Barb Hollock

Aurora, IL

Join our team of enthusiastic entrepreneurs (we call them Curators) and own your business on your terms. We invite you to find out how you can turn your passions into a worthwhile profession here at THE COCOA EXCHANGE™.

What’s a Curator?

cu•ra•tor noun

a person who organizes a collection of special items in a way that creates one-of-a-kind moments for those who experience it.

cu•rate verb

select, organize, and look after the items in (a collection or exhibition).

select, organize, and present (online content, merchandise, or information), typically using professional or expert knowledge.

Creating Experiences

As a Curator with THE COCOA EXCHANGE™, you create experiences for your customers using our 100% exclusive products. With the chocolate and culinary expertise of Mars to support you, you can customize your offering and your approach based on your preferences and the tastes of your Hosts and customers.

Create In-Home Experiences

Rewarding experiences start with your Host, her friends, and our fabulous cocoa-based products. You’ll share product samples, guide guests through a tasting journey, teach them something new and earn commissions on everything you sell.

Sell through Online Retail

With your personal website, you have an ecommerce store that’s always open, collecting orders. Customers can stock up on faves, shop sales, and even host virtual experiences when their guests shop on your site.

Build your Cocoa Community

The best experiences are shared moments of discovery. Unlock your potential when you build a team of Curators. You’ll take advantage of opportunities for mentorship, skill development, and discovering who you can be as a leader.

Earn like a Boss

At THE COCOA EXCHANGE™, success comes from having a meaningful exchange with others. As a Curator, you’ll own your business on your terms and you’ll get value as you give value - that’s our concept of exchange. Check out the chart below to explore your income potential.

Earn Sweet Rewards

Earn 25% - 40% commissions on everything you sell and shop for a discount - up to 50% off - based on your monthly performance. Plus enjoy additional perks like monthly incentives, exclusive experiences and international travel.

Own Your Schedule

Customize your approach and your schedule based on what works for you. You set your goals and your hours. Create in-home experiences, sell through your online storefront and one-on-one. You can make the business work for you.

Achieve Your #jobgoals

Earn more than cash rewards as a Curator. Have fun, discover new passions, and develop business, leadership, and marketing skills in a way that tastes good, does good, and feels good, too.

Rewards to help keep your eye on the prize


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Training and Support

As a Curator with THE COCOA EXCHANGE™, you’ll have the support of our world-class sales trainers, the backing of Mars, Inc., personal attention from your leader and access to our community of Curators.

The tools you need... the support you want!

Access to independent online training tools, webinars, and teleclasses

Personal online storefront - take your business anywhere

Monthly Team Meetings with other Curators

Access to corporate sales trainers and product training from our chefs

One-on-one mentoring

Experience THE COCOA EXCHANGE Difference

Escalated Commissions

Earn 25% -40% commission on your personal sales. The more you sell, the more you earn.

Product Discounts

Earn product discount coupons based on your monthly performance - up to 50% off.

Expertise and Support

From the world’s largest chocolate company and our world-class sales trainers.

Product that Means More

From empowering others to pursue passions to our partnership with CARE®, what you sell makes a difference.

No Inventory/Deliveries

To ensure high quality, we ship product directly to Hosts and customers who order.

No Fees

We pay credit card processing fees and ensure highly secure transaction processing.

Fabulous Customer Service

Our in-house customer service center means when you call, you’ll get a friendly person in our Home Office.

Product Guarantee

Every experience should be rewarding, so we stand behind our products 100%. If something’s not right, we’ll make it right.

Commitment to Quality

Our products are manufactured to the highest standards in the USA and are available only through Curators.

Starter Kit

Curator Starter Kit

Designed as a tasting flight to help you guide customers through all three brands within THE COCOA EXCHANGE™, the Curator Starter Kit contains products, collateral, an online storefront, digital marketing suite and logo’d items to support your new business, including: DOVE® Signature Chocolate Bar Library, DOVE® Signature Chocolate Martini Mix, DOVE® Signature Truffle Fudge Brownie Mix, DOVE® Signature Milk Chocolate Orange Bites, DOVE® Signature Dark Chocolate Peppermint Bites, DOVE® Signature Dark Chocolate Espresso Bites, PURE DARK® Chocolate Nibs, PURE DARK® Aztec Spiced Slab, POD & BEAN™ Spiced Chai Tea Mix, POD & BEAN™ White Chocolate Raspberry Honey Mustard, POD & BEAN™ Sweet & Smoky BBQ Sauce, POD & BEAN™ Sweet & Spicy Cocoa Rub, POD & BEAN™ Blackberry Chipotle Sauce, Chocolate Pick, Stack the Host Experience Tool, Product Information Guide, Catalogs, Gifting Catalogs, and Order Forms, Cocoa Beans, THE COCOA EXCHANGE™ Apron, Canvas Tote Bag, “Say Yes Gifts”: Chocolate Nibs, Sweet & Spicy Cocoa Rub and Recipe Cards.

It’s $361 worth of product and support for $129.


Dive into the silky smooth world of DOVE® SIGNATURE™ with this add-on kit containing: Milk Chocolate Orange Bites, Dark Chocolate Peppermint Bites, Cinnamon Almond Caramels, Caramel Macchiato Toffee, Triple Chocolate S’mores, Mint Chocolate Martini Mix, Dessert Truffle Collection, Brunch Truffle Collection, Truffle Fudge Brownie Mix, Milk Chocolate Salty Peanut Bark, and branded Martini Shaker - a $225 retail value for $99.

PURE DARK™ Brand Kit

Explore chocolate beyond the candy bar, for serious chocolate adventurers with the PURE DARK™ add-on kit: Sea Salt Rounds, Chocolate Rounds, Raspberry Rounds, Pecan and Crisp Rice Bark, Chocolate Covered Nibs, Cinnamon Dusted Chocolate nibs, Chocolate Slab, Aztec Spice Slab, Organic Hemp and Flax Seed Granola, Organic 72% Tasting Drops, branded Cutting Board and Chocolate Pick - a $212 retail value for $99.

POD & BEAN™ Brand Kit

Discover your new secret ingredient in the kitchen with your POD & BEAN™ add-on kit: Kansas City BBQ Sauce, Korean BBQ Sauce, Mushroom Marsala Sauce, Blackberry Chipotle Sauce, Green Chili Hot Sauce, White Chocolate Raspberry Honey Mustard, Sweet & Spicy Cocoa Rub, Raspberry Balsamic Glaze, Chocolate Fudge Coffee, Chocolate Truffle Tea, and branded Salad Dressing Shaker - a $182 retail value for $99.

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Become a Curator