This is us.

Kräuter Mix GmbH – Passion for Plants

  • Medium-sized production and trading company for herbal raw materials
  • Family-owned company in the third and fourth generation
  • Locations: Abtswind, Wiesentheid
  • Founded 1919
  • Sectors: Food, phytopharmaceuticals, tea, extracts, spirits, pet food
  • Turnover 2018: 115 million Euro
  • Export share 2018: 50 percent
  • 420 employees


Managing partners: Christoph Mix, Bernhard Mix
Managing director: Silke Wurlitzer

Range of products:

  • Dried vegetables, dried mushrooms, culinary herbs, spices, spice blends, superfoods
  • Herbal raw materials, phytopharmaceutical active ingredients, medicinal herbs, medicinal teas
  • Herbal and fruit teas
  • Services: Germ reduction, protective treatment of stocks, raw material refinement (cleaning, cutting, grinding, mixing, hand picking)
  • logistics, storage

Here you can find out more about our range of products

Raw material procurement:

  • Procurement on global raw materials markets from the best cultivation and collection areas
  • National and international contract cultivation
  • Development of sustainable supply structures
  • International project work

Here you can find out more about Procurement


  • Gentle raw material refinement on modern, high-performance systems
  • Processes: Drying, cleaning, cutting, grinding, mixing, hand picking, germ reduction, GMP production, protective treatment of stocks
  • Processing lines (separated by product groups), mixing units for powder, fine and coarse cuts, systems for powder creation (hot and cold grinding), stock protective treatment systems (PH₃, CO₂), Care-Mix germ reduction systems with saturation steam (continuous and batch processes) for all cut sizes and powder, hand picking, semi-automatic filling system (block bottom bags, cans), fully automatic packing lines (tubular bags)

Here you can find out more about Production


  • Instrumental analyses
  • Physico-chemical analyses
  • Pharmacopoeia analyses
  • Sensory analyses

Here you can find out more about our Laboratory


  • FSSC 22000
  • Production authorization for medicinal products
  • GMP
  • Animal Feed registration (EC Regulation 183/2005)
  • GMP+ B1
  • Eco (EC Regulation 834/2007; DE-ÖKO-001)
  • NOP
  • Kosher (parve)
  • Halal (683687-DE-8102)
  • EMAS (incl. ISO 14001)
  • SMETA 4 Pillars Audit (Sedex Members Ethical Trade Audit)
  • FDA Facility Registration (Nr. 12763528862)
  • AEO

Here you can find out more about our Certifications

Facts & Figures


  • Storage area: 64,000 m², pest-protected
  • Storage volume: 415,000 m³
  • Pallets: 95,000
  • Average stock: 23,000 tons
  • Storage technology: Mobile storage shelves, double-deep pallet warehouses, rack pallets

Here you can find out more about Logistics