Construction update – Week 1!

Construction update – Week 1!

There’s movement! We got our first update from our project manager, George, and our foreman, Ed, on Friday. The construction of our factory on Valencia Street is underway. We’ve been waiting a long time and it’s incredibly exciting to see the space...
Building permit!

Building permit!

We got a bit of great news — we finally have our building permit! It’s been a long, hard road getting permits from the city, so we were thrilled when we got the okay to pick it up. This was the last step before we could start building the interior of our...
A perfect blog for Friday

A perfect blog for Friday

Sometimes blog posts just write themselves. This one was super easy. I walked in to the factory today and found a disk of beautiful pictures taken by Laurie Frankel. Enjoy and have a great weekend!
New York, New York!

New York, New York!

A couple of weeks ago I was lucky enough to accompany Todd to New York for the Next Big Small Brand Contest.  Picture this. A room full of people excitedly salivating at the prospects of trying six different companies’ delicious attempts to win over the...
Back out on Bartlett Street

Back out on Bartlett Street

We have 3 more pairs of hands around the chocolate factory these days, and they’re all pretty fantastic. Caitlin joined us in January and Natalie and Cynthia have been helping out for the past few weeks. All together, we make a great chocolate-making team....