About us

Van der Does Spice Brokers is Europe’s number one spice brokerage house. Van der Does Spice Brokers is your reliable and independent partner in the spice business, whether it concerns spices, herbs, seeds or dehydrated vegetables. Let our combined volumes enable you to purchase at the best possible conditions.





Van der Does is a renowned authority in the dynamics of spices. Drawing on the expertise of our in-house specialists and experts in the fields that matter to our clients, Van der Does insights examine the trends of today and the innovations that could shape tomorrow.



Van der Does Spice Brokers' unique approach to spice brokerage centres on objective and pertinent advice, driven by intelligent and trusted relationships. Expert at navigating the complexities of today’s world of spices. We work according to the four-eyes principle.


With Van der Does Spice Brokers, you can expect personal service and an exacting attention to detail. Our brokers are on hand and accessible, working together to cater to every aspect of your needs. We gladly invite you to contact us to find out more about our services.
Our key values are integrity, objectivity and creativity. Combined with hands-on approach with a strong focus on longterm relationships.

BRC Certified

Van der Does Spice Brokers are pleased to announce the recent certification under the British Retail Consortium (BRC) standard for food safety.

DNV-GL has granted us certification according to the BRC Agents & Brokers Standard after a successful audit. With this Van der Does Spice Brokers becomes the first sole spice brokerage house to be BRC certified. BRC Global Standards is a leading safety and quality certification programme with certification issued through a worldwide network of accredited certification bodies. The standards guarantee the standardisation of quality, safety and operational criteria and ensure that manufacturers fulfil their legal obligations and provide protection for the end consumer.

BRC Certificate

Corporate Social Responsibility

We strongly believe in the principles of Corporate Social Responsibility – of achieving success in ways that honor ethical values and respect people, communities and the natural environment.

Equal to protecting the health and safety of our employees, we consider environmental stewardship among our most important business responsibilities. This belief is only reinforced as our operations extend to virtually every corner of the globe.

Actions to protect our employees and preserve the environment for those who follow are based on more than a moral impulse; initiatives such as these help ensure the short-and long-term viability of our company. Working in harmony with the environment and supporting those in our communities that need support provides our stakeholders with a real sense of Van der Does values. We operate globally in ways that honor our values and respect the people, communities, and natural environment in which we work and live. We know the importance of backing words with responsible actions that support our stakeholders.