The Nation’s Leading Natural Chocolate Maker
Chocolate Brands overview

1) Sunspire® Chocolates has perfected the craft of all natural and organic confections using alternative sweeteners and no preservatives, flavors or additives. It has developed many unique offerings for the bulk foods and baking categories.
2) Cloud Nine® Confections produces all natural, gourmet chocolates and confections, providing superior healthy replacements to conventional chocolates and candy bars.
3) Tropical Source® Chocolates produces award-wining confections in one of the only factories in the world that can guarantee being 100 percent dairy and gluten free.
4) AH!LASKA® is the producer of the first organic chocolate syrup and cocoa in the U.S. The chocolate syrup is dairy free, gluten free and peanut free. AH!LASKA offers delicious organic alternatives to conventional syrups and cocoa..
Ownership Cloud Nine, Tropical Source and AH!LASKA were acquired by nSpired ™ Natural Foods in 2000. Sunspire was acquired in 1999.
Production Size The nSpired chocolate brands produce a combined 3.5 million pounds of chocolate annually, making nSpired the largest chocolate producer in the natural foods category.
Distribution Available nationally at natural foods stores and large grocery chains.
Products Sunspire:
  • Baking Products:
    • Dark Chocolate Baking Chips*
    • Organic Dark Chocolate Baking Chips* 
    • Peanut Butter Chips
    • Unsweetened Carob Baking Chips*
    • Vegan Carob Baking Chips*
    • White Chocolate Chips
  • Confections:
    • Caramels
    • Carob Almonds
    • Carob Peanuts
    • Carob Raisins
    • Dark Chocolate Espresso Beans
    • Dark Chocolate EarthBalls
    • FruitSource® Milk Chocolate Almonds
    • FruitSource® Milk Chocolate Maltballs
    • FruitSource® Milk Chocolate Raisins
    • FruitSource® Yogurt Almonds
    • FruitSource® Yogurt Maltballs
    • FruitSource® Yogurt Pretzel Crunchies
    • FruitSource® Yogurt Raisins
    • Milk Chocolate Almonds
    • Milk Chocolate Caramels
    • Milk Chocolate English Toffee
    • Milk Chocolate Peanuts
    • Milk Chocolate Pecan Caramels (Turtles)
    • Milk Chocolate Raisins
    • Organic Dark Chocolate Almonds
    • Organic Dark Chocolate Cocoa Dusted Almonds
    • Organic Dark Chocolate Coconut Haystacks
    • Organic Dark Chocolate Crunchy Peanut Clusters
    • Organic Dark Chocolate Jumpin Java
    • Organic Dark Chocolate Raisins
    • Organic Milk Chocolate Almonds
    • Organic Milk Chocolate Raisins
    • SUNDROPS® (plain) *
    • SUNDROPS (peanut) *
    • Yogurt Cinnamon Raisins
    • Yogurt Pretzels
Cloud Nine:
  • 2 oz. Chocolate Bars, 6 Varieties:
    • Almond Dark
    • Au Lait
    • Dark
    • Espresso Dark
    • Orange Dark
    • Raspberry Dark
  • Candy Bars, 6 Varieties:
    • Caramel Filled
    • Coconut
    • Coconut Almond
    • Peanut Butter Filled
    • Peanut Caramel
    • Peppermint Pattie
    • Toffee
  • Bulk Chocolates, 9 Varieties:
    • Dark Chocolate Almonds
    • Dark Chocolate Raisins
    • Milk Chocolate Maltballs
    • Milk Chocolate Raisins
    • Unsweetened Carob Almonds
    • Unsweetened Carob Raisins
    • Yogurt Almonds
    • Yogurt Maltballs
    • Yogurt Raisins
Tropical Source:
  • 3 oz. Chocolate Bars, 6 Varieties:
    • Hazelnut
    • Mint Crunch
    • Raspberry
    • Rice Crisp
    • Rich Dark
    • Toasted Almond
  • Packaged Chocolate Chips, 2 Varieties:
    • Espresso Roast
    • Semi-Sweet
  • Low Fat Organic Baker’s Cocoa (8 oz.)
  • Non-Dairy Organic Chocolatey Chocolate Cocoa Mix (12 oz.)
  • Organic Chocolate Syrup (22 oz.)
  • Organic Chocolatey Chocolate Cocoa Mix (12 oz.)
Health & Dietary Attributes All Chocolates:
  • All natural – no artificial colors, flavors or other ingredients
  • No refined sugars
  • No preservatives, including PGPR
  • No hydrogenated or fractionated oils
  • No trans fats
  • Kosher
  • Certified organic offerings
  • Cholesterol free
  • Dairy-free and vegan ingredient options
Cloud Nine:
  • No cholesterol
  • Can juice sweetened
  • Kosher
Tropical Source:
  • 100 percent dairy and gluten free
  • Vegan