Knowledge, creativity & collaboration. Ingredient solutions for building great products.

What we do

Hawkins Watts are leaders in specialised food, beverage and supplement ingredients, with an unmatched commitment to innovation, quality and service.

Our team of technical experts are ready to collaborate with you to solve project roadblocks and create innovative new concepts. Working with you to fully understand your applications to find the very best solutions. From running technical training sessions to hosting customers in our laboratories for product development sessions, our support & specialty ingredients are second to none.

Our ingredients

We represent many of the world’s leading ingredient companies with a broad product portfolio, specialising in Texture, Health & Nutrition, Colour, Flavour, & More.


Thickening, Gelling, Stabilising
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Health & Nutrition

Enriching, Replacing, Substituting
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Enhancing, Correcting, Protecting
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Differentiating, Enhancing, Modifying
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& More

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Find the perfect ingredient for your next challenge

Discover innovative ingredients that will help you go in the right direction.

Our expertise

Innovative technical support combined with in-house application laboratories.

Focused on the Australian and New Zealand markets, our team of highly experienced food technologists work collaboratively, sharing knowledge and experience, to find the best solution for you.

Trend reports

Get in-depth insights into the latest food ingredient trends, expert analysis & recommendations.

19 Feb 2024

Not all Vitamin D is created equal. In this blog article, our health & nutrition experts Amanda and Michael look at whether there are significant differences between Vitamin D2 and Vitamin D3, and what this means for food and supplement manufacturers.

08 Feb 2024

The powdered beverage market is experiencing rapid global growth, driven by convenience, sustainability, and health-conscious consumer trends.

18 Dec 2023

As 2023 winds down, anticipation for next year's trends grows. Our analysis, drawing from key industry voices like Mintel, Circana, and The Food People, highlights three dominant trends: 'Hack my Health,' 'Trust the Process,' and 'Sustainable Choices.'