Who is Queen City Candy

We are a full service candy company able to handle any customers needs including everyday/private label, specialty projects and custom manufacturing.  What sets us apart from other candy companies?

  • Made in the U.S.A
  • Local temperature controlled facility which holds approximately 5 million lbs. of candy
  • State of the art Bosch Mogul manufacturing gummies, jellies, fruit snacks and nutraceuticals
  • 5 automated packaging machines capable producing up to 50 bags per minute
  • Fully functional art and design team able to handle any project from concept to shelf

Our History

  • Owner Vince Klee grew up working in his families candy and tobacco business
  • 1979 Vince became a partner in a candy brokerage company representing 15 candy companies in two states
  • In 1983 he founded Queen City Candy
  • Built current facility in 1989 to handle the growing business needs
  • 1995 first large addition to the facility
  • 2000 purchase first packaging machine and started in-house packing
  • 2007 second addition with state of the art warehouse, inventory system and new packaging machines

Strengths and Capabilities

  • Our facility will hold approximately 5 million lbs. of candy
  • We purchase from every major manufacturer in the US and some international all of which are SQF 2 or 3 certified
  • Extensive industry knowledge in top retail candy items
  • Packaging partners with 2 other re-baggers in Ohio and work closely with several other manufacturers who have these capabilities
  • Capable of running 30,000 units per shift per machine and up to 250,000 units per day if needed.
  • Have an order fill rate of 99% with our current customers

Our Satisfied Customers

We currently supply over 1,000 customers worldwide.

We are able to supply any customer with excellent products and service no matter the volume needed or distance shipped!