Charles-Amédée Kohler

Charles-Amédée Kohler (June 15, 1790—September 15, 1874) was one of the eminent Swiss confectionery manufacturers. In ca. 1830 he invented a hazelnut chocolate, still produced in the form of a drink, and opened a chocolate factory in Lausanne in the same year. In partnership with his son, Kohler manufactured this new speciality in Lausanne however Kohler factory experienced an amalgamation with another firm.

Personal details

Date of birth
June 15th, 1790
Date of death
September 15th, 1874 at age of 84


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