Commerce & Business Awards Winners Tasmania, Tourism, Chocolate Factory Australia

Igor's meticulous research and artisan skills ensure that his product matches the best in the world. The following awards won by Anvers Confectionery over the years vouch for this:

  • 2012 - Tourism Accommodation Australia (Tas) National Winner, Industry award: "I Love Food Award - Dessert"
  • 2010 - National training awards Winner, Industry award: Agri-Food
  • 2010 - Winner, Whirlpool Challenge Cooking Comp. Gateaux/Trade - TAS (Peter Halley)
  • 2010 - State Winner, I love Food Awards - Favourite desserts/ice creams
  • 2010 - Winner, Employer of the year Award - Tasmanian Training Awards
  • 2009 - Winner, Whirlpool Challenge Cooking Comp. Gateaux/Trade - TAS and NSW (Peter Halley)
  • 2009 - Community Achievement Award - Winner, Tourism & Arts Business Enterprise Award
  • 2008 - Winner, ARA Tasmanian Independent Retailer of the Year
  • 2007 - Winner, Tourism Council of Tasmania and Cradle Coast Authority's "People Choice Award"
  • 2005 - Finalist Employer of the Year category of the Tasta Training Awards
  • 2005 - Winner, Tourism Council of Tasmania and Cradle Coast Authority's "People Choice Award"
  • 2004 - Winner, Rotary International Pride in Workmanship Award
  • 2004 - Family Business of the Year Award Winner (1st Generation)
  • 2004 - Winner, Tasmanian Tidy Towns - Commerce & Business award
  • 2003 - Winner, Rotary International Pride in Workmanship Award
  • 2003 - Winner, Best New Retail and Tourist Attraction in Tasmania awarded by ITOT (Independant Tourism Operators of Tasmania Ltd)
  • 2003 - Finalist, Employer of the Year category of the Tasta Training Awards
  • 2003 - Webster Award Winner for Food Processing and Manufacturing
  • 2003 - Tourism Tasmania - Highly Commended Significant Regional Attraction
  • 2001 - Food Safety Accredited: HACCP and SQF2000
  • 2000 - Nominated for the Tasmanian New Exporter Award
  • 1999 - Winner of the Tasta Tasmanian Small Business of the Year
  • 1996 - Finalist at the Tasmanian Telstra Small Business Awards
  • 1993 - Silver at the Sydney Salon Culinaire
  • 1991 - Winner, Tasmania's Young Career Achiever Award (Igor Van Gerwen)
  • 1990 - Winner, Australia's New Food Service Award