Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory, Inc., is an international franchiser of gourmet chocolate and confection stores and a manufacturer of an extensive line of premium chocolates and other confectionery products. The Company, its subsidiaries and its franchisees and licensees operate more than 255 Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory stores across the United States, the Republic of Panama, and the Republic of the Philippines.
Headquartered in Durango, Colorado, Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory is ranked number one on Newsweek's list of "America's Best Retailers 2022" in the chocolate and candy stores category. The Company's common stock is listed on the Nasdaq Global Market under the symbol "RMCF."
The factory typically produces approximately 300 chocolate candies and other confectionery products, using proprietary recipes developed primarily by its master candy maker. These products include many varieties of clusters, caramels, creams, truffles and molded chocolates. Individual stores prepare a variety of caramel and candy apples, fudge, chocolate items and confections in full view of the customer using traditional cooking utensils such as copper kettles on gas-fired stoves and marble slab cooling tables.
Our Fun Facts!!
· Our fudge recipe was developed by a mathematician who taught at Fort Lewis College.
· Our first chocolates were made atop a pin pong table.
· Our first delivery vehicle was a VW crew cab truck that we still have and still runs!
· At the company's first headquarters behind the Gaslight Theater, chocolates were lowered by pulley to street level.