Who we are

Ernest Jackson is a Devon-based company with 200 years experience and expertise in developing, manufacturing and marketing medicated confectionery and vitamin products.

Offering a wide range of well-known branded products, as well as a contract manufacturing service, Ernest Jackson has been responsible for some of the nation’s best loved medicated confectionery products and has become one of the UK’s leading medicated confectionery manufacturers.

Product development

As part of the company’s contract manufacturing commitment, Ernest Jackson offers a dedicated product development service.

Ernest Jackson benefits from being part of Mondelēz International, with access to a wealth of confectionery knowledge to aid the development of what we believe to be the best-tasting medicated confectionery and vitamin products on the market.


Our manufacturing is carried out on one site, so we can guarantee the same standard of quality throughout.

We hold a Pharmaceutical Good Manufacturing Practice professional certification (PGMP), an MHRA medicines license and we are BRC and ISO accredited.


From its humble beginnings in 1817, Ernest Jackson has grown into one of the UK’s biggest medicated confectionery manufacturers.

Thanks to 200 years’ experience, Ernest Jackson offers the complete expertise needed to develop and manufacture products to the exacting standards required; some to formulae handed down by generations, and others to meet the ever evolving market requirements.

About ernest jackson

Based in the UK, Ernest Jackson offers a wide range of well-known branded medicated confectionery and vitamin products, and a comprehensive contract manufacturing service.

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