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When Timing is Everything

About Candy Controls – Industrial Automation Product Manufacturing

Since 1960, customers all over the world have been using Candy Control’s innovative motion control products. Candy’s products 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 a variety of industries. Subsequently, industries that benefit include: the assembly automation, CNC/metal fabrication, food-beverage-pharmaceutical processing, packaging, and web printing and converting industries.

Candy Controls founder Bob Hendershot

Candy Controls has built a 50+ year tradition of engineering excellence. Founder Bob Hendershot instilled this from the beginning. Because of this, Candy Controls continues to offer the highest quality automation products. We add value to our clients through innovation, supported by professional application engineering and customer service.


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

Our facility is equipped with the latest tools for boring, cutting and fabricating precision parts. In addition, our manufacturing plant benefits from efficient design, which prevents costly bottlenecks. Due to this efficiency, we are able to keep 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.
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The greater Chicago metropolitan region is a vital business sector. Some of the world’s largest industries are based in Chicago and its suburbs. These industries include: food, transportation, healthcare and technology. The Midwest region includes Illinois, Wisconsin, Iowa and Minnesota. These are major areas for printing, converting and packaging machine OEM’s and manufacturers of consumer goods. Candy Controls furthermore has distribution channels in Canada and Europe.