Category Archives: Chocolate History & News

The White Chocolate Con: Part 3, Hershey should have known better

Of all the companies out there you would think that a US based chocolate company would know what has to be in a product in order for it to be called “White Chocolate”, don’t bet on it, sometimes they get sloppy.

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The White Chocolate Con: Part 2

In the last post we wrote about how “White Chocolate” is something real, and mis-use of the term is not something to mess with.   If you have not read the previous post you can do so here http://blog.ccberries.com/2014/11/08/the-white-chocolate-con-part-1/ Basically I found that a worldwide fast food restaurant was incorrectly using the regulated term “white chocolate”,

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The White Chocolate Con: Part 1

What if we told you a major restaurant chain was falsely advertising that a product contained White Chocolate when in fact the ingredients list shows it’s not White Chocolate?

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Help my berries are sweating..

Uh.. no…  they are not, chocolate does not sweat.. it can not sweat.. What you are really seeing is….

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ProFlowers Easy Saver Proposed Settlement

We finally found the proposed settlement information of the Proflowers® Easy Saver® Scam class action lawsuits.

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Why we don’t ship Champagne (or any sparkling wine)

Technically the only wine that be called champagne are the ones produced in a select region of France, everything else is a sparkling wine. So a bottle of Dom Pérignon can legally be called champagne, while a bottle produced in California may be much higher quality cannot be called champagne. Those are the rules, it’s […]

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The $38 Million dollar story ignored by the press

Previously we documented some of the many misdeeds done by the Provide Commerce® family of companies: ProFlowers®, Shari’s Berries®, Red Envelope®, Cherry Moon Farms® and others. They have pulled many dirty tricks, from using fake chocolate to running ads saying competitors were sold out.. and of course the most egregious is the “Easy Saver Scam”.

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Dirty deeds done ProFlowers cheap.

When you look for a company that seems to be wanting to put itself in the lead for any “Most Unethical” award you really don’t need to look any further than ProFlowers.

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Fundraising with Strawberries and Roses

We work with three basic types , online, pre-packaged & re-packaged. Each method works best for different types of groups. Whatever way you select you need to do your research and ordering ahead of time. (ordering two days before Valentines is not going to work)

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CCBerries Chocolate Strawberry Giveaway Sweepstakes

Win Chocolate Covered Strawberries Giveaway started 8/1/2011 – ended 8/18/2011 at Midnight CCBerries : Authentic Gourmet Ingredients, Taste the Amazing Difference This giveaway has ended, join the ccberries.com newsletter,  facebook page or follow us on twitter for information on current discounts and promotions.   We have a winner in our chocolate covered strawberry giveaway: Edgardo […]

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