Company Information

Chocolate Works Truly is the Sweetest Franchise Around.  The concept turns a working chocolate factory into an interactive experience which enchants customers of all ages. When you walk into one of our stores, you are greeted with our signature, award-winning truffle.  Your senses come alive looking at the rainbow of colors in our candy wall, which features hundreds of different candies to purchase by the pound, as the smell of fresh Belgian chocolate fills the air. 

Whether you are looking for a fun activity and want to participate in a chocolate making workshop, or are simply need a gift that you know will be well received, Chocolate Works has something for everyone. Birthday Parties, Corporate Gifting, Workshops, Specialty Gifts, are just some of the many offerings at our stores.


Chocolate Works Founder, Joe Whaley, grew up working in his family’s chocolate business.  For almost 40 years, the Whaley’s manufactured and distributed chocolate worldwide from their Manhattan location.  Joe has taken his vast chocolate knowledge and created a franchise model that is putting smiles on the faces of franchisees, as well as customers. 


Today, Chocolate Works has 15 open units in 3 states with more development underway. Our E-commerce site gives our loyal customers the ability to have premium product delivered worldwide.