Chocolate News

Could this be the world’s first waste-free chocolate?

ANTHROPOCENEMAGAZINE.ORG Scientists have produced chocolate made solely with ingredients from a cocoa pod—using every component of the fruit, cutting not only waste, but also carbon.

Scientists Find Way To Make Chocolate Healthier

NEWSWEEK.COM

Scientists might have found a way to make chocolate a bit healthier, a new study reports. Chocolate is made from the cocoa fruit by extracting cocoa mass and cocoa butter but there are actually many ingredients in the cocoa fruit that go unused.

 

Stolen Whittaker’s chocolate blocks allegedly sold by Auckland dairy after theft at supermarket

NZHERALD.CO.NZ

Police have raided an Auckland dairy and found 50 blocks of Whittaker’s chocolate allegedly taken from a supermarket earlier that day and charged a man with receiving stolen goods.

Here’s how much more chocolate lovers in NYC are paying for the treat than the rest of the country

NYPOST.COM

In NYC, chocoholics are paying 20.66% above the rest of the country, according to a new report from consumer resource site CouponBirds.

Ferrero Opens Its First Chocolate Factory In North America

ESMMAAGAZINE.COM

Nutella maker Ferrero Group has opened its first chocolate processing facility in North America. The 70,000-square-foot facility is located at Ferrero’s manufacturing campus in Bloomington, Illinois, which produces chocolates for several brands including Kinder, Ferrero Rocher, Butterfinger, and CRUNCH, the company added.