“Goldkenn” Origin and History

Founded in 1980, on the shore of Lake Geneva (Switzerland), Goldkenn has been based in Le Locle (Switzerland) since 2011. Located in the heart of the legendary Watch Valley, Le Locle is a UNESCO world heritage city famous throughout the world for its watchmaking industry.

Goldkenn is a Swiss chocolate brand, omnipresent worldwide in the Duty Free market thanks to its famed Goldkenn® gold bullion bar, studded with pralines. Unique in the industry, Goldkenn's perfect replica of a 12.5 kg gold bullion bar was created to unite two of Switzerland's most powerful symbols: chocolate and banking. This bestseller has been sold all over the world in an impressive number of airport for over thirty years to date.

Always innovating whilst staying true to the traditions of Switzerland's master chocolatiers. Upholding the highest standards of Swiss quality, Goldkenn has reinvented itself by commercializing a wide range of products which are now known as the GOLD Collection.

Goldkenn has been prized numerous times for its incredible packaging, and has distinguished itself, by the care taken in choosing and selecting the ingredients used in the recipes for its chocolates.

Following its desire to innovate, Goldkenn has entered into partnerships with major spirits brands and distilleries, creating a new collection. The Swiss Chocolate Liqueur Collection mixes the finest Swiss chocolate and the finest liqueurs.
Proud of its roots, Goldkenn is one of the few Swiss chocolate brands to feature the Swiss Made label on its product. which attests to the Swiss origins and expertise boasted by all its creations.

Today Goldkenn works with major international spirit brands such as Jack Daniel’s® Tennessee Whiskey, Rémy Martin®, Amarula®, Cointreau®, The Famous Grouse®, Captain Morgan® and Williamine® Morand. Every Goldkenn® product is created and manufactured in Switzerland.

To ensure the highest quality, Goldkenn only uses exceptional ingredients for its products, which have been carefully se-lected and rigorously checked. Chocolate lovers can explore the various ranges, discovering delicious recipes which will delight the most discerning sweet tooth. As its image and the quality of its products is of the greatest importance to Goldkenn, consumer feedback is encouraged so that the company can develop new products which fulfil their desires. Goldkenn's bold and innovative chocolate ideas differ from conventional chocolate, appealing to both children and adults and evolving in line with current trends.