Monthly Archives: October 2010

Lindt in the News – October 2010

In October the media was buzzing about Lindt Chocolate. Many media outlets highlighted this recently launched blog, “Lindt Chocolate Unwrapped.” This new online platform offers consumers an inside look at what‘s going on behind-the-scenes here at Lindt and insights into … Continue Reading…

Introducing Fioretto

Where does the word “Fioretto” derive from? The word “Fioretto” means flower in Italian. These individually wrapped Fioretto pieces have a unique twist on top that resemble a blossoming flower. They are available in a stand-up bag in 3 flavors, … Continue Reading…

The Importance of a Two-Way Conversation

With Facebook, Twitter and YouTube growing exponentially every day, it is essential for every major corporation to be present on these channels.  Up until the days of social media, it was a one-way marketing broadcast zone through television, print and … Continue Reading…

Trick-or-Treating: History & Tips

“Trick-or-treating” has become a staple for Halloween celebration in America.  Why do people hand out candy on this holiday and how did the tradition begin? The day before All Soul’s Day on November 1st, poor individuals would beg door-to-door in … Continue Reading…

Lindt Chocolate’s Worldwide Presence

Over 165 years ago, the story of Lindt chocolate began in Zurich’s old town with a confectionery shop owned by David Sprüngli-Schwarz and his son, Rudolf Sprüngli-Ammann.  A man by the name of Rodolphe Lindt later developed an innovative process … Continue Reading…

An Ideal Autumn Dessert

As a Lindt Master Chocolatier, it is no secret that I love chocolate! When I cook or bake, I only use the finest ingredients. All chefs (amateur and professional) understand that the dish you are creating is only as good as … Continue Reading…

10 Interesting Chocolate Facts You May Not Know

While there are many facts about Lindt chocolate alone, there are even more fun and interesting facts about chocolate in general as it dates back to 1000 B.C.  Compiled here is a list of interesting tidbits that can be used to … Continue Reading…