Become part of the most active food community in the Netherlands

At Kitchen Republic, we are close to innovation. Join the Kitchen Republic Community to connect with the Dutch food ecosystem and be inspired by all the new developments in the market.


The Kitchen Republic Community connects 200+ food & drink start-ups in the Netherlands - together we form the fastest growing network of food entrepreneurs in the Netherlands. With the KR Membership we now also offer you access to this dynamic community where knowledge sharing, innovation and inspiration are key.

The KR Membership is for young professionals within (wholesale) corporate food & beverage producers who want to connect with the forefront of the Dutch food landscape. If you feel responsible for a food industry that produces better, more sustainable and more consciously, then this membership is for you!

What we offer

1. Access a relevant network: Join a group that, like you, values the "can do" mentality, innovation and sustainability. Meet 200+ creative start-ups, scale-ups or other young professionals within (wholesale) corporate food or beverage companies.

2. Event Calendar: Discover, taste and meet during Community Lunches & Dinners, Food Tours, Food Startup Market & Summer party. For the comprehensive calendar click here

3. Take a look in the kitchen: We host you & your colleagues in the incubator for developing new ideas, concepts or products. Organize a meeting, drinks or dive into the kitchen with us. 

Why join? 


Expand your network with the vanguard of the Dutch food ecosystem. Join the movement challenging the food industry.

Inspiration & innovation 

Meet visionaries and discover innovations that are truly new and inspire your personal journey of change. 

Knowledge Sharing

Producing is what connects you, sharing knowledge is what strengthens you. Together, you raise the bar for products with a positive impact and the best possible taste.

Who can participate?

- Young professionals between the ages of 20 - 40
- Working at a (large) corporate food or beverage company
- Working within the Marketing, R&D or Product management department

What are the rules of the game?

- Entry can be made at any time during the year
- The membership has a minimum duration of 1 year
- The cost for the membership is €1,500, - ex. VAT per year 

KR Community sign up

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