Xocolate is owned by the Federation of Cooperatives in Mindanao or FEDCO. FEDCO is a secondary cooperative composed of cooperatives in Mindanao that produce Cavendish bananas and cacao. Xocolate's name is derived from the Nahuatl word "xocolatl" (pronounced [ ʃoˈkolaːtɬ]) made up from the words "xococ" meaning sour or bitter, and "atl" meaning water or drink.Since the first product that was released by FEDCO was the 100% unsweetened chocolate tablets or known to us Filipinos as tableya used for hot chocolate drink - the xocolatl. Hence the name Xocolate by FEDCO was coined. Xocolate simply means chocolate. Xocolate chocolate bars are not just a fine choice for its' health benefits and taste. Buying it supports Philippine local products and small-scale farmers. Be healthy and socially responsible at the same time! Eat Xocolate chocolate bars.