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.

17 Jun 2024

While many consumers are familiar with prebiotics and probiotics, postbiotics are the new kids on the block. With potential health benefits including improved gut health, reduced inflammation and immune support, postbiotics should be on the radar for all health-conscious brands.

06 May 2024

One of the stand-out trends at Natural Products Expo West this year was hydration. From pickle juice shots and hydrating coffee through to gummies promising skin hydration, this claim was spotted everywhere at the Expo.

16 Apr 2024

Amanda Thomas, our Sales & Business Development Manager, and Lauren Robinson, our Marketing Executive, were recently lucky enough to head over to California for the annual Natural Health Products Expo West conference.