Albert Schweizerstraat 33
7131 PG Lichtenvoorde

+31 544 39 05 00


About us

Marel is a global leader in transforming the way food is processed. We support the production of high quality, safe and affordable food by providing software, services, systems and solutions to the fish, meat and poultry processing industries.


Sustainability is at the core of our business, our groundbreaking solutions reduce waste while improving yields and creating economic value.


With a network of over 7,000 people in over 30 countries, we’re always close by and ready to help. From the first spark of inspiration to implementing a solution, we’re committed to excellence in everything we do.


Our vision

In partnership with our customers, we are transforming the way food is processed. Our vision is of a world where quality food is produced sustainably and affordably. We are guided by three core values: unity, innovation and excellence.


Business Units

The following business units are located within our office at Lichtenvoorde.


Marel Meat is the global provider of automated slaughter lines for pigs, cattle and sheep, CO2 stunning systems, cutting and deboning lines, intra logistic systems and waste water treatment systems. We are a full-line supplier: our meat processing equipment, systems and software span the entire production value chain, from the reception of live animals to the dispatch of finished products.


Marel Meat Service provides remote as well as onsite service support, through customized service agreements. We also supply quality spare parts for our customers, to ensure optimal performance of Marel equipment.  Marel is fully equipped to support our customers all over the world. With offices in 30 countries across all regions, forming a global network of highly skilled professionals, our service partnerships keep production lines optimized and competitive.


Marel Food Logistic Systems is specialized in helping organizations optimize, integrate, automate, store and manage the flow of crated goods within a facility. We use the latest control technologies to provide effective and efficient systems for the meat processing and wider food industry.


Marel Water Treatment offers standard and customized systems to treat wastewater so thoroughly that it can be discharged to surface water or reused in a variety of processes. We have over 50 years of experience in wastewater treatment in the food processing industry.



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