The Fine Chocolate Industry Association is the non-profit professional international association for anyone working in the chocolate industry. We welcome chocolate professionals who share our values and support the association's Mission and Vision. FCIA is the only organization focused 100% on the fine chocolate segment of the industry.

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FCIA & Industry News

Indulge in a Decadent Affair at the Dallas Chocolate Festival - September 8-10, 2023

The much-awaited Dallas Chocolate Festival is just around the corner, and we couldn't be more excited to invite you to this exquisite celebration of all things chocolate. Prepare y...

Flaunt Your Flavors: Seize the Opportunity to Shine in the USI Chocolate Showdown!

Get ready to showcase your chocolate creations in the inaugural 1st Annual US International Chocolate Competition (USICC) – an event that promises to shine a spotlight on the...

Exploring Excellence: Academy of Chocolate 2023 Awards Entry Requirements

Discover the pinnacle of excellence in the chocolate industry at the Academy of Chocolate Awards, a celebration of exceptional craftsmanship and innovation. The awards offer a glob...
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Fine chocolate is defined in terms of its flavor, texture and appearance, as well as how its limited ingredients, high cocoa and low sugar content, are sourced and processed.

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FCIA Members

Driftless Chocolates LLC
Bixby & Co.
American Chocolate Designs
Del Cacao al Chocolate LLC
Conexion Chocolate
Opening Chocolate
Ecole Chocolat
Ciao Bella Chocolates
XOCAO Chocolates
Rio Alambi Cocoa Beans / Ecofarms
Sweet Mona's Chocolates
Southwestern University
Heritage Food Crafters
Uncommon Cacao
Chocolate Maya
Club ChoKolate
Fine Cacao and Chocolate Institute
Midunu Chocolates
Ara Cacao
Moku Chocolate
CocoTerra Company
Nantucket Faraway Chocolate
Paras Candies LLC
SWEET55- Swiss Chocolates & Confections
Dateolate / Sweet Saffron LLC
Hacienda Victoria
Burnt Fork Bend, LLC
Cacao Latitudes
Agrofloresta Mesoamericana
Mademoieslle Miel
Beta Crystal LLC
andSons Chocolatiers
Cacao Hunters
Moka Origins
Bar & Cocoa
Wright Old School Chocolate
Curating Taste
Honeycreeper Chocolate
Bayfront Chocolates
Cocoa Future SPC / Good King Snacking Cacao
Fran's Chocolates
Ultimate Hot Chocolate
Bohol Chocolate Farm
Cacaoterra & Shaw's
TCF Sales
Jerome and Horner
Spinnaker Chocolate
The Chocolate Professor
Hazel Hill Chocolate
Rosie's Confections
Tucson Chocolate Factory
Casa Chocolates
Zak's Chocolate
Grocer's Daughter Chocolate
David Upchurch Chocolatier
DenZ Farm
Savage Bros. Co.
Canada Cacao Company Inc
Taste Artisan Chocolate
Luxx Chocolat LLC
blue spruce chocolates
Cocoa Peruvian Partners
Dame Cacao
Sonoma Chocolatiers
Rare Cacao, LLC
Goodnow Farms Chocolate
Castronovo Chocolate
Branson's Chocolates
A Priori Specialty Foods
Atucun/Roast Umber
Diamond Custom Machines Corporation
Laughing Gull Chocolates
S Walter Packaging
In Situ Food Co. LLC (import/wholesale)
BOHO Chocolate
Kalei Ross - In Pursuit of Purity
Dancing Lion Chocolate
Harvest Chocolate
Ridgway Confections
Animas Chocolate Company
K+M Chocolate
Stella's Confectionery
Cabotto Chocolates
Mesocacao LL
WellnessRox DPC, LLC
Bath Chocolate Company Ltd
Finca Chocolat
Tascala Artisan Chocolate
Chocolat Shanah LLC
Loco for Coco Gourmet Chocolates
L'AMELIE chocolatier
Fifth Dimension Chocolates
Dandelion Chocolate
Mon Aimee Chocolat
Roni-Sue Chocolates
Chocolate Man
Coco Jolie
International Institute of Chocolate and Cacao Tasting
WIseman House Chocolates
pollinator chocolate
flying noir
Kessho LLC
Vive Chocolate
Green Acres Holdings LLC
Albrecht & Dill USA Inc.
ENNA Chocolate
Chef Allen's
Cocoa Community Confections Inc.
Villakuyaya LLC
The Chocolate Project
Inversiones Campo Verde SAC
sweet bean
Chef Rubber
Giving Candy
Fjak Chocolate
Amore di Mona couverture chocolat speciale
Sparrow Enterprises
Fruition Chocolate Works
VB Fine Chocolates
Garcia Nevett - Chocolatier de Miami
Eldora Chocolate
Crik-Crak Chocolate Connections
The Touring Chocolatier
Keepsake Keto Candies & Chocolates
Clemens Chocoart Industria e Comercio de Chocolates Ltda
Ór Dubh Chocolates
Prime Cacao - Vale Potumuju - Baianí Chocolate
Hummingbird Chocolate
Patric Food & Beverage Development
The Cacau Club
Raven Rising Enterprises Ltd.
Tasty Tours
Mission Chocolate
TasteTV and the International Chocolate Salon
Sorga Chocolate
Christopher Elbow Chocolates
Monsoon Chocolate
Great Lakes Chocolate & Dessert Co.
Seattle Chocolate Company
The Chocolate Enthusiast
ChoCoaque Cooperative
French Broad Chocolates
Guittard Chocolate
Cult de Choco
Ritual Chocolate
8 Degrees Chocolate
Lohcally Artisan Chocolates
Mitchell's Fine Chocolates
Union Confectionery Machinery Company

Affiliates and Partners

Academy of ChocolateCacao & Chocolate SummitChocoaCORUS
Dallas Chocolate FestivalDC Chocolate FestivalFine Cacao & Chocolate InstituteGood Food FoundationHeirloom Cacao Preservation Fund
International Chocolate AwardsInternational Institute of Chocolate & Cacao TastingMOCCANational Confectioners AssociationNorthwest Chocolate Festival

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