chocolate company: The chocolate company is run by a family who immigrated to Canada after their factory was bombed in Damascus, according to Toronto Star. Darren Calabrese / THE CANADIAN PRESS Happy Canada Day from our family to this beautiful country that stands for freedom and human rights. Peace by Chocolate from Nova Scotia, whose bio describes it as a family run Syrian chocolate company whose factory was bombed in Damascus, forcing us to immigrate to Canada tweeted Syrian chocolatier Assam Hadhad focuses on what he knows best as members of the community tour Peace By Chocolate's factory in Nova Scotia. Thank you for considering our differences a reason for strength not weakness. Thank you. Thank you for bringing families together not tearing them apart. (www.immigrantscanada.com). As reported in the news.