Candy Controls
When Timing is Everything


Since 1960 Customers all over the world have been using Candy’s innovative motion control products to make rotary and linear position and timing adjustments for a wide variety of manufacturing applications. Candy’s precision differentials, screw jacks, servo reducers, right-angle gearboxes, shaft couplings and cam switches play a critical role in machine optimization for the assembly automation, CNC/metal fabrication, food-beverage-pharmaceutical processing, packaging, and web printing and converting industries.

Candy Controls has built a 60-year tradition of engineering excellence- instilled from the beginning by founder Bob Hendershot and continuing through the current day. Candy offers the highest quality automation products and adds value to its clients through innovation, supported by professional application engineering and customer service.


Candy’s modern manufacturing facility is located within just a few miles of downtown Chicago and Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport.

Candy’s manufacturing facility is equipped with the latest tools for boring, cutting and fabricating precision parts. Our manufacturing plant benefits from efficient design, which prevents costly bottlenecks and keeps internal and external labor costs low. Our shipping and receiving dock accommodates large and small delivery trucks.

All manufacturing is performed using the highest possible standards and quality.


The greater Chicago metropolitan region is a vital business sector. Chicago and its suburbs are home to some of the world’s largest industries, such as food, transportation, healthcare and technology. The Midwest region includes Illinois, Wisconsin, Iowa and Minnesota, major areas for printing, converting and packaging machine OEM’s and manufacturers of consumer goods.