Turnover: 3.7 billion EUR (2021)

Country: Germany

  • A group with over 32,000 employees
  • Dr. Oetker is a German food company, founded in 1891 by August Oetker.
  • The chemical yeast produced by the pharmacist helped the company build its success. In 1919, the company opened its first subsidiary in France
  • the company is active in many sectors: food, transport, banking, hotels, perfumery...
  • In France, the group has two production plants employing around 240 people.
  • 2019 acquisition of Alsa, the French yeast production company
  • This acquisition gives Dr. Oetker a market share of over 50% in the distribution of dessert preparations in supermarkets and hypermarkets.
  • Dr. Oetker had to license the Ancel brand to Sainte Lucie, a company producing products for professionals, in order to maintain competition in the market.

Financial Data

DUNS: 433929502

Legal Name: DR.OETKER FRANCE SAS

Address: 30 RUE LA FAYETTE 28, 67100 STRASBOURG

Number of employees: Entre 100 et 199 salariés (2020)

Capital: 1 000 000 EUR


Financial Data:

Year 2020 2019 2018 2017 2013 2012
Turnover 166 605 669 142 244 634 94 405 368 93 084 362 97 859 312 93 844 974
Gross margin (€) 82 564 924 62 911 710 51 319 256 50 817 280 56 940 295 55 287 915
EBITDA (€) 14 860 733 3 497 137 1 796 434 1 828 488 2 703 093 614 169
Operating profit (€) 14 132 124 2 738 232 1 289 558 1 151 854 2 146 086 203 285
Net profit (€) 9 572 043 1 532 746 1 133 635 1 435 303 2 950 989 -564 468
Turnover growth rate (%) 17,1 50,7 1,4 - 4,3 -
Ebitda margin rate (%) 8,9 2,5 1,9 2 2,8 0,7
Operating margin rate (%) 8,5 1,9 1,4 1,2 2,2 0,2
Working Capital (turnover days) 7,5 13,7 7 10,4 12,3 19,8
Working Capital requirements (turnover days) 20,2 18,6 2,8 -0,8 7,4 14,7
Net margin (%) 5,7 1,1 1,2 1,5 3 -0,6
Added value / Turnover (%) 16,6 11,7 11,8 12 12,2 9,9
Wages and social charges (€) 9 477 554 8 338 963 7 542 828 7 638 650 7 776 340 7 333 294
Salaries / Turnover (%) 5,7 5,9 8 8,2 7,9 7,8

Company Managers:

Position First Name Last Name Age Linkedin
Président Didier MULLER 63
Personne ayant le pouvoir d'engager à titre habituel la société Ulrich CLASSEN 58

Studies mentioning this company

The Yeast Market - France

Other companies mentioned:

  • Lesaffre Groupe
  • AB Mauri Group
  • Lallemand
  • Alsa
  • Dr Oetker
  • Angel Yeast
  • DSM Nutritional products
  • AEB Group
  • Leiber Group
  • La Brioche Dorée (Le Duff Groupe)
  • La Mie Caline (Groupe Monts Fournil)
  • Caves de Rauzan
  • SAF Instant (Lesaffre Groupe)
The pizza market - Belgium

Other companies mentioned:

  • Domino’s Belgium
  • Pizza Hut USA
  • Dr Oetker
  • Pizza Hut Belgique
The pizza market - Spain

Other companies mentioned:

  • Telepizza
  • Pomodoro
  • Pizza Móvil
  • Casa Tarradellas
  • Buitoni (Italpizza Group)
  • CampoFrio Food
  • Palacios
  • Dr Oetker
The pizza market - Austria

Other companies mentioned:

  • Pizza Hut Austria
  • Vapiano
  • L’Osteria
  • Lieferando (takeaway)
  • Mjam
  • Dr Oetker
The pizza market - Germany

Other companies mentioned:

  • Pizza Hut Germany
  • Vapiano
  • L’Osteria
  • Lieferando (takeaway)
  • HelloFresh
  • Delivery Hero - Foodora
  • Dr Oetker
The pizza market - France

Other companies mentioned:

  • Del Arte (Groupe Le Duff)
  • Pizza Paï (Agapes Restauration)
  • Sodebo
  • Big Mamma
  • Domino's Pizza
  • Pizza Hut France
  • Magna
  • Cerelia Groupe
  • Dr Oetker
  • Marie (LDC Groupe)
  • Caesars Pizza
  • Five pizza
  • Api Tech (Mentor Groupe)
The frozen French fries market - France

Other companies mentioned:

  • Bonduelle Groupe
  • Intersnack (Knabber Geback Group)
  • Fruits de la terre
  • McCain Food
  • Dr Oetker
  • Lamb Weston
  • Aviko
  • Agristo
  • Carrefour Groupe
  • E.Leclerc
  • Casino Groupe
  • Auchan groupe
  • Picard Surgelés
  • Lidl
  • Cité Gourmande
The frozen food market - Italy

Other companies mentioned:

  • Amica Natura di Alcass
  • Agrifood-Covalpa: le verdure
  • Svat: la passione del freddo
  • Barilla
  • Cameo
  • Findus France
  • Dr Oetker
The tea market - Brazil

Other companies mentioned:

  • Coca-Cola Brazil
  • Marata
  • Associated British Foods
  • Lipton (Unilever)
  • Dr Oetker