Hi! We're Hoogwegt, the world's leading, privatly owned supplier of dairy and plant-based products and ingredients!

About us

Searching for the perfect employer that empowers your growth and success?

Are you ready for a commercial, logistical or financial career at the world’s leading supplier of dairy products and ingredients? Do you have what it takes to work on innovative business models that add value to our customers? Are you looking for an employer that aims to help shape a more informed, empowered, and sustainable dairy industry?

Hoogwegt | Meelunie, the world’s leading supplier of dairy and plant-based products and ingredients!

Make lasting impact

Do you put your money where your mouth is? Is your preferred work style characterized by diving in headfirst and embracing learning on the go? Can you smell an opportunity from a mile away and jump right on it? If that is three times a yes, you’ll find a perfect fit with us. At Hoogwegt and Meelunie we are looking for entrepreneurial people that like to build and grow. Innovators that keep finetuning and shaping our business and services while adding value to our global customers. Working for us means you’ll have the opportunity to make a real and lasting impact from day one and meet face-to-face with our international customers on day two.

Our Company

We are a globally operating trading company for dairy and plant-based ingredients and products. Hoogwegt is privately owned and has been active since 1965. As the trusted partner for our international suppliers and clients, we build longtime relationships based on trust, reliability, and flexibility. We strive to exceed their expectations by delivering high-quality products in the right place and time, paired with smart global logistics services, tailor-made risk management solutions, and relevant market insights. Our employees take pride in delivering extraordinary results, with the best interest in mind for suppliers, clients, employees, consumers, society, and the environment.

We are energized by the dynamics of an ever-changing market. Being present in every part of the world, we have a keen eye for new opportunities. We continuously scan the market for short-term developments, game-changing megatrends, and the associated developments they bring. We constantly improve our adaptive skills, empowering us to convert any challenge and threat into new possibilities and pragmatic solutions.

We believe that dairy will remain a cornerstone of the global diet. At the same time, we signal the shifting trend towards plant-based alternatives and feel the shared responsibility to provide an answer to the food-producing challenges the world faces. Plant-based options form a valuable and growing addition to our global product portfolio.

Meet us at the Career Talks

During the Star Management Week Hoogwegt and Meelunie will be present at the Career Talks. Meet us at our booth and ask our colleagues anything, from our global commercial business activities to our daily trading challenges or our onboarding program and international career opportunities at our global offices. Come and see how we add vision and value. We are looking forward to meeting you and sign up for the Career Talks!

Can’t wait to meet us & wanna find out more? Have a look at our websites from Hoogwegt and Meelunie to find out more about us!




What are your sustainable initiatives?

Contribute to the future of sustainable food!

United we stand for sustainable agriculture, reducing environmental impact, and contributing to a more balanced food system. This ambition has been transformed into an application for B Corp certification, slated to be accomplished for Meelunie by early 2024. Joining Hoogwegt | Meelunie will offer you the gateway to an inspiring career where you can leave your sustainable footprint on the future of food!

  • Head office Arnhem, NL
  • Number of employees 500
  • Field Trading
  • Certified B-corp? No

What are we looking for?


  • Master
  • Premaster


  • Accounting & Financial Management
  • Business Analytics & Management
  • Business Information Management
  • Finance & Investments
  • Global Business & Sustainability
  • International Management / CEMS
  • Management of Innovation
  • Marketing Management
  • Master in Management
  • Strategic Entrepreneurship
  • Strategic Management
  • Supply Chain Management