Concord Confections, Inc.
A Subsidiary of Tootsie Roll
Concord Confections operates production facilities in Concord, Ontario and
has a joint venture with a facility in Barcelona, Spain. A state of
the art distribution facility and corporate offices are also located in
Concord, Ontario. Concordís dominant retail presence is bolstered by
strong demand for bulk packaged goods used by the vending trade;
consolidator/re-packers, and the private label market.
Concordís products are available through hundreds of thousands of distribution
points in over 60 countries. Globally, Concordís products are distributed on
every continent with the exception of Antarctica. Concord maintains a
commitment to the development and extension of existing brands while constantly
eyeing new product innovations.
Concord Confections Inc. is established in Concord, Ontario and rapidly expands
to rank as one of the worldís leading manufacturers of bubble gum and candy
The famous "Crown and Oval" logo, a classic icon of American pop
culture, is obtained from the acquisition of Fleer Confections. The "Dubble
Bubble" brand becomes Concordís prized brand.
Concord Confections Purchases Wax Candy Division of American Candy Company.
Products include Wax Lips,
and Nik-L-Nips bottles.
Concord Confections purchases Philadelphia Chewing Gum Corporation adding the 55
year old gum leader into its portfolio of top-quality gum and confectionery
items. Click here for the press
In August 2004, Tootsie Roll Industries acquires Concord Confections of Toronto,
Canada, a market leader in the bubble gum category, known for exceptional
quality. Concord Confections' products are sold primarily under the Dubble
Bubble brand that was introduced in 1928 and are known throughout the world.
Other Concord products include
Razzles, Cry Baby and