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'What If Wayne Rooney Sues?' Shop's Excuse For Not Icing Boy Called Rooney Name On Easter Egg

Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.04.2014 | UK

A chocolate shop said it could not ice a boy's name "Rooney" on an Easter egg for him in case the footballer Wayne Rooney sued them over copyright. ...

Chocolate: A 3000 Year Love Affair

Victoria Ferran | Posted 19.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Victoria Ferran

Described as one of the most chemically perfect of foods, chocolate contains an interesting mix of ingredients which make you predisposed to like it. Caffeine, antioxidants and proteins are all present in addition to chemicals such as Serotonin which purportedly recreate the feelings of being in love.

Is Thorntons Moving Towards Sweet Success?

The Huffington Post UK | Charlie Thomas | Posted 25.02.2013 | UK

Chocolatier Thorntons is continuing its mission to revive its struggling fortunes, and reported a slight sales increase of 2.9%, edging sales up to £...

Charlie Thomas

Eat A Lot Of Chocolate This Christmas?

HuffingtonPost.com | Charlie Thomas | Posted 16.01.2013 | UK

Did you buy some chocolates in the supermarket or a petrol station over Christmas? You weren't alone - figures released by chocolate retailer Thornton...

Charlie Thomas

Will Christmas Be Kind For Thorntons?

HuffingtonPost.com | Charlie Thomas | Posted 15.12.2012 | UK

Chocolate retailer Thorntons is embarking on a business overhaul which will see £10 million invested into developing an online platform, and a renewe...

Six Tonne Bar Of Chocolate Sets World Record

PA | Posted 12.12.2011 | UK

Even the most dedicated chocoholic would struggle to get their teeth into this monster bar. Weighing almost six tonnes and measuring 13ft (4m) squa...