Funtrition announces opening of new gummy manufacturing plant in Florida – press release

Funtrition’s new gummy facility in Florida amplifies reach, doubling capacity and reinforcing commitment to global nutraceutical excellence.

May 22, 2024

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Funtrition Announces Opening of New Gummy Manufacturing Plant in Florida

Funtrition, a global science-led gummy contract manufacturer and product developer, announces that its new 62,000 square foot state-of-the-art gummy facility in the United States is fully operational as of April 2024, offering access to manufacturing, development, packaging and warehousing capabilities to its strong client base and prospect partners in the US and abroad.

Funtrition is strongly committed to innovation, with art & science at the backbone of its business, the opening of this new facility allows us to continue offering next-generation gummy products in advanced technologies meeting the growing needs of the supplement market, helping us expand our current capabilities to clients, maintaining leadership in the industry and sharpen our competitive edge in the US market.

According to Mintel’s New Products Database, with a 153% increase in sales in the US, between 2017 and 2021, gummies have become one of the most convenient and indulgent ways to consume nutritional supplements. This has led gummies to become one of the most sought-after supplement delivery formats, reaching a substantial value of USD 21.40 billion in 2022 and expected to maintain an impressive CAGR of 11.8% from 2022 to 2030, according to Grand View Research.  

Funtrition’s decision to invest and build this manufacturing operation in the US affirms our goal of becoming a global leader in this popular format, bringing innovation and flexible manufacturing, plus providing outstanding customer service for both current and prospect partners, delivering enjoyable sensorial experiences for consumers around the world.

Funtrition's new facility marks a significant milestone in our commitment to customer experience, achieving better proximity to our current and prospect partners. As we expand our operations in the United States, we remain dedicated to providing exceptional gummy solutions to the global nutraceutical industry. We look forward to the opportunities this expansion will bring for our company and open to start exploring opportunities with prospect companies in the market.

Some Key Highlights of our New Site:

  1. Capacity (Tons). Theoretical: 300 tons per month.  Approximately doubling our previous capacity.

  2. Capability to manufacture all Funtrition gummy technologies (Agar-G, Pec-G, GummieX, Fill-G, Air-G and Layer-G).

  3. Bulk packaging capacity.

  4. Bottle packaging capacity: 1M bottles per month

  5. Warehousing/Logistics: More than 40,000 square feet of warehouse under air conditioning, with 10 docks for loading and unloading materials and finished products.

About Funtrition®️

We are a leading integrated contract manufacturer and developer of advanced gummy technologies for the global nutraceutical industry. We are expanding the power of fun, with two state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities, strategically located in US and Colombia, and a new Inspiration Center, located in our Colombian headquarters, home to over 20 scientists and diverse technological resources. Dedicated to research & development, product ideation, gummy design, prototyping, feasibility evaluation, process & packaging engineering, and regulatory and marketing support, we are your key partner for portfolio renovation!

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