Chocolate News

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.

Smithsonian Museum displays Doubletree by Hilton’s baked-in-space chocolate chip cookie

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Cookie baked in space is preserved and can be seen by Smithsonian visitors. DoubleTree by Hilton’s signature chocolate chip cookie became the first-ever food baked in space aboard the International Space Station in 2019.