Retail, Consumer Goods and Lifestyle

Are we heading into a chocolate crisis?

A ten dollar box of Russell Stover's "Premium Collection" candies are shown in Kansas City, Kansas July 14, 2014. Switzerland's Lindt & Spruengli has agreed to buy U.S. candy maker Russell Stover in a billion-dollar deal that makes it the third-biggest chocolate maker in the United States behind Hershey and Mars.  REUTERS/Dave Kaup  (UNITED STATES - Tags: BUSINESS FOOD)

Our appetite for chocolate is increasing. Image: REUTERS/Dave Kaup

Jovana Stanisljevic
Professor in International Business, Grenoble École de Management (GEM)
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 India’s Tallest Chocolate Eclair Tower by Chef Kunal Kapur, 24 November 2010.
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 February 23, 2015: Isla de la Amargura, Caceres, Antioquia (Colombia). Jose Blanquiceth harvests cocoa on his farm.
Image: USAID U.S. Agency for International Development/Flickr, CC BY
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 Annual cocoa household income in Ivory Coast.
Image: UTZ (compiled by ConfectionaryNews)
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