4 Chocolate Companies You Need to Know About

Chocolate Companies

Chocolate is chocolate, right? Wrong. There are many chocolate companies that produce chocolate with different flavors and textures. It’s hard to know which chocolate company you should buy from when there are so many out there. Here are four chocolate companies you need to know about if you’re interested in buying delicious chocolate for your family.


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Hershey chocolate company is the largest chocolate manufacturer in North America and sells more chocolate than any other chocolate maker worldwide. It produces some of the most popular chocolate brands around, such as Hershey’s Kisses, Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups and Kit Kat bars. The company was founded by Milton Hershey in 1894 when he opened a caramel-making factory in Pennsylvania. Today it operates four factories across North America.

Hershey has been selling chocolate since 1900, when it became the first milk chocolate bar to be sold commercially under its own brand name. More recently, it invested heavily in research into cocoa beans to ensure that its recipes are constantly evolving with changing tastes for various types of chocolate – dark or white; fruity or chocolaty – chocolate connoisseurs can now indulge in a chocolate bar for any taste.


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Nestle is the world’s largest chocolate maker. They produce chocolate for their own brand and other brands in over 180 countries around the world, including KitKat chocolate bars.

Nestle has many chocolate-related products, such as Nestlé Crunch chocolate bar, Nesquik chocolate milk powder, and Butterfinger candy bars. The company also makes confectionery goods like ice cream cones and frozen hot cocoa mix.

Additionally, they manufacture coffee products like Nescafé coffee capsules (the most widely consumed ground roasted coffee worldwide) and Dolce Gusto pods (coffee machines that make one or two cups of espresso at a time). Nestlé Waters produces bottled water under the Perrier brand name; Poland Spring in the US, Canada, Mexico and Chile; Vittel in France.

Nestle chocolate is available in most grocery stores, especially chocolate candy bars including Butterfinger, KitKat chocolate bar , Smarties chocolate candy , Crunch chocolate bar , Baby Ruth chocolate bar, 100 Grand chocolate bar.


Cadbury chocolate is a chocolate bar that was first created in 1824 by John Cadbury. It has been made for over 200 years and is now available all around the world. This chocolate company has a wide variety of products, including chocolate eggs, chocolate bars, and chocolate sticks.

Cadbury’s slogan is “The Dairy Milk Chocolate with the Golden Taste”. This means it tastes like milk chocolate because of its high cocoa content (about 40%). The company also uses skimmed milk to make their chocolate taste creamier than other chocolates do. Their new line of dairy-free chocolate called Dairy Free Drinks aims to offer vegan alternatives to traditional dairy drinks such as milkshakes and hot cocoa. Cadbury currently employs 14,500 people worldwide.


Mars chocolate company is a multinational chocolate manufacturer with a global presence. The company produces chocolate in the form of sweets, snacks and confectioneries. Mars operates in six business segments: chocolate, petcare, food, drinks, Wrigley gum and chewing gum. Mars has over 60 brands including M&M’s chocolate candies; Snickers chocolate bar; Milky Way candy bars; Twix chocolate bars; 3 Musketeers bars; Skittles candy; Starburst fruit chews and Orbit gum. The company was founded by Frank C Mars on September 23rd 1911 in Tacoma Washington United States of America (USA). It is headquartered at McLean Virginia USA near Washington DC Capital Hill Office Complexes where it houses its North American offices but also has regional offices for production facilities in Broxbourne United Kingdom (UK) and Japan Tokyo.

The chocolate company has an annual revenue of more than $30 billion dollars and employs more than 80 thousand people making it one of the largest chocolate manufacturers in the world today. The chocolate company sells its products to supermarkets, grocery stores, mass merchandisers, club stores, convenience stores and drugstores. Mars chocolate company does not sell chocolate directly to the public but consumers can purchase chocolate products on the official Mars chocolate website or their local retailers. Consumers can also purchase chocolate at select stores which include Target, Walmart, Costco Wholesale Corporation, Kroger and online retailers like Amazon.com online store.

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