We manufacture extracts, flavors and colors in addition to providing packing solutions to commercial and private label markets.


Since 1899, Shank’s has been a valuable ingredient and packaging partner for the food and beverage industry. We have the technical aptitude for creating precise formulations and the business commitment to ongoing R&D innovation.

Our production controls consistently deliver quality flavors and the comprehensive products to help your company remain competitive in the marketplace.

Private Label Packaging


Food Color


Pure Vanilla Extracts


Compounded Flavors


Botanical Extracts & Distillates


Organic Extracts, Flavors & Distillates


Recent News

Introducing our new look!

WELCOME TO SHANK’S EXTRACTS We have come a long way since our start in 1899 and we are excited to share our new branding that reflects who we are today. The drop symbolizes our long history of extracting vanilla and producing flavors. The three different shades of...

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The History of Vanilla

Originally posted on NationalGeographic.com   By and large, Americans seem to like vanilla ice cream better than chocolate. The International Ice Cream Association, which should know, puts vanilla at the top of the charts as first choice of 29 percent of...

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