Headquarters: Hillside, New Jersey
Investment Type: Debt and Equity
Founded in 1945, Hillside is a manufacturer and marketer of a broad variety of premium organic, sugar-free and traditional confection products under the GoOrganic, GoLightly, Pick Your Color and Hillside Sweets brands. Products are sold direct and through distributors to grocery and drugstore chains, mass merchandisers, club stores, gourmet retailers, gift companies and other channels domestically and internationally. In addition, Hillside’s capabilities include incorporating nutraceutical ingredients in confectionery delivery systems, a growing trend in the nutraceutical space.