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Functional chocolate to drive market growth in 2009 and beyond: Barry Callebaut’s ACTICOA™ conquers chocolate market

Jan 30, 2009
Barry Callebaut, the world’s leading manufacturer of high quality cocoa and chocolate products, expects the number of products containing ACTICOA™ cocoa or chocolate to double in 2009. At present, more than 30 products with ACTICOA™ are sold in more than 10 countries around the world. ACTICOA™ chocolate is one of the richest natural source of cocoa flavanols and among other proven health benefits has a positive effect on cardiovascular health.

World premier: first products with toothfriendly chocolate see light of day in Belgium

Dec 02, 2008
Daskalidès and Chocolaterie Smet, two Belgian chocolate makers active both in Belgium and abroad, are the first in the world to release toothfriendly chocolate products onto the market. Toothfriendly chocolate is a new innovation courtesy of Barry Callebaut, the world’s leading producer of high quality cocoa and chocolate. Barry Callebaut’s toothfriendly chocolate has been bestowed the prestigious ‘Happy Tooth’ label from Toothfriendly International, a non-profit organization dedicated to improving dental health, supported by dental associations from all over the world.

New research on ACTICOA™ in the spotlight at HIE 2008: Barry Callebaut’s ACTICOA™ chocolate helps to maintain healthy blood pressure

Nov 04, 2008
Barry Callebaut will present the results of new research into ACTICOA™ chocolate at Health Ingredients Europe 2008. The study, conducted by the Queen Margaret University in Edinburgh, demonstrates that ACTICOA™ dark chocolate contributes to maintaining a healthy blood pressure. This confirms earlier studies done.

Bensdorp introducing low fat cocoa bean powder rich in fibers

Oct 08, 2008
Bensdorp sets a new standard by introducing a cocoa bean powder that is naturally rich in fibers. Applying this innovation to your products can make a significant contribution to a more balanced and healthier diet!

Meeting growing demand for functional chocolate: Barry Callebaut: introducing healthy indulgence

Sep 22, 2008
Barry Callebaut, the world’s leading manufacturer of high quality cocoa and chocolate products, will be putting a wide array of innovative cocoa and chocolate products on display at HIE. The outcome of years of research, this latest product line-up strikes the perfect balance between health, indulgence and new taste experiences.