FOSS was founded in 1956 by the innovative engineer Nils Foss. His ambition was to offer automated and profitable alternatives to the tedious analyzes that were carried out in the food and agriculture sector. Even though things have changed a lot in more than 60 years, their business approach and the development of innovative analytical solutions has not.

FOSS creates integral solutions that guarantee and improve the quality of food. From the raw material to the finished product.  FOSS's analytical instruments improve the measurements and turn them into an information management that allows companies to carry out an intelligent production based on data, wasting less and obtaining greater performance. By controlling cost and quality in all sectors and value chains, FOSS help food and agricultural producers limit the number of human errors, scale their businesses more quickly and reduce manual labor, in addition to expenses labor It is what they call "analytics beyond measure".

FOSS cover these food and agricultural sectors: Dairy, feed and fodder, grain, flour milling and processing of oil seeds, laboratories, meat, analysis of raw milk and wine.

During the last 60 years, they have dedicated themselves to defining the standard of analytical solutions for the food and agriculture sector. FOSS were pioneers in advanced analysis for challenging production environments in the 1960s, as well as being the first to integrate the analysis of chemical composition into process lines. Now their resolution and ambition have also made them the international reference in the field of chemometrics and analytics in real time.

FOSS contribute to the sustainable use of the agricultural resources of our planet and, thus, to the nutrition and health of all the human beings of the world. they offer analytics that go beyond measurements to add value to our customers by improving quality and optimizing food and agricultural production.

Our values

  • First

Because being first is motivating and rewarding.

  • Client

Because the customer is the center of all activity in FOSS.

People and knowledge
Because FOSS is a company based on knowledge and collaboration among workers.

Alina Rivera Fong

Alina Rivera Fong