Vacheron Constantin is a luxury Swiss manufacture of prestige watches and a brand of the Richemont group. It employs around 1,100 people worldwide, most of whom are based in the manufacturing plants in Geneva and Vallée de Joux. It is an active member of the Federation of the Swiss Watch Industry FH. Past owners of Vacheron Constantin watches include Napoleon Bonaparte, Pope Pius XI, Edward VIII, and Harry Truman.
May 2, 2018, Le Locle, Switzerland: Ulysse Nardin presents its new on-line and off-line advertising campaign, appearing worldwide beginning in May 2018. With several different visuals and a film, Ulysse Nardin continues to swim against the tide as it pays homage to more than 170 years of marine heritage.
They seemed to use the JLC brand more in Europe and the LeCoultre brand more in the US, but both brands used the same calibers. LeCoultre is the older of the two firms, and hence was not set up as a dummy brand after the merger. The older pocket watches are all LeCoultre & Co. pieces.
Piaget SA Piaget SA was founded by Georges Edouard Piaget in La Côte-aux-Fées, Switzerland. Known for their thinner watch styles, their materials are also incredibly unique, flaunting dials made in precious stones such as lapis-lazuli, turquoise, onyx and tiger’s eye.
Louis Moinet Watches. Louis Moinet, the chronograph’s inventor The recent discovery of a hitherto unknown timepiece is rewriting the history of watch development. It turned out to be the first ever chronograph, although its maker, Louis Moinet, called it a "compteur de tierces".
Corum. Corum is a Swiss luxury watch brand and was founded in 1955. The most popular watch series is the Admiral’s Cup but Corum has also had success with the coin watch for example. This timepiece was introduced in the 1960s and was famous for its manual wind or quartz movement inside a $20 or a $10 coin.
Hublot, Swiss watch brand, representing the Art of Fusion in watches. Collections of luxury watches for men and ladies, reflecting Swiss watchmaking excellence. By proceeding beyond this page, you consent to the installation of cookies in order to provide interest based services and provide statistics.
Even if Maurice Lacroix is a comparatively young watch brand, it already can look back on a remarkable series of innovative developments. Since the beginning of the 1990’s the brand has been concentrating on the development of attractive, surprising additional functions for mechanical watch models.
Montblanc watches have come a long way from that first model, the Montblanc Meisterstuck watch, the Montblanc watch equivalent of the famous Meisterstuck pen. Many of today’s Montblanc watches are crafted in the Swiss village of Le Locle, in the Jura Mountains, which has been making timepieces since 1705, long before the first Montblanc watch debuted.
The brand identity of Roger Dubuis is determined by a unique synthesis of two seemingly opposite poles: unusual, extreme, even uninhibited and "crazy" design style on the one hand, and a return to the traditional values of the high Geneva art of watchmaking as the other part (keyword: Geneva Seal).
Tudor Heritage Chronograph Blue — Great watch, great brand, great value proposition … but what kind of intrigues me is the fact that some people who be trying to sell their Tudors (including this new Blue Heritage) online thru eBay or other sites always rely and underscore – ROLEX – MADE BY ROLEX – ROLEX QUALITY – etc ….