GrowCocoa is:

  • A partnership between Blommer Chocolate Company, Olam International, and cocoa farming communities in Cote d’Ivoire and Indonesia
  • A pioneering way of delivering services to cocoa farmers to help them become profitable businesses and successfully compete in the cocoa industry
  • A long-term, open-ended commitment to providing a sustainable supply of cocoa

GrowCocoa invests in:

  • Empowering cocoa farmers toward business success
  • Social and environmental responsibility in cocoa farming communities in Cote d’Ivoire and Indonesia
  • Quality throughout the cocoa supply chain


  • Leverages the resources of the largest cocoa processor in North America, the largest worldwide cocoa supply chain manager, and cocoa farmers of Cote d’Ivoire and Indonesia to increase sustainable yields and quality value
  • Strives for excellence by working in targeted communities where its innovative approaches can make the greatest impact
  • Reflects the dedication of all partners to increasing the impact of sustainability efforts in the cocoa sector and ensuring a healthy and equitable cocoa value chain for generations to come