Theo CEO Joe Whinney talks partnership with actor/director, helping to create change in the Congo while producing excellent chocolate.
March 13, 2013
“I was really impressed with [Affleck's] passion for creating change there,” Whinney recalls. “I thought it was a great opportunity. So, in about 18 months, we went from my first visit to actually being able to export my first container of cocoa from there.”Read More
Company debuts all-natural dark chocolate bar certified by two cocoa sustainability groups.
March 6, 2013
In celebration of its 20th anniversary, Endangered Species Chocolate (ESC)’s new natural dark chocolate line proudly carries the Non-GMO Project as well as the Rainforest Alliance seals.Read More
22 top chocolate, confectionery companies honored.
January 23, 2013
Eleven chocolate companies and 11 confectionery companies were among the 114 companies recently honored during the third annual Good Food Awards Ceremony.Read More
Purchase marks second acquisition in 2012.
January 9, 2013
In an effort to expand into specialty retail, Nonni’s Food LLC, known for its biscotti in the United States, has acquired Villa Veneto Corporation, maker of La Dolce Vita products.Read More
Company adds all-natural gummy line manufactured by Sweet Candy Co. to its offerings.
December 5, 2012
It looks like Sweet Candy Co.’s effort to be forward thinking with it’s all-natural offerings are getting noticed.Read More
Snack Bar sector continues to thrive, but confectioners struggle to enter the market.
October 31, 2012
It’s a great time to be in the snack bar business, but the confectionery industry struggles to enter the category.Read More
U.S. company now owns Premier Foods line of spreads and chocolates
October 31, 2012
Hain Celestial Group, has acquired five brands from UK-based Premier Foods — a move that positions Hain in the top 40 food and beverage suppliers in the UK.Read More
Ginger Extreme is the newest flavor in the GoOrganic line.
October 24, 2012
Ginger Extreme is the newest flavor in the GoOrganic line.Read More
At least 11 confectionery and snack companies affected
October 17, 2012
A slew of confectionery and snack products have been recalled — many of which are made with natural and organic ingredients.Read More
Single-origin flavors, stevia, probiotics, raw bars and cause branding emerge as upcoming confectionery trends at Natural Products Expo East.
October 10, 2012
Single-origin flavors, stevia, probiotics, raw bars and cause branding emerge as upcoming confectionery trends at Natural Products Expo East.Read More