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Cocoa & Chocolate

We guarantee high-quality products, every time

Discover Cargill's Cocoa & Chocolate range in Europe, Middle East and Africa, offering more opportunities to innovate and differentiate in a competitive marketplace.

With specialists at every stage in the production process – from farm to factory – we can craft cocoa and chocolate products according to your specific desires for a wide range of applications including confectionery, bakery, cereals, desserts, dry mixes, ice cream and dairy.

Europe, Middle East & Africa

Cargill has a vast portfolio of chocolate varieties as well as specialty items. Our product range includes high quality Gerkens® cocoa powders, chocolate, coatings, fillings, cocoa liquors and cocoa butters.

Our Cocoa & Chocolate Brands

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Gerkens® Goodness Guaranteed

Gerkens® is Cargill’s cocoa powder brand delivering world-class cocoa goodness with a superior consistency in quality, color and flavor.

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Veliche™ Gourmet

Our Belgian chocolate brand, Veliche™ Gourmet, has been specifically designed to answer artisans' quest for the famous Belgian chocolate taste.

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Vanova is the exciting solution when you need high quality decorations, couvertures, inclusions, cocoa & chocolate powder in any size, form or formula. We serve so you can…

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Decorations & specialty inclusions

Smet, a leading Belgium-based supplier, produces chocolate and sweet decorations for the foodservice and confectionery markets.


Some Cargill products are only approved for use in certain geographies, end uses, and/or at certain usage levels. It is the customer's responsibility to determine, for a particular geography, that (i) the Cargill product, its use and usage levels, (ii) the customer's product and its use, and (iii) any claims made about the customer's product, all comply with applicable laws and regulations.