2023 Gold award in the ‘Loya;ty to Tradition’ category of the Food Exports Awards.

FEA 2023

Dragées Hatziyiannakis was awarded the gold award at the ‘Loyalty to Tradition’ category of the Food Experts Awards.

2018 New taste awards for our new vegetarian silver dragees.

ITQI Awards 2018

The International Taste & Quality Institute (iTQi) awarded two golden stars for the new Vegetarian Mini Crispy Silver Dragee (gelatin free).

2017 New taste awards for our new sweet pebbles.

ITQI Awards 2017

The International Taste & Quality Institute (iTQi) awarded the two new sweet pebbles, introduced by our company this year. Two stars for the new Sweet Pebble Skiathos and two stars for the new Sweet Pebble Mykonos.

2015 Awarded as National Champion in the “Customer Focus” category.

European Business Awards 2014/15

Dragées Hatziyiannakis was chosen as one of the 60 National Champions in this year’s European Business Awards 2014-2015 sponsored by RSM and received the “Customer Focus” award!

2015 New products, new taste awards.

ITQI Awards 2015

The International Taste & Quality Institute awarded two more of our products. One star for the new Sweet Pebble Rhodes and three stars for the Together Starcciatella.

2013 Prize Innovations Award – Chocolate Dragees with Stevia

Our new products “Dark Chocolate Almond with Stevia” and “Milk Chocolate Almond with Stevia”, of our dragees with stevia category, won the Top Innovation Products distinction at this year’s ISM exhibition in Cologne, Germany. It is worth mentioning that a total of 84 countries, from all over the world, representing 120 new products took part at the same Top Innovation Products showcase in 2013.

2012 Awards for our new packages

  • Silver award – European Design Awards 2012  (Packaging Food & Beverages). (Elsinki, Finland)
  • Gold award – Dieline Package Design Awards 2012  (Confections, Desserts, Pastry, Chocolate, Candy, Sweets). (Boston,U.S.A.)
  • Gold award – Ermis Awards 2012.  (Athens, Greece)
  • Winner – Red dot award 2012 (communication design). (Berlin, Germany)
  • Gold award – Pentawards 2012. (Paris, France)
  • Winner – iF design award 2012 – Packaging design. (Munich, Germany)

2011 Two stars of taste for the Dragée Bijoux Supreme.

ITQI Awards 2011

Product BIJOUX ”SUPREME” received the award of two star by the International Taste & Quality Institute (ITQI), which took place in Belgium, in March 2011.

2009 New stars for our Chocolate Dragées.

ITQI Awards 2009

  • One star for the Chocolate Almond Supreme Dragée.
  • One star for the Milk Chocolate Hazelnut Dragée.
  • Two stars for the Milk Chocolate Almond Dragée with Cinnamon.

2008 New stars of taste from the ITQI organization.This time the awards were for Velvet Almond Avola, three stars, and Choco Almond Classic, two stars.

ITQI Awards 2008

The products ALMOND DRAGÉES Nr8 (VELVET BITTER ALMOND FLAVOUR) & CHOCO ALMOND, conquered the awards with the discrimination of three and two stars respectively from the International Taste and Quality Institute and the Ceremony was held in Belgium on Thursday 29/05/2008 in Brussels.

2008 The Ministry of Development awards us the National Award of Excellent Business Operation

Dragées Hatziyiannakis S.A. was conquered with the National Award of Excellent Business Operation among many companies via the institution “NATIONAL MODEL of EXCELLENT BUSINESS” that was held by the Ministry of Development, the General Secretariat of Industry and the Department of Quality.

2007  Three stars of taste for our dragée Choco Almond Coconut taste from the ITQI organization.

ITQI Award – Three Stars – Dragée Choco Almond Coconut

Choco Almond coconut won the Superior Award 2007 of three stars! The competition was carried out by the international organism: International Taste and Quality Institute ( that is constituted from Chef & Sommelier that judge and award food and drink of superior flavour. The Rewarding Ceremony was held in Brussels on 1st of June 2007 from International Taste and Quality Institute.