Swiss Chocolatier ‘Läderach’ recently opened a 40-square metre boutique shop at Hamad International Airport (HIA). Chocolate lovers and connoisseurs travelling through HIA can indulge in a variety of high-quality chocolate and confectionary specialities all produced by hand.

The inauguration of Läderach was attended by officials of HIA, led by its VP of Marketing and Corporate Communications, Abdulaziz Al Mass. The world-renowned chocolatier already operates two stores in Qatar, offering traditional chocolate boxes with promotional discounts and offers exclusive for HIA passengers. Travellers can choose from a diverse range of delectable offerings including 47 flavours of praline chocolates, 25 types of fresh chocolates and 9 kinds of ‘Choco Bijoux’.

Läderach at HIA

Al Mass said they are thrilled to welcome Läderach to their portfolio of retail and F&B offerings at HIA. He said they continue to keep the passenger at the heart of their growth strategy, introducing new experiences and diversifying retail offerings to enhance their airport experience.

The addition of Läderach brings another level of sophistication and diversity to our offerings, allowing passengers to experience a world-class standard of chocolate, celebrated for its skilled craftsmanship, creativity and freshness.’

Swiss Chocolate Trading General Manager Taymour Mershad said they go by the motto, The Fresher The Better.

As a pioneering Swiss chocolate brand, we believe in innovation and freshness. This has been our driving force since our inception and we have attached high value to quality. It can be visible in our products and that is the reason customers prefer us. We are very proud to launch a Läderach boutique at HIA, enabling passengers from all over the world to enjoy our top-quality, handcrafted chocolates that are already admired by so many around the world.’

About Läderach

Läderach – the chocolate family, has stood for top-quality, handcrafted Swiss chocolate and confectionery specialities since 1962. The Swiss chocolatier boasts more than 60 locations worldwide, including both in Frankfurt and Zurich Airport. It is known for its fresh chocolates, free from any artificial preservatives.

For more information about the retail offering at HIA, visit their website at