Cadbury is a British multinational confectionery company known for its wide range of chocolate products, including Dairy Milk, Flake, Wispa, and Creme Egg. The company is currently owned by Mondelēz International, Inc.
The company was founded in 1824 by John Cadbury.
In 1905, Cadbury introduced Dairy Milk chocolate, which became its best-selling product.
In 1915, Cadbury created chocolate for the first time for troops fighting in World War I.
In 1969, Cadbury merged with Schweppes to become Cadbury Schweppes.
In 2010, Cadbury was acquired by Mondelēz International, Inc.
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Cadbury's best-selling milk chocolate bar.
A hollow milk chocolate egg with a white and yellow fondant filling.
Aerated milk chocolate bar.
A crumbly, flaky milk chocolate bar.
A honeycomb toffee center coated in milk chocolate.
Most Cadbury chocolate is gluten-free, including Dairy Milk and Creme Egg. However, always check the packaging for any potential allergens or changes in ingredients.
Cadbury chocolate tends to have a creamier, smoother texture compared to Hershey's chocolate, which has a slightly grainy texture due to the addition of milk solids. Additionally, Cadbury chocolate uses cocoa butter, while Hershey's uses vegetable oils.
Cadbury does offer some fair trade chocolate products, but not all of their products are fair trade. Check the packaging for the fair trade logo.
Cadbury chocolate is made in various locations around the world, including the UK, Australia, Canada, and India.
The Cadbury Creme Egg was first introduced in the UK in 1971. It was originally called the Fry's Creme Egg, as it was produced by Cadbury's previous owners, J. S. Fry & Sons. The name was changed to Cadbury in 1978 when Cadbury merged with Fry's.