The new manufacturing facility will add hundreds of jobs by 2023
CHANDLER, Ariz. (Dec. 13, 2022) — Gummi World, a leading dietary supplement manufacturer, today celebrated the ribbon-cutting and grand opening ceremony for its new 55,000-square-foot dietary supplement manufacturing facility in Chandler, Arizona.
Chandler Mayor Kevin Hartke, the Arizona Commerce Authority, along with the City of Chandler and community leaders joined Gummi World President Alexander Candelario to celebrate the grand opening of the multi-million-dollar facility, which will bring hundreds of new jobs to the area.
“We are so happy to be in Chandler," said Alexander Candelario, President of Gummi World, at today's grand opening. "Chandler has made us feel welcome — we feel we've found a home here for our new manufacturing facility."
The community of Chandler is committed to developing a sense of place that brings in visitors and enriches the lives of residents — a fact which played a large role in the company’s decision to expand in the area.
Additionally, Gummi World chose Chandler for its high quality, experienced labor force and market reach. The company’s presence is already creating a buzz and drawing attention from the Phoenix business community.
“Today’s grand opening showcases Arizona’s leadership as a manufacturing powerhouse,” said Sandra Watson, President and CEO of the Arizona Commerce Authority. “With this new state-of-the-art manufacturing facility, Gummi World joins Chandler’s vibrant manufacturing landscape while bringing hundreds of skilled jobs to the area.”
Top-of-the-line machinery and specialized drying rooms will accommodate the long list of clients the company is working with to produce gummy vitamins. To expedite this process, there are multiple conference rooms within the Gummi World facility for prospective or current clients and partners to engage in collaborations of their custom dietary supplement formulation.
“We are excited that Gummi World has chosen the West Chandler employment corridor for its new manufacturing facility,” said Chandler Mayor Kevin Hartke. “We appreciate Gummi World’s investment in Chandler and look forward to watching them grow in the years ahead.”
About Gummi World
Gummi World, parent company Intiva Health, is a custom recipe manufacturer of dietary supplement gummies and capsules. A unique, in-house R&D team involves a panel of healthcare and industry experts who work with clients to develop their product from concept to commercialization. Operating out of a cGMP production facility, Gummi World has the capability to fulfill millions of dollars’ worth of custom nutraceutical products every month for clients around the world. To learn more, please visit Gummi World.
About the Arizona Commerce Authority
The Arizona Commerce Authority (ACA) is the state's leading economic development organization with a streamlined mission to grow and strengthen Arizona's economy. The ACA uses a three-pronged approach to advance the overall economy: attract, expand, create - attract out-of-state companies to establish operations in Arizona; work with existing companies to expand their business in Arizona and beyond; and help entrepreneurs create new Arizona businesses in targeted industries. For more information, please visit Arizona Commerce Authority and follow the ACA on Twitter @azcommerce.
About the City of Chandler, Ariz.
Chandler, Arizona has built a reputation as a Community of Innovation. Life in Chandler goes beyond a thriving and dynamic business community with progressive entrepreneurship. Known for its rich diversity, the City offers an outstanding quality of life for all generations with great schools and recreational opportunities. Chandler has grown to become the state's fourth largest City with a population of more than 284,000. Chandler has been named one of the nation's Best Places to Find a Job and Best Cities for Women in Tech. The City also is one of the safest communities in the nation and boasts AAA bond ratings from all three national rating agencies, one of only 40 communities to achieve this distinction. For more information, visit the City website, or connect with Chandler on social media.
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