Corporate

1995

The chewing gum production began in 1995, and the brand Keloğlan who is still known today met with children for the first time in 1995.

1998

The soft candy factory was put into service, and Bebeto, as a brand new brand, appeared on the shelves with local and global brands.

2005

By means of its increasing production capacity, private label production began, and the first cooperation was conducted with the brand Wrigley.

2007

The cooperation agreement was signed with Frito Lay.

2008

BRC Food certification, which indicates the qualification level in hygiene, food safety and quality management systems, was received.

2010

Kervan Gıda took the biggest step in export branding and involved in Turquality program.

2012

The first foreign office was established in the USA.

2014

The game Candy Crush played all over the world was licensed soft candy brand of Kervan Gıda.

2015

With the office opened in the UK, the brand Bebeto reached a much stronger position in the UK market.

2015

The first marshmallow line of production was established.

2015

Following global trends, Bebeto launched the multi-packaged Fruit Strings brand including vitamins A, E and C.

2015

An office was established in Saudi Arabia.

2015

Akaş factory in Manisa took over, and it was started to produce jelly.

2015

Bebeto products started selling at One Stop, one of the UK's most important market chains

2016

As a result of research conducted with 12,000 consumers by "Product of the Year UK", Bebeto Fruit Strings was awarded the "soft candy product of the year" in the UK.

2016

An office was set up in Iran to strengthen the Bebeto trademark's position and ensure the products to reach more consumers.

2016

Due to R&D of Kervan Gıda, the popcorn flavor met with marshmallows, and the products launched with the Cornmallow brand were highly appreciated in the markets.

2016

An office was established in China.

2017

Believing in the power of localization in respective markets, Kervan Gıda bought Dexters, a local soft candy brand in the UK.

2017

With the brand Bebeto of Kervan Gıda, the number of exported countries has reached up to 90.

2017

New investments were made in jelly production to increase its capacity.

2017

Bebeto appeared on the shelves of Migros, A101 and Bim, the retail giant supermarkets of Turkey.

2017

Kervan Gıda became the biggest soft candy producer and exporter of Turkey.

2017

As a result of the market success of Bebeto marshmallow products, it was decided to establish a second marshmallow line.