CasaLuker Cacao Announces New Non-GMO Project Verification

CasaLuker Cacao, a Colombian based chocolate manufacturer, is proud to announce that the company’s Dark Chocolate Palenque 70% and Dark Chocolate Sombra 54% have been Non-GMO Project Verified. The company strongly believes in the safety of their consumers and therefore decided to start the process of getting their products Non-GMO Project Verified, to guarantee and respect the consumer’s right to know what is in their chocolate. CasaLuker Cacao believes this verification offers the highest transparency about GMOs.

CasaLuker Cacao works for the future of cocoa through research that helps make the industry more sustainable. The Colombian company believes it is their responsibility to do the right thing for their farmers, partners, and customers. This verification by the Non-GMO Project is crucial to demonstrate to stakeholders the company’s commitment to sourcing and supporting non-GMO crops.

About CasaLuker Cacao

CasaLuker Cacao is a large Colombia-based family owned business that has now been an established chocolate manufacturer for 110 years. Since 2010, the company started to offer a new alternative for chocolatiers around the world, using the differentiation offered by Cacao Fino de Aroma and their direct link to cacao growers. CasaLuker Cacao started to produce premium chocolate and exporting them to Europe in addition to its local business for drinking chocolate. For its entire portfolio, the company only uses cocoa beans from Fino de Aroma varieties growing regions in South America, as well as local cane sugar. The cacao supplied must pass rigid quality standards and the price paid is higher than the market regular price. It produces all the chocolates in Colombia and nowadays exports to more than 42 countries as a true origin producer from tree to chocolate.

About the Non-GMO Project   

The Non-GMO Project is a nonprofit organization committed to preserving and building sources of non-GMO products, educating consumers and providing verified non-GMO choices.                          


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