YOUR SOLUTION PROVIDER
Benefit from our strong inhouse laboratory expertise
OUR PRODUCTION CAPABILITIES
We offer the best customer experience, from end to end product development, through highly standardized production to the reliable global logistics.
In our specialized manufacturing locations, we are using the state-of-the-art equipment and the most advanced technologies. Industrial robots and high-speed machines are working hand in hand with passionate specialists.
In order to create the best value for our customers we stay flexible in production, choosing between fully and semi-automated production processes.
At GALA GROUP we don’t compromise on the quality. We use only top quality materials with a sustainable footprint. Quality of our products is being continuously checked by internal and external laboratories and proven by the quality marks.
Our complementary offer is comprising all kind of candles, home fragrance (liquid and non-liquid) and home décor products being manufactured globally.
Our relentless pursuit of excellence sets industry benchmarks for quality and production standards.
OUR STORY OF SUCCESS
The GALA Germany GmbH was founded in 1972 by Uwe Gasda and Horst Langhammer under the name “Gala Kerzen GmbH”, with headquarters in Wörnitz, Germany. It soon became one of the leading European candle manufacturers.
Ramesh Flowers was founded in Tuticorin, India. It soon became a leading manufacturer of reed diffusers, fragrance & essential oils, potpourris, wreaths, other dried botanicals and candles.
Altmann Hungaria Kft., was founded in Sopron, Hungary – a direct subsidiary of Josef Altmann Jun. GesmbH, Vienna, Austria (official imperial and royal supplier). Today GALA Hungary Kft. forms part of the GALA GROUP.
GALA Poland Sp. z o.o. was founded in Wielun, Poland under the name “Korona Candles” – today one of the world’s leading manufacturers of private label candle products in Poland.
Establishment of GALA North America Inc. under the name Korona Candles Inc. in Dublin, USA.
In 2016, Equistone partners took a majority stake in the former Gala Kerzen GmbH and joined forces with the founding family to create the GALA GROUP.
2016 - 2018
Between 2016 and 2018, the GALA GROUP acquired major stakes in leading candle and home decor companies around the globe, aiming to expand its product portfolio, increase its geographical footprint and create synergies within a global network to become a leading global candle, home scents & home decor manufacturer.
In 2021, the European locations were renamed under the joint umbrella of the GALA GROUP. The company, headquartered in Ansbach, is one of the world’s leading candle manufacturers and now employs around 5,000 people worldwide.