Kenny’s Candy Company was founded by Ken Nelson in 1987 and began as a supplier of Red Twists, Black Twists, Red Bites, Black Bites & Chocolate Twists to Bulk, Rebag and Private Label customers across the USA

KLN Family Brands
formed in 1995
and Kenny’s Candy
became a division.

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Juicy Twists
were born in 1996.
Premium licorice
made with
real Fruit Juice.

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Wiley Wallaby
Australian Style
Gourmet Soft Licorice
was added in 2007.

Kenny's opens a second building in 2011, producing Kookamunga Gourmet Popcorn, and Chocolate-Covered Potato Chips, Licorice, and Pretzels.

Kenny’s Candy Introduces a Gummy Line in 2013.

In 2013,
Kenny's Candy
begins to Drizzle
Popcorn and Pretzels.

Kenny’s Candy
Begins Producing
Fruit Snacks in 2014.

Sweet Chaos is developed in 2016. A drizzled mix of kettle corn, pretzels, and chocolate covered potato chips.