Since we are committed to quality, it’s no surprise that our ingredients are sourced from select, certified suppliers throughout the world to ensure our customers receive the finest selection of ingredients and in the end, the best tasting, highest-quality products there are to offer. Certification provides the additional layer of trust you expect from us.

Certifications Dairy Free

Dairy Free Capabilities

Suitable for your vegan and kosher pareve claims, this capability allows us to provide dairy free products in the varieties you’ve come to know and love from CQC, including chocolate!

Certifications RSPO

Sustainable Oil

CQC is a member of RSPO (Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil). Check out our progress at

Certifications Non-GMO

Non-GMO Project

CQC has products available that are verified by the Non-GMO Project. The Non-GMO Project offers North America’s only independent verification for products made according to rigorous best practices for GMO (genetically modified organisms) avoidance.

Certifications Fair Trade

Fair Trade

CQC is a registered partner with Fair Trade USA and able to provide products using Fair Trade USA, Mass Balance certified cocoa, sugar and vanilla ingredients.

Certifications Rainforest Alliance Certified

Rainforest Alliance Certified™

CQC is a registered supplier with the Rainforest Alliance and able to offer products using cocoa from Rainforest Alliance Certified™ farms.

Certifications Hormone Free

Hormone Free

CQC has the capability to formulate products made with synthetic hormone free dairy ingredients.

Certifications Organic


CQC is certified organic by QAI, and has the capability to offer organic, dairy free products upon request.


Certifications Gluten Free

Gluten Free

All current CQC products are made with ingredients free of gluten.


Certifications SQF

GFSI SQF Certified

CQC production facilities are SQF certified. This program provides verifiable evidence of effective food safety control programs.

Certifications Tree Nut Capabilities

Tree Nut Capabilities

Our tree nut coatings are available in the form of a wafer and 1M drops in the following flavors: Coconut, Hazelnut, Almond, Pecan and Walnut.

Certifications Kosher


All CQC products are certified Kosher through Orthodox Union.

OU - D - Kosher Dairy
OU - Kosher Pareve


Certifications Business Practices

Business Practices

CQC production facilities have completed Sedex Members Ethical Trade Audit (SMETA).