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2019

Responsible Companies Ranking

  • Honorable mention in the Responsible Companies Ranking 2019 – 19th position in the ranking and distinction in the category ‘consumer goods, pharmacy'

Golden Receipt – The Polish Merchants Award 2019

  • Golden Receipt, 1st place: Choco & Fruity 280 g (category ‘chocolate product packaging’)
  • Distinction: Dark chocolate 70% cocoa 100 g (category ‘chocolate bars’)
  • Distinction: Kasztanki 430 g (category ‘pralines and chocolates boxes’)
  • Distinction: DRAGON Gummies – Fruity 100 g (category ‘impulse food products’)
  • Golden Receipt, Special Award: Freedom of Choice – main award in category ‘modern form of sale’ for the unique trade concept ‘Freedom of Choice’ enabling the purchase of sweets by weight

Pearls of the Market FMCG 2019

  • ‘Pearls of the Market FMCG 2019 – BRONZE’ – 3rd place in the ‘sweets snacks’ category – Orzechowy Superkruchy candy
  • ‘Pearls of the Market FMCG 2018 – SILVER’ – 2nd place in the ‘candies and marshmallows’ category – DRAGON Gummies line

Gold Advertising Speech Competition

  • Honorable mention in the competition for the highest standards of advertising given in DRAGON Gummies TV commercials

Favorite brand of Poles Award 2019

  • The Favorite Brand of Poles 2019 Award for the brand Malaga – Tiki Taki – Kasztanki in a plebiscite carried out by GfK Polonia Institute and the publisher of the “WIADOMOŚCI HANDLOWE’ monthly magazine – the winner in the category ‘chocolate candies’

Superbrands 2019 for Wawel brand

White Leaf of the ‘POLITYKA’ weekly magazine

  • For implementing the most important standards of responsible business

Responsible business in Poland 2018 – mention in the report of the RESPONSIBLE BUSINESS FORUM

  • In the ‘environment’ category the long-term employee carpooling program and the ecological development of the production plant were both appreciated.
  • In the ‘consumer issues’ category, the Good Ingredients project was appreciated as a long-standing practice that proves that even mass-produced sweets may have a short composition and do not contain unnecessary additives
  • ‘The Heart Warms’ loyalty project was appreciated in the category ‘social involvement and development of the local community’.

The Eagles of the ‘WPROST’ weekly magazine

  • Wawel company in the plebiscite of the ‘WPROST’ weekly magazine 2019 – Lesser Poland region

2018

Golden Receipt – The Polish Merchants Award 2018

  • Golden Receipt, 1st place: Dark chocolate 70% cocoa (category ‘chocolate bars’)
  • Distinction: Fresh & Fruity jellies (category ‘non-chocolate sweets’) e)
  • Distinction: Choco & Peanut candies (category ‘packed sweets’)
  • Special Award in the category ‘social responsibility of the business’ for the loyalty projects ‘From Love to Joy’ and ‘The Heart Warms’
  • Special Award for introducing new standards in the sweets industry and for educational campaign ‘Good Ingredients’

Pearls of the Market FMCG 2018

  • 'Pearl of the Market FMCG 2018 – GOLD’ – 1st place DANUSIA Chocolate – bitter orange in the category ‘small chocolate bars’
  • ‘Pearl of the Market FMCG 2018 – GOLD’ – 1st place Candy box Choco & Peanut in the category ‘pralines and chocolate boxes’
  • ‘Pearl of the Market FMCG 2018 – GOLD’ – 1st place Premium Chocolate Bars Line in the category ‘chocolate bars’

‘Pearl of the Market FMCG 2018 – SILVER ‘ – 2nd place

  • Nut Break (small bars)
  • Cream Fudge in a flow-pack individual packaging (innovative packaging)
  • Malaga, Tiki Taki, Kasztanki chocolates (chocolate bars)
  • No added sugar Wafers (dietetic products)

‘Pearl of the Market FMCG 2018 – BRONZE ‘ – 3rd place

  • DRAGON Gummies in chocolate (gummies candies, marshmallows, chewing gums)
  • Choco & Peanut (innovative packaging)

Jubilee Hermes of “Poradnik Handlowca’ monthly magazine

  • Wawel chocolate bars and popular Malaga, Tiki Taki and Kasztanki chocolates

The Responsible Employer Award – the HR Leader of 2018

  • For special approach to the issue of employment

White Leaf of the ‘POLITYKA’ weekly magazine

  • For implementing the most important standards of responsible business

Wawel brand honored by the ‘MEDIA & MARKETING POLSKA’ magazine in the ‘Brand of the Year 2018’ category

  • For the outstanding market strategy and positive surprise for consumers connected with a revolutionary communication campaign – the ‘Good Ingredients’ – ale for the new communication strategy ‘Feeling better, doing better’.

Responsible business in Poland 2017 – Good practices

  • Presence in the report with the ‘Good Ingredients’ project, loyalty project ‘The Heart Warms’ and the Carpooling initiative.

The Eagles of the ‘WPROST’ weekly magazine

  • Wawel honored in the Eagles of the ‘WPROST’ weekly 2018 plebiscite – Lesser Poland region.

The strongest brands on the Polish market in 2017

  • Wawel on the 18th position of the ‘RZECZPOSPOLITA’ journal rating

PR DAILY CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY AWARDS

  • Main prize in the ‘brand activism’ category for the project ‘Good Ingredients’
  • Distinction in the category ‘corporate-community or nonprofit partnership’ for the project ‘The Heart Warms’

Executive Summit: ‘Marketing Director of the year 2018’

  • Award in a special category ‘thinking outside the box’ for the whole executive team of the project ‘The Heart Warms’

2017

Golden Receipt – The Polish Merchants Award 2017

  • Golden Receipt, 1st place: Choco & Peanut (packed chocolate products category)
  • Distinction: Trufles in chocolate (packed chocolate product category)
  • Distinction: Fresh & Fruity jellies (non-chocolate sweets category)

Pearls of the Market FMCG 2017

  • 2nd place: Fresh & Fruits Multivitamin (category: sweets)
  • 3rd place: Tofflairs (category: sweets)
  • 3rd place: Qulinaria 70% cocoa chocolate (category: chocolate bars)
  • 2nd place: Vanilla Wafers with no sugar added (dietetic products category – no gluten, lactose & sugar)

Superbrands 2016 / 2017

  • For the Wawel brand

Created in Poland Superbrands 2016 / 2017

  • For the Wawel brand

Index of the Patriotism of the Polish Business

  • Wawel honored in the ‘medium companies controlled by foreign capital’ category

Good Brand 2017 – Quality, Trust, Reputation

  • The title granted to the stuffed chocolates: Malaga, Tiki Taki, Kasztanki

2016

Golden Receipt – The Polish Merchants Award 2016

  • Golden Receipt, 1st place: Choco & Peaunt (packed chocolate products category)
  • Distinction: Kasztanki (pralines and boxes of chocolates category)
  • Distinction: Fresh & Fruity – Sour (non-chocolate sweets category)

The Rating of the Most Valuable Polish Brands 2016

  • 2nd place for the Wawel brand in the ‘sweets’ category and the 36th position on the list of 330 classified brands

Leader of the Lesser Poland Brand 2016

  • The Leader title in the ‘DZIENNIK POLSKI’ journal plebiscite for the best companies in the region

Report of the Responsible Business in Poland – good practices

  • Loyalty program ‘From Love to Joy’ in the report for 2016

Philanthropist of 2016

  • Wawel nominated as the Philanthropist of the Year in the ‘strategy of social involvement’ category for the programs:
  • ‘You have a chance’ – subsidy for additional educational classes aiming at compensating the educational chance for children, developing their passions and talents
  • ‘Children’s Sweet Day’ – providing support for children and the youth from the educational care center from the whole Poland, sending sweet gifts on the occasion of the Children’s Day, financing holidays

Superbrands 2015 / 2016

  • For the Wawel brand

Created in Poland Superbrands 2015 / 2016

  • For the Wawel brand

2015

Golden Receipt – The Polish Merchants Award 2015

  • Distinction: Cocoa Kasztanki chocolates with wafers (packed chocolates products)
  • Additional distinction for the novelty: Fresh & Fruity stuffed jellies
  • Statuette ‘Personality of the FMCG sector’ for the President of the Management Board of Wawel, Dariusz Orłowski

Good Company 2015

  • Title for Wawel company and the presence on the list of most dynamically developing companies in Poland (‘The 2000 List’of the ‘RZECZPOSPOLITA’ journal)

Hit of the 2015 Trade

  • Special award for the Fresh & Fruity jellies

2014

Golden Receipt – The Polish Merchants Award 2014

  • Golden Receipt, 1st place: Choco & Peanut (category: packed chocolate products)

Pearls of the Market FMCG 2014

  • Distinction for the Coco & Peanut candies in the ‘pralines and boxes of chocolate’ category

Report of the Responsible Business in Poland – good practices

  • The campaign conducted by the ‘Wawel with the Family’ foundation under the slogan ‘Become Santa’s Little Helper’ in the report for 2014.

Superbrands 2013 / 2014

  • For the brands Wawel and Choco & Peanut candies – in the ‘Family sweets’ category

The Best Product of the Year 2014

  • 3rd place: Coco & Peanut (‘pralines and boxes of chocolates’ category)

2013

Stock Exchange Company of the Year

  • Distinction in the rating ‘Stock Exchange Company of the Year’ (presence in the top ten companies) and 2nd place in the ‘competences of the management board’ category

Pearls of the Polish Economy

  • Distinctions in the plebiscite for the Wawel company – 2nd place in the ‘Large Pearls’ category and 5th place in the ‘Pearls of the production and service enterprises’ category

Good Company 2013

  • Title for Wawel company and presence on the platform of the ‘Good Company 2013’ rating organized by the Ministry of Economy and the editing team of the ‘RZECZPOSPOLITA’ journal

Pearl of the Market FMCG 2013

  • 2nd place for the Malaga, Kasztanki and Tiki Taki stuffed chocolates in the ‘chocolate sweets’ category

Forbes Rating

  • Distinction for Wawel company for the most dynamically developing stock exchange company

Stock Exchange Company of the year 2013

  • Wawel among top ten

The Best Product 2013

  • Golden Award for the mini Malaga, Kasztanki, Tiki Taki chocolates
  • Silver Award for the Choco & Peanuts COFFE taste sweets

2012

Golden Receipt – The Polish Merchants Award 2012

  • Distinction for Milk & Peanut candies (chocolate sweets category)

Pearls of the Market FMCG 2012

  • Distinction for Chrupanka Krakowska candies (sweet snacks category)

Master of Business

  • Laurel of the Master of Business in the Industry 2nd category (consumer goods).

Pearls of Polish Economy 2012

  • Award for Wawel company granted by the ‘POLISH MARKET’ monthly magazine and the Institute of Economic Science of Polish Academy of Sciences

Hit of FMCG 2012

  • Distinction for the Cream Fudge small bar in the category of bars

Golden Campaign 2012

  • Wawel on 2nd place of the Golden Campaign 2012 Total Shareholder Return rating

The Eagles of the ‘RZECZPOSPOLITA’ weekly magazine

  • The highest distinction in the ‘industry’ category and the award for the best debut on the list of 500 largest companies

2011

Stock Exchange Company of 2011

  • 1st place in the ‘quality of products and services’ category

Golden Receipt – The Polish Merchants Award 2011

  • Golden Receipt, 1st place: Milk & Peanut (category: pralines, boxes of chocolates, chocolates)
  • Distinction: Maciek Adwokat XXL bar (category: chocolates and bars)

Most Valuable Polish Brands 2011

  • 2nd place in the ‘sweets and ice cream’ category in the plebiscite of the ‘RZECZPOSPOLITA’ journal rating