November 27, 2007 02:00 ET
Patchi, World Famous Couture Chocolate Line, Launches U.S. Consumer Website: www.patchi.us
SANTA BARBARA, CA--(Marketwire - November 27, 2007) - Patchi Chocolates, known worldwide as a
leader in gourmet chocolate and fine gifts, is now available to U.S.
consumers who have an affinity for luxury gifting. With a new facility in
Santa Barbara and an online boutique, www.Patchi.us, Patchi is quickly
building its U.S. presence with its couture brand of chocolates.
Known for its stylish boutiques in some of the most chic cities throughout
Europe and Asia, Patchi delivers an unmatched concept in taste and beauty.
Each piece of chocolate is individually hand-wrapped with foil and
distinctively adorned, similar to a fine piece of jewelry. As such, Patchi
Chocolates are a perfect expression for holiday celebrations, private
parties, weddings, trade shows, and corporate branding.
The 25-year-old company offers over forty varieties of Belgian-style
chocolates distinctive in taste and quality. Its ingredients are all
natural; there are no artificial flavors, additives, or preservatives. From
its shell of dark and milk chocolate to its luxurious fillings of fresh
coconut, nuts, caramel, and gianduja (hazelnut cream). Patchi chocolates
are a perfect accompaniment to gourmet meals, drinks, or a bold cup of
Proprietor Souheila El Kurjie, who became familiar with Patchi in Europe,
reveals how this gourmet chocolate brand grew from a small family-owned
business to a world-class purveyor of designer chocolates throughout Europe
"Patchi offers incomparable quality in its blend of flavors, designs and
gift-giving concepts providing a complete package known for elegance and
premium quality. Many clients choose Patchi because it is the chocolate
they associate most with taste, excellence, and unique gifts for their
events. We are very proud to introduce Patchi to America through our
website. In doing so, we hope to elevate the concept of gifting to a
Since launching www.Patchi.us, Souheila says they have received an
enthusiastic response from worldwide travelers in the U.S. "Every day,
someone is thanking us for making Patchi available online in North America.
They truly are 'in love' with Patchi Chocolates!"
Online ordering is now available for the Holidays and for events planned
for 2008 in the U.S., Canada and Mexico. There is no minimum purchase
required for shipping; however, custom orders may require advance notice
for timely fulfillment.