Tanis OTC Candy Equipment

Tanis OTC Candy Equipment is a leading player in the active candy process industry.

We design and develop creative and effective solutions for the production of active candy by supplying custom-made production equipment.

Tanis OTC Candy Equipment is a Dutch based process equipment supplier that focuses on the supplements, vitamins, CBD and OTC (over-the-counter) market. We design and supply plants for the production of active candy, like vitamins, CBD or even pain relievers candies. We gain a huge advantage when it comes to accurately measuring active ingredients in candy as well as masking odors and flavors through our expertise in the international candy market (from ingredients to end product) combined with extensive experience in the vitamin market. This enables us to cater to your requirements and establish customized processes, making it possible to produce top-quality candy with the right dose of active ingredients in an hygienic and cleanable process.

Tanis OTC Candy Equipment is founded by the Tanis family to specifically target the active candy market. The Tanis family is a family with a sweet tooth where the third generation where destined to follow their grandfather and father’s footsteps. They were raised and educated in the confectionery market and saw a gap in the active market as they thought that the active candy market demands an different approach than the conventional candy market. Therefore Leo and his three sons, Martijn, Victor and Wouter founded OTC Candy in 2018. More specialized on the requirements of this market but with the same energy, expertise and experience from the confectionery and vitamin market. They opt to supply complete hygienic and easy cleanable systems with an focus on product consistency and accurate dosing of your active ingredients. Making use of an highly specialized team with all round in-depth confectionery know-how and a generations wide experience in confectionery and functional ingredients, they are motivated to stay ahead and becoming the recognized first choice equipment suppliers of active candy brands all over the world.


We help you develop and design your products in our Innovation Center.

In our Innovation Center we can assist you in developing new product ideas, test recipes in our benchtop lab and show you a real time proof of concept in our pilot plant. Our team of experts and food-technologist is able to guide you through the production process while also showing you in which flavors, compositions and shapes we can design your active candy.

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