The company grows
The First World War
The second generation takes over
In the meantime, over 200 varieties of candies are being produced.
The first branded candy
Storck RIESEN is a great success
New factory in Schötmar
1,680 tons of Storck RIESEN are produced. However, just one year later, the Second World War buries all hopes and all projects.
A new beginning in Halle, Westphalia
The factory, which was planned for an ever-growing range of products, is expanded in the following years to include centralized production and administration, a caramel production hall that is 100 meters long with its own tracks connecting it to the German railway system, and a condensed milk and glucose syrup factory.
Productivity bonuses are introduced
The market leader for candies
The export era begins
More than 100 outside sales people provide for the company’s sales.
Chocolate production begins
The German trade newspaper “Die Lebensmittelzeitung“ awards Storck with the prize „Goldener Zuckerhut“ in honor of being an especially successful company in the food industry.
New factory in Berlin
Today, Werther´s Original is sold in more than 100 countries and it is Stork’s most successful brand worldwide.
The third generation takes over
New corporate logo
The company pens program
The employee profit sharing program
The “Storck-Mitarbeiter-Beteiligungsgesellschaft”, a separate company that manages the employee profit-sharing program, is established: when joining the company in Germany, all employees automatically share in the economic success of the company.
The total number of employees rises to 1,600.
In Halle, Westphalia, a new high-bay warehouse is built with room for almost 20,000 pallets.
Storck takes over Dickmann company
Quality and freshness are an absolute necessity! This is achieved by using high-quality raw materials and by introducing the specially-developed fresh-box.
Bendicks of Mayfair
Along with the purchase of the British mint brand Bendicks of Mayfair, thus increasing its brand portfolio and strengthening its overall position in the British market.
The Berlin Wall falls
THE STORK FOUNDATION
New factory in Ohrdruf, Thüringen
In the meantime, Storck has its own sales and marketing companies in Belgium, Great Britain, The Netherlands, Austria, Switzerland, Denmark, Spain and the USA. The Middle East and South East Asia are focused on as new markets.
The number of employees has increased to 3,300.
Modern logistics center
There are up to 52,000 pallets stocked on call. From here take the brands make their way into the world. Within Europe is supplied in a 24-hour service.
Small, exquisite and merci Pur
The fourth generation takes over
The family-owned and operated company looks back on 100 successful years of company history:
- Three employees grew to 4,500 in of 47 nationalities
- One small production facility expanded into three plants in Germany.
- 200 m² of production space rose to 732.000 m².
- A regional supplier became an international company, whose wonderful brands currently make people in over 100 countries just a little bit happier.
For the second time in the company's history Storck was awarded the German "Golden Sugar Loaf." The first award in 1966 and the following in 2003 show the continuous successful business policy for generations.
Storck – Part of Your World
This event is being celebrated with various activities in Germany, Austria, Poland and Denmark:
- the 89-second anniversary film on TV;
- appealing in-store presentations of all the brands under the Storck umbrella;
- a six-months anniversary competition for the whole family in a major ad campaign, on the Internet and in stores everywhere.
Sugar free Storck candies
New name, new look
nimm2 Lachgummi yoghurt
Lachgummi Fruit & Yoghurt
Werther's Original Creamy Filling – the classic Cream Candy meets a filling of soft caramel cream. This generates new pleasure in the old Werther's Original tradition: made only with the best ingredients, much love and care.
Shinier and brighter
nimm2 - fruity and juicy with vitamins
Campino - creamy and light with yoghurt and fruit
Schleckies - merrily tangy with Cola Lemon
The new world of Werther's Original
Werther's Original Milk Chocolate
Smooth, melt-in-your-mouth chocolate specialty with a touch of Werther's Original caramel.
Werther's Original Choco Caramel
Smooth, melt-in-your-mouth chocolate specialty with a heart of creamy Werther's Original caramel.
Werther's Original Caramel Mousse
Smooth, melt-in-your-mouth chocolate specialty with a heart of creamy, fluffy Werther's Original caramel.
Werther's Original Caramelts
Smooth, melt-in-your-mouth confection made from Werther’s Original caramel.
nimm2 soft sauer
Werther’s Original Dark Chocolates
The irresistible hint of Werther’s Original caramel with dark cream chocolate.
Werther’s Original Caramel Dark
Dark cream chocolate with a heart of silky Werther’s Original caramel.
STORCK DEUTSCHLAND KG
Easter and Christmas from the heart
Glittering and delicious
There’s something new for the festive table, too: merci Easter eggs and merci Christmas baubles. Delicious chocolates in different varieties and glittering packaging create a festive mood and invite everyone to dive in and enjoy.
nimm2 Lachgummi Softies
And whether wonderfully fruity, juicy-joghurty or sour - with three new Lachgummi varieties for every taste is catered for.
nimm2 soft Brause
nimm2 Lachgummi Tropical
New and crispy:
merci Finest Easter eggs
nimm2 Lachgummi Milchbubis
nimm2 Lachgummi Apfellinge