A company’s history is always also the story of the people who are behind it. There are the founders who, with their visions, created one of the first starch factories in Germany. There are the employees whose great commitment have driven our company forward. There are the global events that have been inextricably intertwined with Crespel & Deiters throughout its 160-year history. There are the people, developments and events that make us unique. Here you can read what made us what we are today, what makes us different and why Crespel & Deiters has symbolised quality in starch for generations.