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Fortune Recognition

We love our Oakland home and are so excited to be recognized for it! Fortune Magazine and Initiative for a Competitive Inner City (ICIC) placed us as a Top 3 Inner City company in the US. We know that all of our success is from the fun our local Oakland…

OCHO halloween candy

No Trick in this Treat

We all know that trick or treating is the best part of Halloween. Everyone here at OCHO remembers trick or treating fondly. And it always finishes with separating the stash into two piles: good candy and boring candy. But what if all the candy was good? That’s the ultimate dream….

two peanut butter eggs one with a bite out of it

Found our Easter Egg!

After years of filling our Easter baskets with ordinary chocolates, we wanted to create our dream sweet. It had to be a cute egg that could fit perfectly into hollow eggs or baskets. More importantly, it needed to be the right kind of delicious. Our younger fans rave about peanut…

dark peanut butter organic chocolate candy bar with ingredients

Going Dark

OCHO friends have raved about our Milk Chocolate Peanut Butter for years. But dark chocolate fans were on the sidelines. And we don’t like anyone feeling left out. Whether you’re seeking the rich dark hit or a delicious vegan chocolate, we’re excited to make our Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter Bar…


OCHO in the Green Room of The Daily Show with Jon Stewart!

Exciting news over here! We recently teamed up with Small Batch America for an incredible opportunity. The company, founded in 2013 by music industry veteran Tom Monday, helps independent brands grow their audience. And grow our audience, we did. All the way to The Daily Show with Jon Stewart! As…


Creating a Healthy Life: 5 Small Changes to Make a Big Impact

Welcome to 2015! ‘Tis the season for making resolutions to start out the new year. Health and wellness goals top the list of resolutions. We at OCHO Candy believe that living a healthy lifestyle can easily be done by making small changes that will lead to even bigger improvements. Don’t…


The Ultimate Gift Guide for Chocolate Lovers

Cheer, cheer, the holidays are here! This time of year, we always find ourselves saying “Where did the time go?” and “I’ve got to start my holiday shopping!” Feeling overwhelmed with what to buy your loved ones? Have no fear, we’ve got you covered. We’ve come up with a list…


OCHO Candy Launches at Meijer!

We’re proud to announce our launch at over 200 Meijer stores in the Midwest. As this is our first retail chain in the region, to say we’re thrilled is an understatement! You can now find OCHO Candy Bars at Meijer’s across Michigan, Indiana, Ohio, and Kentucky. All stores will carry…


OCHO Candy Takes On Video Games!

We handcraft OCHO Candy with all-natural ingredients to achieve that “classic” taste our grandparents knew and loved in their candy bars.  Therefore, it’s fitting that we revisit the past and drop OCHO Candy into some of our favorite Atari video games from back in the day! Whether Pacman or a Caramel & Peanut bar, OCHO Candy reminds us that sometimes the simplest things are the sweetest.

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