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Welcome To Forbes Chocolate

Forbes Chocolate is a developer and manufacturer of powdered food ingredients for use in food and beverage products. Our product lines feature a wide variety of flavors, including cocoa powder in several colors and fat ranges.

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Cocoa Powder

Certified and Conventional varieties in several strengths, colors and fat ranges for food, beverage, and supplements.


Chocolate Dairy Powder

Certified and Conventional stabilized cocoa powder varieties, available in several usage rates from 5 lbs. – 18 lbs.


Flavored Milk Powder

Specially designed for milk in a wide variety of flavors, such as: orange, strawberry, vanilla, root beer, among others.


Seasonal Flavor Powders

An array of in-stock and seasonal flavors available with natural or Non-GMO ingredients.


Ice Cream Powder

Forbes Chocolate blends chocolate ice cream flavor powders in a variety of strengths and colors.


Inclusions and Chocolate Pieces

We carry chocolate chips and chocolate drops for dairies and ice cream manufacturers big and small.

Services We offer


Dairy Processors & Plant-Based Beverage Manufacturers

We provide a wide variety of flavor options, the ability to create unique flavors, and powders that meet school nutritional data requirements.


Ice Cream Manufacturers

Develop rich chocolate flavor profiles with Forbes ice cream powders, cocoa powders and inclusions.


Artisanal Ice Cream Makers

Our full line of cocoa and chocolate ice cream powders are available in sizes suitable for shops and restaurants.


Supplement Manufacturers

We serve this growing industry with a variety of lab-tested, certified and conventional cocoa powders.


Baking and Snack Goods Manufacturers

Discover rich cocoa powder products for indulgent bakery taste and texture.


Product Research and Development

Our team of product development and lab professionals can help you develop innovative flavors and provide the technical support you need.

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Supplement & Nutraceutical

A wide range of cocoa powders developed specifically to enhance the taste and visual appeal of powdered supplements and RTD beverages.


Dairy & Plant Based Beverages

Forbes can create custom flavors to suit your beverage development needs.  From traditional fruit flavors to the latest trends, we can provide a wide range of flavor options.


Ice Cream

Forbes offers a full spectrum of cocoa powder to meet your ice cream development needs.



Forbes has just the right cocoa for producing great taste, and the perfect appearance.  We can also create custom cocoa powder blends to suit your bakery needs.

Offering products for large manufacturers
or artisan shops

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The Right Products For You!

Those working in food research and development, food consultants, and product buyers can choose from our line of standard flavors or we can help custom-blend any flavor profile. We serve manufacturers of nutraceuticals and ice cream, milk processors and bakeries. Forbes works with companies of all sizes, from large manufacturers to artisan shops.

We provide Non-GMO Project Verified and Fair Trade Certified cocoa. We offer natural, organic and conventional cocoa powders that are Kosher and/or Halal certified.

Latest News

March 26, 2024

WNYIFT - Western New York Food Industry Expo:

Joseph A. Floreano Rochester Riverside Convention Center         123 E. Main St., Rochester, NY 14604  
April 9 - 10, 2024

IDFA Ice Cream Technology Conference

Hilton Clearwater          400 Mandalay Ave, Clearwater, FL 33767
May 2024

Lake Erie Section IFT Supplier Expo 

Signature of Solon 39000 Signature Dr, Solon, OH 44139  
September 2024

Ohio Valley Institute of Food Technologists 2024 Supplier Expo 

5533 Chappell Crossing Blvd. West Chester,  OH 45069
September 2024

Rocky Mountain Institute of Food Technologists 2024 Supplier Expo

Wings Over the Rockies Air & Space Museum 7711 E Academy Blvd Denver, CO 80230
September 2024

St. Louis Section Institute of Food Technologists 2024 Supplier Expo 

St. Charles Convention Center 1 Convention Center Plz St Charles, MO 63303
November 12-15, 2024

ConeCon - North American Ice Cream Association 2024 Convention - Booth #615

Savannah Convention Center Westin - Savannah Harbor 1 Resort Drive, Savannah, GA 31421  

Forbes Chocolate

800 Ken Mar Industrial Pkwy
Broadview Hts, OH 44147

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