Dr. Oetker launches the world famous Dr. Oetker Ristorante thin crust frozen pizza in South Africa – bringing the “Real Italian Restaurant Taste” into your home.
Dr. Oetker South Africa
In April 2010, Dr. Oetker acquired the well established businesses of “Ital Pizza” – South Africa’s favourite frozen pizza, “Nice’n Easy” frozen meals, and “Green Valley” frozen vegetables from the Finlar group.
In September 2010, the world famous Dr. Oetker Ristorante thin crust frozen pizza was launched in South Africa – bringing the “Real Italian Restaurant Taste” to your home.
With its roots and its headquarters in Bielefeld, Northern Germany, the Dr. Oetker family enterprise pursues its business activities in 40+ countries.
Today, the Dr. Oetker brand can be seen internationally within baking powders, baking mixes, dessert mixes, cereals, conserves, frozen pizza, frozen pizza snacks, yogurts, and chilled desserts and in some countries with national specialities such as savoury snacks, teas, and frozen ready meals.
Production and sales companies operate not only in all European countries, but Dr. Oetker brands can be found on all six continents. The internationalisation of the business will continue to be driven forward allowing more and more consumers to enjoy Dr. Oetker products.
An international family enterprise is growing!
In the beginning of 2010, Richard Oetker, the younger brother of Dr. h. c. August Oetker, becomes chairman of the Dr. Oetker GmbH. He continues to pursue the owner family’s path of entrepreneurial success. The core tenet of this success stems from a constant drive towards ongoing innovation. Dr. Oetker, a family with German roots and international objectives, goes optimistic into the future, always following the principle: "Quality is the best recipe".