Welcome to PMCA, the Professional Manufacturing Confectioners’ Assocation

 PMCA is an international non-profit trade association of confectionery manufacturers and companies in related industries.

Founded in 1907 as the Pennsylvania Manufacturing Confectioners’ Association by candy manufacturers located in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, PMCA, as it is now known, includes members worldwide.

Our three-fold mission is to promote the long term success of the confectionery industry by:

  • Providing interactive forums for the open exchange of information
  • Promoting and directing basic and applied scientific research
  • Educating and training current and future confectionery technical and manufacturing personnel