What is a confectionery

Confectionery is related to the food items that are rich in sugar and often referred to as a confection. Confections include sweet foods, sweetmeats, digestive aids that are sweet, elaborate creations, and something amusing and frivolous. Modern usage may include substances rich in artificial sweeteners as well. The words candy (US and Canda), sweets (UK and Ireland), and lollies (Australia and New Zealand) are also used for the extensive variety of confectionery. (Source: Wikipedia)

Innutri offers animal waste free jelly-confectionery or sweetmeats that is even tasty.

Sticks as sweets

iNNutriGEL Sticks are extruded high quality sweets based on starch. Though they are completely animal-free, their texture is similar to gelatin. It is the perfect snack for vegetarians, religious people (halal, kosher) or fans of delicious food. Due to the extrusion process, the shape of this product is like a stick.

iNNutriGEL Sticks can be produced plain, filled or sugared. The filling of the final product is visible due to the transparency of the outher shell.

Advantages of iNNutriGEL Sticks compared to gelatin products:

  • animal-free
  • resistant to heat
  • possibility of halal/kosher certification
  • glutenfree
  • very effective and hygienic production process (extrusion) 

Our patent application for the Sticks Extrusion Technology

The Sticks Extrusion Technology is patented and our patent application is multifold.

Soft Gums as sweets

Soft GumsTM can also be produces as vegetarian jelly gums. The products consist of SuperStarch®, glucose / sugar syrup, flavors and colors.


Soft Gum Grafik ohne Beschreibung


Have a weight of 2 – 5 g as mono product

Have a weight of 3.5 – 5 g as filled product

The filling represents 5 – 20% of the whole product

An ingredient can take up to 20% of the filling

Soft GumsTM can be made sugared or sugar free


Soft GumsTM as a sweet have the same advantages as a nutraceutical, in particular:

  • Heat resistance up to 70 degrees
  • Heat sensitive fillers or fillings can be used

Furthermore, these products contain benefits that can only be partially fulfilled by competition products, in particular:

  • Are vegetarian - also halal and kosher is possible
  • Have a very good texture - from soft to firm is possible
  • Have a very good flavor
  • Have a non sticky texture compared to other vegetarian products (starch, pectin)