local.ch - the company

Number one for restaurant bookings in Switzerland and leading directory platform


local.ch is the number one service in Switzerland for finding information about businesses, services and individuals, and is the leading booking platform for restaurants in Switzerland. local.ch is operated by localsearch (Swisscom Directories AG), the marketing and advertising partner for Swiss SMEs.

History and ownership

localsearch (Swisscom Directories AG) originated as a printed telephone book. The success story of the information service local.ch and the Swiss search engine search.ch began with the Internet boom at the beginning of the 2000s. Since 1 July 2015, both local.ch and search.ch have been united under the legal umbrella of localsearch (Swisscom Directories AG). However, local.ch and search.ch remain independent brands. localsearch (Swisscom Directories AG) is wholly owned by Swisscom. Today, localsearch is the leading marketing partner for Swiss SMEs, and offers services helping SMEs to succeed in the digital world.

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