Barry Callebaut will be present at the upcoming Food Ingredient Europe (FIE) trade fair in Frankfurt from 19 to 21 November 2013 (booth 8H31).
Newsflash: Innovation, health and sustainability are the themes for Barry Callebaut’s presence at the FIE this year
Hershey and Barry Callebaut build primary school in cocoa-growing region of Côte d’Ivoire
Addressing a critical community need in the western cocoa-growing region of Côte d’Ivoire, The Hershey Company and Barry Callebaut announced today the completion of a primary school, community and farmer training center.
EU Commission approves Barry Callebaut’s health claim: Cocoa flavanols support a healthy blood circulation
Barry Callebaut today announced that the EU Commission approved its health claim submission on cocoa flavanols, following the positive Scientific Opinion issued by the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) in July 2012. The company received the right to use the health claim that “cocoa flavanols help maintain the elasticity of blood vessels, which contributes to normal blood flow” – the first in the cocoa and chocolate industry.
Barry Callebaut and P.T. Comextra Majora open USD 33 million cocoa facility in Makassar/Indonesia
Barry Callebaut today celebrated the inauguration of its new, joint cocoa processing facility in Makassar. For this, Barry Callebaut created a joint venture with P.T. Comextra Majora, a diversified soft commodities trader and a leading exporter of cocoa from Indonesia as well as a long-standing business partner of Barry Callebaut, as announced in November 2011. Barry Callebaut owns 60%, and P.T. Comextra Majora 40% of the joint venture company P.T. Barry Callebaut Comextra Indonesia.
Jove Hubbard steps up as U.S. Chocolate Master to compete at 2013 World Chocolate Masters Finals
Jove Hubbard will represent the United States at the 2013 World Chocolate Masters, hosted by Cacao Barry®, Callebaut® and Carma®, the gourmet chocolate brands of Barry Callebaut. Hubbard will replace the previously announced winner, Jean-Francois Suteau, who was compelled to withdraw due to unforeseen circumstances.