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Thank you for your interest in joining Retail Confectioners International (RCI). Dedicated to serving retail candy makers and their suppliers, RCI provides networking, education and resources for confectionery professionals. We are here to help our members build successful businesses!

Member Types

RCI welcomes two types of membership: active candy makers who both manufacture and retail confectionery products and associate suppliers to the confectionery industry. 


Membership Dues

Dues for membership are paid on an annual basis. The dues structure for candy makers is based on gross annual candy sales while dues for industry suppliers are based on the number of employees directly involved in the confectionery industry.

       Active Candy Makers     Associate Suppliers
 Category Based on Gross Annual Candy Sales Volume (in US dollars)Annual Membership Dues   Category Based on Number of Employees Annual Membership Dues
 Start-up (in business <1 year) $200  Retired Supplier $100 
 ARetired Candy Maker $100 2Less than 20 Employees $600 
 B $0 - $150,000$400  3 21-50 Employees$900
 C $150,000 - $300.000 $500  4 51-100 Employees $1200
 D $300,000 - $750,000 $600  5100+ Employees or any member who wants the benefits of this category $1500
 E $750,000 - $1.5 Million$700  

 F $1.5 Million - $2.5 Million$800     
 G $2.5 Million - $5 Million$900     
 H$5 Million+ or any member who wants the benefits of this category $1200     

Apply Online Today

To get started with your online application, select a membership type below. Payment is required; the final step in the application process will provide payment options for membership dues and $75 non-refundable application fee.

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Candy Maker Membership Application
Supplier Membership Application