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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Spruce up your own berries

In other sections of our blog we told you how to temper chocolate and when to temper chocolate. For the next few months we’ll be posting some ideas and methods to make some special berries at home. Continue reading »

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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. Continue reading »

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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 just the way it is. Even if bottle from some other part of the world tastes exactly like a bottle made in the Champagne region of France it is just called a sparkling wine.

So while that is interesting.. it really has no bearing on why no booze with the berries A few times a year we get asked if we can ship champagne with the chocolate covered strawberries.

Nope, no, nana, no way Jose’, Hommie don’t play that, ain’t gonna happen… and here is why: Continue reading »

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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. Continue reading »

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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) Continue reading »

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CCBerries Chocolate Strawberry Giveaway Sweepstakes

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Giveaway started 8/1/2011 – ended 8/18/2011 at Midnight

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We have a winner in our chocolate covered strawberry giveaway:
Edgardo F,  of  Colorado.  (Currently deployed in Afghanistan)
Congratulations Edgardo (stay safe) 

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The mess you see is only part of the problem..

Below is a picture of what one of our major competitors sent to a customer, and it’s not pretty. Continue reading »

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individually boxed berries (part 2)

Last time I covered why individually boxed strawberries look better if the final step of putting them in the boxes is done locally. It also gives you more options on box color, ribbon style and interior decoration. Continue reading »

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