About Us

Our Legacy in Chocolate Crafting

Whitakers Chocolates, established in 1889, embodies 135 years of family-run excellence. Nestled in Yorkshire, every chocolate crafted in our state-of-the-art factory tells a story of tradition, taste, and timeless quality.

Explore Our Product Range Brochures

Discover our full collection, download your preferred product brochure below

Retail Collection

Indulge in Whitakers’ retail collection: exquisite chocolates, crafted for every discerning taste

Retail Collection
Bulk Collection

Explore our bulk catering brochure: quality chocolates perfect for large-scale culinary delights

Bulk Collection
front cover of our Christmas product brochure
Seasonal Collection

Season’s delights await: Explore our brochure for themed chocolate treats for the festive period

Seasonal Collection


Who We're Working With

Our Customers Speak For Us

Team & Culture

Our Team, Our Culture

Rooted in rich heritage, our big family thrives on dedication and love for all things chocolate, crafting unity and sweetness!

William Whitaker

CEO/Managing Director

Gemma Whitaker

Marketing Director

Ben Rowland

Operations Director

Ian Webster

National Sales Manager

Stephen Wright

General Manager

Tina Leake

Office Manager

Tara Walsh

Finance Manager

Daniella Burns

Account Assistant

Jemma Backhouse

Quality Assurance Manager

Estelle Willis

Quality Assurance Assistant Manager

Joanna Clarke

Purchasing and Costing

Sarah Hartley

Quality Control

Will Shotton

Graphic Designer

Lauren Cockcroft

Senior Sales Administrator

Elaine Wilkinson

Sales Administrator

Zoe Bell

Sales Administrator

Bertie Vann

Sales Administrator

Andrzej Krupa

Warehouse Manager

Chris Preston

Production Manager

Muhammed Ali

Production Manager

Brand Values & Sustainibility

Values & Sustainibility: Our Ethos

We’re committed to positive change for our team, customers, and environment, proving small steps can drive significant impact


Choosing Fairtrade cocoa reflects our dedication to ethical sourcing, ensuring fairness and sustainability in every chocolate creation


Our packaging champions the cycle: made from recycled materials and designed to be fully recyclable, embodying eco-conscious indulgence

Responsible and Ethical Trading

Responsible buying for us means fostering transformative procurement, ensuring every supply chain level benefits ethically and positively

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