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

SWEET55- Swiss Chocolates & Confections
XOCAO Chocolates
Ridgway Confections
Fran's Chocolates
The Touring Chocolatier
pollinator chocolate
Rare Cacao, LLC
Cocoa Peruvian Partners
K+M Chocolate
Spinnaker Chocolate
Dateolate / Sweet Saffron LLC
Zotter Schokolade GmbH
ChoCoaque Cooperative
Bohol Chocolate Farm
Fruition Chocolate Works
Casa Chocolates
Castronovo Chocolate
Branson's Chocolates
Amore di Mona couverture chocolat speciale
Sweet Mona's Chocolates
Club ChoKolate
Chocolate Maya
Chocolat Shanah LLC
Canada Cacao Company Inc
Wild Child Chocolate
Prime Cacao - Vale Potumuju - Baianí Chocolate
Mission Chocolate
Wright Old School Chocolate
flying noir
Lohcally Artisan Chocolates
Curating Taste
Villakuyaya LLC
Chef Allen's
VB Fine Chocolates
Bar & Cocoa
Ecole Chocolat
Luxx Chocolat LLC
Paras Candies LLC
Milz Chocolat
Uncommon Cacao
Dame Cacao
Mesocacao LL
Ritual Chocolate
Seattle Chocolate Company
BOHO Chocolate
Driftless Chocolates LLC
Chocolatier Eve
Burnt Fork Bend, LLC
Chef Rubber
37 Chocolates
French Broad Chocolates
Sparrow Enterprises
Loon Chocolate
David Upchurch Chocolatier
Nantucket Faraway Chocolate
WIseman House Chocolates
Cacao Latitudes
Fifth Dimension Chocolates
The Cacau Club
Cacaoterra & Shaw's
Fine Cacao and Chocolate Institute
sweet bean
Bath Chocolate Company Ltd
Santana Fruits USA
Cafe Chocolat
Rosie's Confections
Moka Origins
Cocoa Future SPC / Good King Snacking Cacao
CocoTerra Company
8 Degrees Chocolate
Technolene Inc
Sonoma Chocolatiers
Vosges Haut-Chocolat
chocolate craft workshop
Sorga Chocolate
Bixby & Co.
United Flavors
Bayfront Chocolates
Southwestern University
Cacao Hunters
Hazel Hill Chocolate
Monsoon Chocolate
American Chocolate Designs
Albrecht & Dill USA Inc.
Savage Bros. Co.
Eldora Chocolate
Vivilicious Chocolates
Katherine Anne Confections
Moku Chocolate
Cocoa Community Confections Inc.
Rio Alambi Cocoa Beans / Ecofarms
Cult de Choco
Tasty Tours
Stella's Confectionery
andSons Chocolatiers
Zak's Chocolate
Dandelion Chocolate
Keepsake Keto Candies & Chocolates
Green Acres Holdings LLC
Enna Chocolate
Raven Rising Enterprises Ltd.
Mitchell's Fine Chocolates
Christopher Elbow Chocolates
Tucson Chocolate Factory
A Priori Specialty Foods
Ór Dubh Chocolates
Great Lakes Chocolate & Dessert Co.
Chocolate Man
Diamond Custom Machines Corporation
International Institute of Chocolate and Cacao Tasting
Guittard Chocolate
Opening Chocolate
Mon Aimee Chocolat
Garcia Nevett - Chocolatier de Miami
Goodnow Farms Chocolate
Beta Crystal LLC
The Chocolate Enthusiast
Dancing Lion Chocolate
Kalei Ross - In Pursuit of Purity
blue spruce chocolates
Union Confectionery Machinery Company
JACEK Chocolate Couture
Agrofloresta Mesoamericana
The Chocolate Project
Kessho LLC
Grocer's Daughter Chocolate
Ultimate Hot Chocolate

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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