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