Change in the Executive Committee of Barry Callebaut

November 3, 2022 Barry Callebaut

Olivier Delaunay, Chief Operations Officer, to leave Barry Callebaut; Jo Thys appointed COO effective January 1, 2023.

Barry Callebaut Joined Chicago’s “Halloweek” Celebration in a Big Way

October 31, 2022 Barry Callebaut

City of Chicago Mayor Lori E. LIghtfoot celebrated an early Halloween this weekend with Barry Callebaut Americas’ CEO and President Steve Woolley at the Chicago “Halloweek” Arts in the Dark Parade on October 29, 2022. Barry Callebaut, the world’s leading chocolate manufacturer, is the lead sponsor of both the parade and of Halloweek. 

Barry Callebaut Introduces the Second Generation of Chocolate

October 28, 2022 Barry Callebaut Group

Barry Callebaut, the world’s leading manufacturer of high-quality chocolate and cocoa products, announced today, more than 140 years after the emergence of the first generation, the introduction of the second generation of chocolate. Enabling brands and artisans to be fit for what consumers desire: food and drinks paying homage to nature’s flavors, while supporting them to live more healthily. 

Barry Callebaut Breaks Ground on New Specialty Chocolate Factory in Brantford, Ontario

October 7, 2022 Barry Callebaut

In April, Barry Callebaut announced their plans to invest USD 104 million (CHF 100 million) into the new site. Expected to create over 200 new jobs in Brantford, Ontario, the specialty chocolate plant will open in 2024.

A Big Picture Approach to Cocoa Traceability

September 13, 2022 Barry Callebaut

Traceability to farm level, knowing where the cocoa we source is grown, plays a crucial role in addressing some of the structural sustainability issues in the cocoa supply chain.