Join us, if you consider starting a firm business based on cooperation with a company with well-established trademark in gastronomy, and strong marketing support.


Why join us?

Strong and recognizable brand, due to over 160-year old tradition in the Polish market
Unique range of products, frequently available only in Lounges
High-quality products on the menu; the Chocolate Maestro is responsible for the recipes

What we provide to our franchisees

Support in the preparation of special events and periodic offers
Know-how regarding the equipment and IT system
Support for the development of gastronomic technology in the café
Franchise Book
Architectural manual
Rich marketing support programme
Access to staff training programme
Favourable offers for gastronomic equipment (lack of margin when buying café equipment)
Support of a qualified opening team during the first days of operation of the café
Support of the Regional Manager and Quality Manager

Stages of cooperation

Stage 1

until an agreement is signed

Starting of cooperation
Assessment and initial layout of the location
Determining the opening date
Conclusion of the contract

Stage 2

from signing the agreement
to opening the venue

Final implementation project
Adaptation works
Trainings and recruitment (supported by the chain)
Opening of the café

Stage 3

after the venue opening

Support for the opening staff (for several days after the opening)
Continuous support, consultancy and supervision of the regional manager
Promotional activities and marketing support

Chocolate Lounge space

Chocolate Lounges are venues which require a space of 100-150 m2. This space, divided into three zones dedicated to particular needs of our customers, is our unique business model.

Cooperation parameters:




Turnover license fee
(no monthly standing charge)


Purchase of goods
from the central

We invite you to cooperation

Own funds in the amount of at least PLN 1 000 000 entirely allocated to the franchise of Pijalnia Czekolady E.Wedel

Contact form

Franchise Partner Pijalnie Czekolady E.Wedel

Part A. Candidate’s contact details

Part B. Candidate information

2. Education *

11. Do you own any business premises where Chocolate Lounge franchise could be opened? *

Part C. Business premises information – please fill in only if you choose YES in item B11.

8. Does the venue have a gastronomic function (was there a restaurant/café before?) *

Clause No. 1

Clause No. 2

Basic information regarding the processing of personal data

Personal data administrator

Pijalnie Czekolady Sp. z o.o. based in Krakow (31-017), at Rynek Główny 46 („Chocolate Lounges” )

Purposes of processing personal data

  1. assessment of candidate’s qualifications as a potential franchisee of Chocolate Lounges
  2. assessment of candidate's abilities and skills necessary to run a business as a franchisee of Chocolate Lounges
  3. selecting the right person or persons as franchisees of Chocolate Lounges 

Legal basis for processing

  1. Your consent

  2. Implementation of legitimate interest of Chocolate Lounges

Recipients of personal data

Data processors processing data on behalf of Chocolate Lounges

Rights related to data processing

  • the right to withdraw consent to data processing at any time;
  • the right to access personal data and the right to rectify it, delete it or limit data processing;

  • other rights specified in the detailed Information regarding the processing of personal data available here:





1.Personal data administrator

The administrator of your personal data will be Pijalnie Czekolady Ltd. based in Krakow (hereinafter: "Pijalnie Czekolady" or "we"). You can contact us:

• by mailing a letter to our correspondence address: ul. Zamoyskiego 28/30, 03-801 Warsaw

• by sending an e-mail to:


2.Purposes and legal basis for processing personal data

We will process your personal data in order to:

a) assess your qualifications as a potential franchisee of Pijalnie Czekolady;

b) assess your skills and abilities required to conduct business as a franchisee of Pijalnie Czekolady;

c) choose the right person to become the franchisee of Pijalnie Czekolady.

The legal basis for processing your personal data:

Your consent to the processing of data provided in the application form, CV, cover letter and references.

Our legitimate interest – in regard to data collected during the interview. We have a legitimate interest in checking your skills and abilities - we need it to assess whether you are the right person as a potential franchisee of Pijalnie Czekolady.

Giving your consent and providing personal data is voluntary. However, withdrawal of consent to the processing of personal data or refusal to provide this data will mean terminating the recruitment process, as further processing of your data will not be possible.


3.Personal data retention period

We will store your personal data until the recruitment process for franchisee of Pijalnie Czekolady is completed, unless you have given us a separate permission to process your personal data in other recruitment processes that we will carry out in the future. In this case, your personal data will be processed for a period of 1 year or until you withdraw your consent to processing your personal data.


4. Recipients of personal data

We will transfer your personal data to our suppliers who provide us with services related to the processing of personal data, e.g. service providers or IT systems or recruitment agencies. Such entities process personal data on the basis of a written agreement with us and only in accordance with our instructions. Your personal data will not be transferred outside the European Economic Area.


5. Your rights related to the processing of personal data and making automated decisions

You have the following rights related to the processing of your personal data:

a) the right to withdraw consent to the processing of personal data,

b) the right to access your personal data,

c) the right to request the rectification of your personal data,

d) the right to request the deletion of your personal data,

e) the right to request the restriction of the processing of your personal data,

f) the right to object to the processing of your personal data due to your special situation - in cases where we process your data on the basis of our legitimate interest,

g) the right to transfer your personal data, i.e. the right to receive your personal data from us in a structured, commonly used, machine-readable IT format. You can send this data to another data administrator or request that we send your data to another administrator. However, we will only do this if this transfer is technically possible. The right to transfer personal data only applies to those data that we process on the basis of a contract with you or based on your consent.

To exercise the above rights, please contact us (contact details in points 1 and 2 above) and specify your task in the submitted application.

Please note that in order to check the basis of your application, you may be asked to provide additional information that authenticates your application.

The scope of each of the above rights and the cases in which you can exercise those rights result directly from legal provisions.  To determine which right you can use, depends, among others, on the purpose of processing and the legal basis on which we process your personal data.


6. The right to withdraw consent

To the extent in which your personal data is processed on the basis of your consent, you have the right to withdraw consent to data processing at any time. Withdrawal of consent does not affect the lawfulness of the processing that was carried out on the basis of your consent prior its withdrawal. You can withdraw your consent by sending your withdrawal statement to our correspondence address or to our e-mail address (contact details in points 1 and 2 above).


7. Right to lodge a complaint to the authority

You also have the right to lodge a complaint to the supervisory body responsible for the protection of personal data, i.e. the President of the Personal Data Protection Office, if you believe that we are processing your personal data in breach of applicable law.