Press Coverage

Featured in Sante Magazine for Valentine’s Day
SANTE Magazine – November 2020

“This chocolate will have you inching toward happiness”
The Boston Globe – November 2020

MomzDailyScoops Review

“Business Spotlight: The Happy Chocolatier, an Acton-based family business”
Wicked Local – September 2020

In January 2018 on WBZ Radio, Jordan Rich of Connoisseur’s Corner and Mark Hurwitz of Hidden Boston sampled and talked about our Cubze and the newest flavor we introduced, dark chocolate with essence of orange.

Jordan Rich of Connoisseur’s Corner on WBZ Radio sampled and spoke about our unique Cubze for Valentine’s Day: the Cubze come in “well-adorned boxes and inside you find all kinds of tasty delights.” – January 2016

“Chocolates with a dollop of inspiration”
The Boston Globe, West – Business Plan – December 18, 2016

Radio Interview with Taste of Massachusetts host Vincent Errichetti
Taste of Massachusetts at Julio’s Liquors – September 30, 2016

“Chocolate box of sea salt caramel chocolate from @Happychoclatier Acton”
Taste of Massachusetts on Twitter – March 14, 2016

“The Happy Chocolatier donating portion of sales to Beacon Santa“
Acton-Boxborough Beacon – December 3, 2015

Cubze Featured on WBZ Radio
Connoisseur’s Corner with Jordan Rich – January 2014

Sweet Talkin’ Man: Acton’s Happy Chocolatier – On bacon, Buddhism, chili flakes and,
of course, Valentine’s Day
ActonPatch – January 27, 2014

“Chocolate New Products: Cubze truffles”
Candy Industry – July 24, 2013

“Happy Chocolatier Ribbon-Cutting: Ribbon-cutting for The Happy Chocolatier’s new location at Acton Woods Plaza”
Acton-Boxborough Beacon – June 9, 2013

“Middlesex West Chamber of Commerce 2013 awards“
Acton-Boxborough Beacon – February 15, 2013

“Acton chocolate shop aids heart association”
Acton-Boxborough Beacon – February 12, 2013

Review: “The Happy Chocolatier Review!” – February 3, 2103

“Happiness Cubed”
Taste of the Seacoast – January 2013

For Truffle Lovers Happy Holidays
The Boston Globe – December 19, 2012

“ABRHS Madrigals help Beacon Santa”
Acton-Boxborough Beacon – December 12, 2012

“Holiday Sugar Rush Means Business For Sweets And Treats Proprietors”
MetroWest495 Biz – December 3, 2012

“The Happy Chocolatier, and their signature confections line, Cubze with Creator Paul McMahon”
Enterprise Radio Interview with Eric Dye

“Wine and Chocolate Pairings – What Went Best Together?” Blog on ActonPatch – September 13, 2012

“Why You Don’t Need Your Daily Deal Provider to Tuck You in at Night”
Constant Contact’s Social Media Marketing Blog  – July 24, 2012

“The Happy Chocolatier Voted Best Place to Grab Holiday Candy/Chocolate in Acton”
ActonPatch – March 30, 2012

Review: “The Happy Chocolatier: Eat Chocolate – Be Happy!”
JustFindIt4U – March 24, 2012

Review: “The Happy Chocolatier: Easter in a Box”
Funky Monkey – March 21, 2012

“ABRHS Chamber Choir at The Happy Chocolatier on Feb. 12” – February 20, 2012

“Last-Second Local Sweet Tooth Gifts”
ActonPatch – February 14, 2012

“Making the World a Happier Place, One Piece of Chocolate at a Time”
The Barrett Blog – February 9, 2012

Gift Guide: “Love Your Local Businesses This Valentine’s Day”
ActonPatch – February 9, 2012

“The Happy Chocolatier”
Tie Your Apron Blog – February 8, 2012

Review: “The Happy Chocolatier Fudge Cubze Review” – February 7, 2012

Review: “Fudge Cubze from The Happy Chocolatier Review and Giveaway” – January 26, 2012

“Around Town: Paul McMahon, The Happy Chocolatier”
Didriks Dinner Series Blog – January 25, 2012

Review: “Fudge Cubze Red Keepsake Grand Gift Box by The Happy Chocolatier Review” – January 24, 2012

Review: “The Happy Chocolatier Valentine Gift Box” – January 20, 2012

Verbatim: “After leaving my job of 14 years when my company shrank its workforce, I had a choice to make: be unhappy or push back.  I decided to create some happiness.”
Paul McMahon on starting his new business, The Happy Chocolatier in Acton.
Worcester Business Journal – November 21, 2011

“Chocolatier Debuts Cubze” – October 19, 2011

“Acton’s Happy Chocolatier Grand Opening”
ActonPatch – October 15, 2011

“Meet Acton’s Happy Chocolatier, New Business in Nagog Park”
ActonPatch – October 8, 2011

“What’s Going On Here? Acton Chocolate Venue Opening”
The Acton-Boxborough Beacon
– September 29, 2011

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What Our Customers Are Saying

You made me very happy! I enjoy reading all the small verses inside the Cubze, and all the flavors are delicious!

Thank you so much for the Cubze samplers. My plan was to eat just one per day, but so far I’ve had a real hard time staying on plan. So delicious!

The presentation of his chocolate is absolutely beautiful. And they are like little pieces of heaven! While eating this chocolate I dare you to not smile. It’s impossible!