Founded in 2001, Sunrise Confections is a private label candy company and a division of Mount Franklin Foods, LLC, located in El Paso, TX. As one of the largest non-chocolate candy maker in North America, we proudly manufacture and distribute candy and fruit snacks for leading retailers, wholesalers, and brands across the US as well as in other countries.

From gummies, jels, and hard candy to jujus, jelly beans and mellow crèmes, we produce only quality confections at our two SQF 2000 Level III rated plants. Like our parent company, Sunrise Confections is focused on customer satisfaction, long-term supplier relationships, and employee growth and development.

Our Mission

Manufacture and distribute confectionery with the best quality and service to exceed our customers’ expectations.

Our Vision

Be a leading world class manufacturer and distributor of candy in The Americas.

Our Core Values

People, Quality, Integrity, Passion

Sunrise Confections proudly offers our customers several compelling advantages over our competitors:


  • Track record of consistent success in candy manufacturing since 2001
  • Excellent reputation for candy expertise, quality, service, and integrity
  • Established candy supplier to major retailers and wholesalers


  • More than 1,000,000 square feet across three candy plants
  • High volume production on mogul, three panning, and hard candy equipment
  • Turn-key contract manufacturing services with strong customer support


  • SQF 2000 Level III certified with scores consistently in the high 90s
  • On-site laboratory with critical control measurement for product testing
  • HACCP program with lot tracking, product recall and SPC implemented