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.

27 Nov 2023

As Movember shines a light on Men's Health, it's crucial to address concerns often overlooked. Brands should embrace a holistic approach, considering stress relief, prostate health, and reproductive needs.

30 Oct 2023

With the heightened focus on mental wellness in recent years, there are great innovation opportunities for products that can help people relax, sleep better and de-stress.

27 Sep 2023

If you are thinking about capitalising on market interest in vegan gummies, you will need to manage both formulation changes and processing changes. Let our technical expert, Mahshid, walk you through how to create the ultimate vegan gummy.