World's Finest Chocolate

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World's Finest Chocolate
Private
Founded 1949
Headquarters Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
Products Chocolate
Website

WorldsFinestChocolate.com WorldsFinestFundraising.com

WorldsFinest.ca in Canada

World's Finest Chocolate is a chocolate company based in Chicago, Illinois.[1] It's been stated that the company has sold over 5 billion chocolate bars.[2] They manufacture chocolate "from bean to bar", and source cocoa beans from their own cocoa farm in St. Lucia.[2] These chocolate bars are frequently sold in fundraisers.

Products[edit]

The company is best known for chocolate bars.[2]

History[edit]

In 1922, Ed Opler, Sr. established E&A Opler Co., a cocoa packaging company.[citation needed]

In 1939, Opler started the Cook Chocolate Company, Chicago.[citation needed]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Schmeltzer, John (February 7, 2006). "Chocolate firm breaks mold ; World's Finest expands into retail". Chicago Tribune. Retrieved May 20, 2012.  (subscription required)
  2. ^ a b c Plunkett, Jack W. (2008). Plunkett's Food Industry Almanac. Pluncket Research, Ltd. Retrieved May 20, 2012.  ISBN 1593924496

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