United States and Canada. Twizzlers are the product of Y&S Candies, Inc., of Lancaster, Pennsylvania, now a subsidiary of The Hershey Company.The company behind Twizzlers are responsible for the world record for the longest ever liqourice twist! At 1,200 feet in length, this record breaker cannot be eaten by any one person! Every year Twizzlers produce enough licorice to go around the world 40 times! Twizzlers come in a variety of flavours and are loved by people all over.