The European Candy Group is a leading European private label producer of confectionery products for food and non-food retailers.

The company has an extensive range of products and packaging with a focus on healthier products (low/no sugar, vegan, halal), speciality candy (jelly beans, liquorice, English all sorts) and traditional candy (wine gums, candy foam, hard-boiled). Production facilities are located in Drachten (NL), Hoorn (NL), Oosterwolde (NL) and Metelen (DE).


February 2013


€ 110 million

Head office

Drachten, the Netherlands


The Netherlands, Germany, Scandinavia and the UK

Bencis team members involved

Lesley van Zutphen, Robert Falk