Research ＆ Development
We're committed to developing innovative products and services that provide nutrition and health for people and pets everywhere, across all their life stages, in a way that's good for our planet.
We have the most advanced science and innovation network in the food industry and invest CHF 1.6bn every year in R&D as an engine for growth.
Our 4 000 employees worldwide – from scientists and engineers to nutritionists and regulatory specialists – are key to our success and help drive sales growth through scientific research and fast innovation.
Whether the focus is on developing delicious plant-based foods that support healthier, more sustainable diets, solutions to tackle packaging waste, affordable nutrition for all, or personalized nutrition, we’re constantly improving our products and services and innovating to create new ones.
Discover more about Nestlé R&D in this section, read our latest news and meet our people.
Our global network
R&D visionWithout our R&D Nestlé could not have become the food industry leader in nutrition, health and wellness. Read more about the future of Nestlé Research.Read More
Our vision and innovative natureWe have a dynamic global network of Nestlé R&D centres working on scientific research and product development.Read More