The Belgian chocolate manufacturer Callebaut has signed an exclusive distribution agreement with the United Vision Company of Ho Chi Minh City.
The century-old brand plans to supply its chocolate to confectioners, pastry chefs and chocolatiers throughout Vietnam.
Callebaut Asia Pacific sales manager Roshin Perera told chefs at an August 15 launch party that the chocolate would be the "partner of choice" for chefs seeking world-class ingredients..
According to Perera, Callebaut has been making chocolate in the heart of Belgium for the past 100 years .
Callebaut was listed by Forbes as the world's biggest chocolatier in 2005.