The Jelly Bean Factory® goes Green

March 14

“The Jelly Bean Factory”® is set to ‘save’ on their energy costs following the renenwal of their electricity and gas supply deal with Ireland’s leading energy provider Energia.

The Jelly Bean Factory® goes Green

Under the terms of the renewed deal, Energia will supply 100% Green Energy to “The Jelly Bean Factory”® in a deal worth over €300k.

Peter Cullen, Joint Managing Director, “The Jelly Bean Factory”® commented, “We are delighted not only to renew our supply deal with Energia but to sign up to 100% Green Energy. We have also signed up to Energia’s online management tool, Energia Premium, allowing us to analyse our energy data in order to identify energy efficiencies and savings. “The Jelly Bean Factory”® is committed to sustainability and we have recently registered our interest in Origin Green ( - Ireland's national sustainability development programme for the food and drink industry. 100% green electricity in our operations is part of our plan and we are delighted that Energia could offer this to us.”

Karen O’Brien, Key Account Manager, Energia commented: “The Jelly Bean Factory”® is another example of an Irish business that has recognised Energia for our competitive dual fuel offering. We are delighted that “The Jelly Bean Factory”® has not only made the decision to renew their supply deal but has also signed up to 100% Green Energy.”

“The Jelly Bean Factory”® is one of over 65,000 Irish businesses who have chosen Energia for their energy needs. Whether it’s for conventional or renewable electricity, or a dual fuel deal including gas, Energia is proving to be the supplier of choice for 37% Irish SME businesses.

Energia has a 28% market share of the Irish business electricity and gas market supplying the energy needs of over 65,000 business customers.
Established in 1998 by father and son team - Peter and Richard Cullen of Dublin, Ireland – “The Jelly Bean Factory”® is Europe’s leading producer of gourmet jelly beans.  The company produces up to 12 million gourmet Jelly Beans daily in 36 different flavours ranging from Passion Fruit to Pina Colada, Liquorice to Cinnamon. Over 97% of all production is exported to over 50 countries across Europe, Scandinavia, North America, South Africa, the Middle East, Asia, Australia and New Zealand.  For more information visit

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