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Planting Chocolate Trees Episode #11: How to Keep Your Business Alive During Covid-19 Pandemic

Are you finding it hard to know how you can proactively manage your business during the coronavirus pandemic?   In this video, we talk about how we are managing Cacao Culture at a time like this. We know a lot are also struggling right now and running a small business won't be easy as 1,2,3 amid the current situation. But let's try to focus on this time that is perfect for innovation and growth. In addition to that, we can cope with this strange time by helping the community whilst running your company. You can do that with the following tips we share here: 1. Review all your expenses 2. Look for government help  3. Rethink your strategy 4. Start...

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Planting Chocolate Trees - Episode #10: Ways To Support Small Businesses During Covid-19 Pandemic

At this time of pandemic, some small and local businesses are struggling to keep their businesses going because of the outbreak's growing impact on the global economy. 🙁🙏 So as consumers too, we also have the power to help some stores survive.So in this episode of Planting Chocolate Trees, we share 10 ways how. 1. Order delivery 2. Buy gift cards 3. Shop local online 4. Buy local produce 5. Leave a tip 6. Schedule a service for lter  7. Give positive reviews 8. Spread the word and refer to a friend 9. Practice patience 10. Say thanks   For an in-depth explanation on how you can do all those, watch our tenth episode! Subscribe to our Youtube Channel, don't forget to like and leave...

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Planting Chocolate Trees Episode #9: How Cacao Culture Farms Tablea is Made

In this episode, we bring you behind the curtains of how we make our Tablea and the people we work with here in Davao City. Showing you more of how our tableas are made from scratch and we are also going to show you the facility we use to make these from bean to tablea bars. Processing these cacao beans via these steps:  1. Roasting 2. Winnowing 3. Grinding 4. Molding 5. Packing and it's ready for sale!  Here's an in-depth look of the process and the facility, watch our ninth episode! Subscribe to our Youtube Channel, don't forget to like and leave some love on the comments! Enjoy! JOIN US ON OUR CHOCOLATE JOURNEY!      

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Planting Chocolate Trees Vlog Series Episode #8: Cacao Culture at the Davao Agri Trade Expo

It was a successful year again for the annual Davao Agri Tade Expo: All In as it celebrated its 21st year last September 26-28, 2019.  Plus, it was a celebratory experience for us because we had the opportunity to impart everything about cacao and to share our chocolate journey to young agripreneurs! Government officials graced us to officially open the grand event and shared their remarks regarding the agriculture sector of the Philippines.  Aside from that, a number of exhibits were installed to showcase the latest agriculture technology and different agri products from Cacao City!  Clearly, it was an awesome DATE!  We do hope that the future agripreneurs are inspired to bring more ideas in the industry and help in the boom...

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Planting Chocolate Trees Vlog Series Episode #7: Cacao Culture in Taiwan Part 2

In Part 2 of our Taiwan visit, we had some time to go around and visit some chocolate shops. But before we went to visit those shops, we roamed around the city. It was very easy to travel because of Taiwan's well connected train and bus systems. With the guide of Taiwanese students who helped us at the expo, we visited various landmarks like the Taipei 101 skyscraper and had our dinner at their restaurant called Din Tai Fung.  We also went to Taichung World Flora Exposition and the Farmer's Market at Taichung where we met Chomeet Chocolate, the bean-to-bar brand producing high quality small-batch products in Taiwan. And of course, as part of the list for every travel, we did...

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