Manufacturing Process

Quality: It’s More than Ingredients

We’re committed to producing exceptionally high-quality products, which is why we strive for excellence in all areas of production. Premium ingredients are only part of the equation; state-of-the-art equipment, a rigorous inspection process, taste testing and quality control are equally important.

Equipment and Capabilities

GKI’s manufacturing facilities are well equipped for creating candies in an efficient, safe environment. Our equipment and capabilities include:

  • Large-line enrobers for our fancy enrobed products

  • High-capacity, stainless steel coating pans for our panned candies

  • Commercial ovens for our granola

  • Striping and decorating

  • Packaging equipment, including a new gusset machine

  • New Equipment

  • We recently purchased additional pans, enrobers, ovens, data systems, and packaging machinery to help support our growth with current and new customers. This equipment will help us continue to provide quality products at cost-efficient prices.

  • Safety and Certifications

  • GKI is proud to meet the GFSI Standards for product safety. We are BRC Certified to enhance the safety of our food, and also produce kosher and organic products that are certified to national and local standards. Additionally, we implement a proactive quality control program, GMP, HACCP and Master Sanitation policies.