Hot chocolate makers may be purchased from retailers, such as Walmart or Bed Bath and Beyond, or directly from manufacturers, such as Mr. Coffee. These companies also sell the supplies to make the hot chocolate.
If shopping at a larger chain, such as Walmart, it is possible to compare and contrast the different types of hot chocolate makers. Some of these machines also double as a coffee machines, and they have motors that froth the liquids. It is also possible to order non-perishable hot chocolate products from the Walmart website to kick off the cocoa process.
It is also possible to compare machines at the Bed Bath and Beyond website. They have machines from several different manufacturers, plus a ratings and review page. If going with a specific manufacturer, there are many to choose from, such as West Bend.
Mr. Coffee is a company that has been in the hot beverage business for a long time, and they are considered very economical. Their website offers many choices for hot chocolate makers, from machines specifically built to make hot chocolate to multi-use types of hot beverage makers. If looking for a commercial machine, Amazon also has a wide variety of options and styles to offer. Amazon also offers many brands that are not found on conventional retail sites.