EU Projects

DEVELOPMENT AND INTRODUCTION OF ORIGINAL PRODUCT DESIGN SOLUTIONS AT “CHOCO GROUP”

As of June 2020, CHOCO Group UAB has been engaged in the project tiled Development and Introduction of Original Product Design Solutions at Choco Group UAB (No. 03.3.1-LVPA-K-838-02-0100) under the measure Design LT of Priority Axis 3 (Promoting Competitiveness of Small and Medium-Sized Business) of the Operational Programme for the European Union Funds’ Investments in 2014-2020. The project is aimed at developing and introducing an original design for the collection of five chocolate bars.

The goal of the project is to increase the company sales and productivity by introducing the products of new design and qualities to different market segments.

A brand-new design will be developed and introduced for the following Choco Group products: MULATE CUT&GO, MULATE ORGANIC, MULATE PREMIUM, MULATE CHOCO and MULATE GOURMET. The development and introduction of original chocolate bar designs will have a positive impact on the growth of efficiency at the company. With the increase of work efficiency, Choco Group will be able to focus on the development of new and innovative products that follow the latest market trends for chocolate products. The company will gain a competitive edge on a global level, boost its brand awareness and ensure long-term financial stability.

The project is funded by the European Regional Development Fund.

Total project value: EUR 49,600.00.
European Regional Development Fund grant for project implementation: up to EUR 24,325.14.

The project began on June 30, 2020
The project is estimated to be completed by September 29, 2021

INTRODUCTION OF RENEWABLE ENERGY RESOURCES AT “CHOCO GROUP”

As of September 2020, CHOCO Group UAB has been engaged in the project titled Introduction of Renewable Energy Resources at Choco Group UAB (No. 04.2.1-LVPA-K-836-04-0082) under the measure Renewable Energy Sources for Industry LT+ of Priority Axis 4 (Promoting Energy Efficiency and Production and Use of Renewable Energy) of the Operational Programme for the European Union Funds’ Investments in 2014-2020. A 200 kW photovoltaic power station will be constructed during the project.

The goal of the project is to decrease the energy consumption at the company by making use of renewable resources to produce energy.

CHOCO Group intends to reduce the consumption of purchased electricity by making use of renewable resources to produce energy. A 200 kW photovoltaic power station will be constructed during the project. Following the investment and construction of the power station, the production and consumption of renewable energy resources at the company will amount to 180 MWh.

The project contributes to increasing the efficiency at the company, helping it gain a competitive edge, reducing its dependency on other entities and eliminating the risks and faults arising from purchasing electric power.

The project is funded by the European Regional Development Fund.

Total project value: EUR 87,168.00 
European Regional Development Fund grant for project implementation: up to EUR 43,584.00 

The project began on September 23, 2020
The project is estimated to be completed by September 14, 2021

CHOCO Group UAB Export Expansion

As of September 2019, CHOCO Group UAB has been engaged in a project aimed at strengthening the company’s position in the Western European, Scandinavian, Middle East and USA markets and establishing long-term partnerships. The company is planning to participate in at least 8 international or global trade shows.  

Participation in the trade shows will give Choco Group a possibility to conclude cooperation agreements with customers of high regard looking for long-term cooperation, increase the company and brand awareness and give a boost to export growth. CHOCO Group will optimally use the time and resources it has to implement the project to the maximum and attain the goals and results indicated in its application. 

The project is funded by the European Regional Development Fund 

Project name: CHOCO Group Export Expansion 
Project Developer:  CHOCO Group UAB  

Total project value: EUR 87,168.00 

European Regional Development Fund grant for project implementation: up to EUR 43,584.00 

The project began on September 19, 2019
The project is estimated to be completed by March 30, 2021