About DDW

DDW delivers high quality natural colouring ingredients to food and beverage manufacturers across the globe.

Founded in 1865, DDW operates 11 manufacturing facilities on five continents. The product standards resulting from our quality systems exceed those required by national and global food agencies. In addition, we back those standards with a global team of dedicated professionals and 150 years of experience in the colouring industry. This combination of innovation, experience, and dedication makes us the best source for companies looking for food and beverage colourings.

With the growing demand for natural colours and colouring foods in Europe, DDW has opened its newest production site in Cork, Ireland. This state-of-the-art, custom-built site is focused on the manufacturing of water and oil soluble natural colours and coloring foods blends.


Color Bar

The DDW Color Selector

Do you have a color in mind to give your product that vibrant burst of distinction?

Use the DDW Color Selector below to select a coloring food for your specific requirements.

Color availability will vary by application and processing method. DDW will work closely with you to select the best color option for you product.

Our Commitments

  • 100% natural and simple label.
  • Guaranteed food safety and quality.
  • Principles of sustainability.