Harry Specters chocolate firm, which was on the Cambridge Social Ventures programme at Cambridge Judge Business School, wins distribution deal with supermarket chain Aldi.
The Harry Specters chocolate business, which participated in the Cambridge Social Ventures programme, part of the Cambridge Centre of Social Innovation at Cambridge Judge Business School, has won a UK-wide distribution contract with the major supermarket chain Aldi.
Harry Specters, which supports employment for people with autism, won the contract after its story appeared in a television series, Aldi’s Next Big Thing, which is on Channel 4 in Britain.
Harry Specters founders Shaz and Mona Shah, whose son has autism, say that 80% of people with the condition find it very challenging to gain employment.
Harry Specters has 3 flavours of its chocolate bars, all made at its headquarters in Ely, Cambridgeshire.