Scharffen Berger Chocolate Maker - Ownership and Business Overview


Scharffen Berger Chocolate Maker Ownership

Who owns Scharffen Berger Chocolate Maker?

Scharffen Berger Chocolate Maker is owned by The Hershey. It was acquired on July 26, 2005.

Scharffen Berger Chocolate Maker Business Overview

Where is Scharffen Berger Chocolate Maker headquartered?

Scharffen Berger Chocolate Maker is headquartered in San Francisco, California.

What sector is Scharffen Berger Chocolate Maker in?

Scharffen Berger Chocolate Maker is a food company.

When was Scharffen Berger Chocolate Maker founded?

Scharffen Berger Chocolate Maker was founded in 1996.

Food M&A Summary in 2005

Out of 60 sectors in the Mergr database, food ranked 12 in number of deals in 2005. The largest food acquisition in 2005 was Panrico Donuts Canarias SA - which was acquired by Apax for $900M.

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Scharffen Berger Chocolate Maker, Inc.

1192 Illinois Street,
San Francisco, California 94107
United States,
(415) 401-0080

Scharffen Berger Chocolate Maker is an artisanal American chocolate company. The company sources premium cacao beans, roasts and grinds them in small batches in vintage European equipment, and creates blends that make the world's finest tasting premium chocolate. The distinctive chocolate, like fine wine, possesses complexity, distinct fruitiness, balance, intense flavor, and a lingering finish. Scharffen Berger Chocolate Maker was formed in 1996 and is based in San Francisco, California.

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