Willy Benecke. Your expert for gum arabic, guar gum, hydrocolloids and other natural products. When it comes to the selection and manufacturing of our products, we go to great lengths to ensure that the highest quality standards are maintained.


About us

Our products are tailored to meet the individual needs of each and every client.


We source our goods directly in the countries of origin and take the utmost care in selecting our suppliers.


Since 2012, Willy Benecke’s affiliate SprayCom has been producing spray-dried gum arabic in Germany.


Our tried and tested quality management system means that we can guarantee that our clients enjoy reliable product safety.


The superior quality of our natural raw materials is at the very heart of what we do.


Should you have any questions or require any further information, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Why Willy Benecke?

Willy Benecke is your reliable partner for natural hydrocolloids.

In addition to its warehouses, the Willy Benecke Group comprises the warehousing company Karl-Heinz Söth Lagerhausbetrieb Gmbh as well as the SprayCom GmbH – a cutting-edge facility for the production of spray-dried gum arabic.

Since 1954, our Hamburg-based, family-run enterprise, headed by Thorsten and Soeren Hauser, has guaranteed its customers the very highest quality and service standards. This is made possible by our rigorous selection process and comprehensive monitoring of products and producers.

With over 60 years of experience and numerous long-standing relationships with suppliers and producers, we have a wealth of expertise when it comes to this extremely demanding market.

This enables us to cater for the individual needs of our customers.

Willy Benecke’s strengths include high stock levels that enable us to deliver our products just-in-time. We also provide our clients with a high level of personal service, supporting them not only with information regarding market activity and purchasing decisions but also the long-standing expertise of our in-house laboratory.

Our family-run enterprise has a team of 40 highly motivated and specialised employees, who are more than happy to deal with your enquiries.

Comprehensive service

FSSC certified

Guaranteed quality

60 years of experience

Product overview

Gum arabic

Guar gum powder

Locust bean gum powder

Gum xanthan

Gum karaya

Gum ghatti



Gum tragacanth

Gum olibanum

Gum myrrh

Gum opoponax

Gum benzoin

Gum elemi

Gum asafoetida

Gum styrax

Gum damar

Gum copal