Blog

May 30, 2022 Behind the Wrapper: Fighting Against Greenwashing in the Chocolate Industry

What is Greenwashing and how is the chocolate industry taking full advantage of this deceptive marketing practice? Greenwashing is when a company says they are doing something environmentally-friendly when they are not. For example,  a company can claim to be using green methods and actively minimising its environmental impacts. However, upon

Read More
May 11, 2022 The Birthday Cake Tradition: When Did it Start?

Cakes are the most essential component of any birthday celebration. Even if we don't do anything spectacular, we’re more than likely to cut a cake. As such, it is safe to say that no birthday is ever complete without a cake. But when did this tradition start? And, how are cakes on birthdays accepted universally? The answers for these quests are

Read More
Celebrating Easter Day with Laurent Bernard Chocolatier April 7, 2022 Celebrating Easter Day with Laurent Bernard Chocolatier

Dyed eggs in baskets, chocolates wrapped in colourful covers, jellybeans in the colours of the rainbow, and bright, pastel hues – it’s clear that Easter Day is approaching. Children around the world anticipate this day with glee, and with their empty baskets ready, they hunt for the decorated eggs hidden in plain sight. However, beyond the

Read More
Taking a Deeper Dive into the 3 Health Benefits of Chocolates March 1, 2022 Taking a Deeper Dive into the 3 Health Benefits of Chocolates

When it comes to chocolates, we’ve been taught since young that one shouldn’t overindulge – a feat, considering how tempting these decadent and succulent treats can be. Many have touted the health implications of eating these rich and sweet delicacies – from weight gain to heart disease. With the amount of bad press they have, you may find

Read More
How Chocolates Became a Valentine Staple February 10, 2022 How Chocolates Became a Valentine Staple

Hearts aflutter, earnest confessions, drunk with passion - romance in the air. Valentine's Day marks the day where you can profess your love, throw in corny lines, and be extra cheesy to your significant other, and no one would bat an eye. While this year’s Season of Love may be different, there are still a few things that will remain the same.

Read More
Celebrate New Years with Laurent Bernard December 30, 2021 Celebrate New Years with Laurent Bernard

An extravagant fanfare, stellar performances, and a blinding firework show that lights up the midnight sky once the countdown completes - the new year is finally upon us! For the second consecutive year, we will be celebrating the arrival of the new year with COVID-19. To curtail any potential spread, actual celebrations will be much smaller than

Read More
Christmas Traditions That Celebrates Chocolates December 3, 2021 Christmas Traditions That Celebrates Chocolates

Dazzling fairy lights, nostalgic carol songs and the pile of presents that sit under a decorated pine tree - Christmas season heralds the inevitable tradition of simple merriment, family get-togethers and bouts of feasting. This holiday marks a period of indulgence and gratification, short-lived as it might be. Beyond just being a holiday full of

Read More
3 Different Ways People Around the World Are Enjoying Chocolates November 5, 2021 3 Different Ways People Around the World Are Enjoying Chocolates

Let’s face it: it’s hard not to love chocolate. This decadent treat offers a versatility that brings forth an eclectic range of flavour profiles, ensuring that there is always something for everyone. This love for chocolate is so ubiquitous that it has spread across the globe and is ingrained in cultures and traditions. Wherever you travel, you

Read More
4 Reasons To Add Artisan Chocolates In Your Corporate Gift-Giving October 12, 2021 4 Reasons To Add Artisan Chocolates In Your Corporate Gift-Giving

If you’ve ever struggled to find the perfect corporate gift for your clients, shareholders or even employees, fear not because we’ve been there too. It can be a painful process trying to figure out what’s appropriate and what’s not. “If I give them cologne, does that imply they don’t smell good?”, and, “Are gift baskets too generic

Read More

Items 1-9 of 40

Page
Show per page