I'm a big, chunky, unequally divided chocolate bar from Amsterdam. Good looking, incredibly tasty, but – above all – I have a story to tell. An important one. One that you, your friends, your neighbour, your auntie and everybody else should know. And share. Curious about my story? Read more about it.
Ten Years Tony’s. Reason for a celebration?
It’s almost our tenth anniFAIRsary. The first Tony’s Chocolonely bar came onto the market in November 2005: milk chocolate in an alarming red wrapper, as things were seriously awry in the chocolate industry. Remember how it all started? Dutch TV journalist Teun van de Keuken raised the alarm about conditions on West African cocoa plantations after discovering child slaves working there. He tried to contact all major chocolate companies, but no one would talk to him. Teun van de Keuken decided to take responsibility on his own. Read more here.
The AGM: what is that actually?
The what? Ann-u-al Gen-e-ral Mee-ting. It's a mouthful but we'll walk you through it. At the end of each cocoa season, in July and August, our partner cooperatives in Ghana and the Ivory Coast organize Annual General Meetings (AGMs). This is where all the farmers come together to vote on how to use the Tony's premium (i.e., that extra premium we pay on top of the Fair Trade premium). Read more!
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serious about people
We are on the way to 100% slave-free chocolate. Read more about our mission.