Tisano joins KIVA social micro-lending… free $25 to lend…

When I began sourcing cacao I knew nothing ¬†– absolutely nothing about the realities of farming in the developing world. After two and a half years working hand in hand with our local partners; the farmers, local NGO’s, our organic certifiers and the Ministry of ¬†Agriculture we learnt, hands on, how hard it is for […]

Tisano Dark Chocolate Cacao Nibbles pitched to Google

This is how Google’rs get around their campus Today I am in a competition and fight to the finish against our chocolate colleagues and competitors – TCHO, Vosges Chocolates, Dagoba (owned by Hershey’s) and Ghirardelli (owned by Lindt). Hands down I can easily call myself the underdog, under manned, underfunded, understocked -up against industry giants. […]