Congressman John Rutherford: Rutherford Joins Peterbrooke Chocolatier

For his second Rutherford Ride Along, Congressman John Rutherford who represent’s Florida’s 4th District, spent an afternoon in Atlantic Beach with Peterbrooke Franchisee Brooke Joyner and her staff at Peterbrooke Chocolatier. Brooke and her talented team showed Congressman Rutherford their labor-intensive process for hand-making chocolates on-site in the store. Discussions revolved around the challenges and opportunities facing franchising

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Tallahassee Democrat: Forget flowers for Valentine’s Day this year, chocolate covered strawberries don’t die

As the sun rises over Tallahassee on Valentine’s Day, you will find Dot and Richard Herbert preparing for their busiest single day of business all year according to a recent story in the Tallahassee Democrat. They will begin dipping strawberries in milk, dark and white chocolate at 5:30 a.m. By the end of the day, between

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Jacksonville Business Journal: Sugar Rush: Jacksonville candy companies talk holiday season spike, candy production

In the candy world, the holidays are crunch time with stores doing 20 to 30 percent of annual sales in just six to eight weeks leading up to Christmas according to a recent article in the Jacksonville Business Journal. As the days until Christmas tick off, Peterbrooke Chocolatier had the chance to speak with the

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