of-the-art microbial genomic solutions and DNA analysis.


Wageningen UR

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Wageningen UR works in the domain of healthy food and living environment for governments and the business community-at-large. NIZO food research regularely works with Wageningen University in several projects.



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Eat2Move center of excellence focuses on the importance of diet and exercise for the conditino of people East2Move brings disciplines together and promotes interaction: between researc intsitutions and companies, between the practice of (elite) sports and care. This creates synergy.



The Centre of Excellence (CoE) for Food Product & Process Modelling, comprising PSE and NIZO, provides a single-point service for food characterisation and predictive modelling. Process Systems Enterprise (PSE) is the leading supplier of Advanced Process Modelling software and digital design and operation technology and services to the process industries.


Food Valley NL

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NIZO is a partner in Food Valley NL, an organisation that aims to increase innovation by bringing together knowledge and entrepreneurship in an effective way.