About Ghirardelli Chocolate
Domenico Ghirardelli was born in Rapallo, Italy, with an importer of exotic products and his wife. At an early age, Domenico became familiar with the chocolate and confectionery trade when studying at a local confectionery factory. Ghirardelli launches Peppermint Bark, which later becomes the best-selling Christmas gift. Ghirardelli launches intense dark bars made of luxurious, deep and velvety chocolate combined with sophisticated ingredients. The prestigious bars, Ghirardelli’s first full-bar production line, will debut at the Ghirardelli Ice Cream and Chocolate Store in Lathrop, California. Girardelli makes his debut in mini candy and waffle candy. Ghirardelli launches Dark Squares, which became the first cocoa chocolate widely available in the packaging. Joel Barrows is the President and CEO of the Ghirardelli Chocolate Company and is responsible for the day-to-day activities of Ghirardelli, as well as the overall strategy, direction, and purpose Before joining Ghirardelli, Joel was CEO of Lindt UK & Ireland, a Ghirardelli subsidiary. He began his career at Lindt as UK Sales Director in 2007. Joel was responsible for the growing market share and brand value, while also focusing on the people who are critical to the brand’s success. He has a master’s degree in economics from the University of Edinburgh. Joel likes to participate in sports and outdoor activities that benefit charities such as cycling across the UK, taking part in a 50 kilometer hike and climbing the mountain. Kilimanjaro Joel is married with two young children and the whole family enjoys all that Northern California has to offer.
Once shipments have left Ghirardelli and are owned by FedEx, Ghirardelli is not responsible for FedEx delivery times. Check your order tracking with the Track My Order feature. Choose the option that is most suitable for you, and we will receive your order carefully packaged and shipped to you. Orders placed after 10:00 PT Monday through Friday will be processed the next business day. Because our chocolate is a perishable product, only a few places are entitled to a standard delivery from mid-April to mid-November. Standard shipping orders generally ship within 2-5 business days, although this may take up to 9 business days in remote areas. Please refer to the Warm Weather Delivery Rules for the weather months. Saturday delivery is available at residential addresses at an additional cost. Please refer to the Warm Weather Delivery Rules for the weather months. Ghirardelli is pleased to offer the opportunity to use your own FedEx shipping account for orders of $ 1,000 or more. When placing an order, you will see the opportunity to enter your account number in step 2, enter your account number, and our team will take care of the rest! Unfortunately, the account numbers of any provider other than FedEx are not counted.
If for any reason you are not completely satisfied with your order, just contact customer service within 30 days of receiving your product for instructions on how to return your order for a refund or receive a new product for you. . Our customer service agents will be happy to assist you.