About Us


For more than 265 years, we have been inspired by the belief that it’s amazing what can happen over a cup of coffee. Today our coffee & tea portfolio is available in over 140 countries around the world through iconic household names including: Jacobs, Tassimo, Moccona, Senseo, L’OR, Douwe Egberts, Super, Kenco, Pilao & Gevalia. 

Company Overview

Our Heritage

Johann Jacobs and Egbert Douwes didn't know where their journeys would lead them.

They just believed that everyone deserved the coffee they love. 
And that's what we still stand for today.

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Ethics and integrity

We have simple principles which define how we do business. 


Our Investors

We are a privately held company owned by Acorn Holdings B.V. (majority share), in partnership with 
Mondelēz International Inc. (minority shareholder).

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Meet our

leadership team

The JACOBS DOUWE EGBERTS leadership team has significant experience leading consumer goods organisations around the world.


Our Why

we are inspired by our belief that...

It's amazing what can happen over a cup of coffee

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