In 1882 Ariste Calame founded a workshop for the production of special watches in Le Locle, Switzerland. The original name of the company was Ariste Calame and would later become Zodiac. The name "Zodiac" was used early but was not registered until 1908.
High fashion. Italian style. Traditional craftsmanship. Global consciousness. Gucci embodies all these characteristics, producing exquisitely crafted luxury goods with a thoroughly modern sensibility.
One pivotal technological breakthrough was the development of a light-driven watch. CITIZEN pioneered this engineering innovation well ahead of other watch manufacturers as early as 1976, which led to the launch of the highly acclaimed Eco-Drive in 1995. Utilizing electrical power converted from virtually any light source, this extraordinary innovation changed forever the way watches could be powered.
G-Shock is a brand of watches manufactured by Casio, known for its resistance to shocks (e.g. hard knocks and strong vibrations). Its full form is Gravitational Shock. They are designed primarily for sports, military and outdoor adventure oriented activity; nearly all G-Shocks have some kind of stopwatch feature, countdown timer, light and water resistance.
Movado Group, Inc. (MGI), one of the world’s leading watchmakers, designs, manufactures and distributes watches for ten respected brand names. Movado, the flagship brand within the MGI portfolio, was founded in La Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland in 1881, and acquired by the corporation in 1983.
Showcasing brilliant hand-set diamond cases, Swiss movements and mother-of-pearl dials, the MICHELE design philosophy blends timeless elegance with contemporary fashion for a combination of classic and feminine style. Renowned for interchangeable straps, MICHELE features materials sourced from around the world, including fine alligator and exotic skins as well as premium calfskin leathers.
Perhaps best known for excellence in aviation watches, Breitling is legendary for precision and high quality control standards of all of their watches. Each Breitling model is 100% Swiss Made and COSC tested and approved, making Breitling the only major watch brand to subject all of its watches - both automatic and quartz - to this testing, the most rigorous of its kind.
Charriol is a global prestige brand of luxury timepieces, fine jewelry and accessories including fragrance, sunglasses and leather goods based in Geneva, Switzerland. Charriol designs and crafts a broad range of products, designed to nurture the whole brand and facilitate access to the Maison by a wide customer base. Charriol is and remains a family-run business since 1983.
Bulova, an American brand, is known for its innovation, craftsmanship and advanced technology. Since 1875, when founder Joseph Bulova opened his store on Maiden Lane in downtown Manhattan, Bulova has remained true to his legacy—mastering the classic art of timekeeping while always embracing the future. A Bulova watch is not only a timepiece; it is a piece of history. Bulova is a recognized leader in diamond and high-performance sport timekeeping, with a wide range of watches including the ultra-accurate Precisionist and an extensive selection of styles for dress, sport and casual wear, at a wide choice of price points
ToyWatch is an object that embodies all the excitement of a fun product where playfulness permeates everyday life. Each watch reflects an Italian Design: in the unusual and innovative materials, in the classic timeless shapes and in the bold and striking shapes. Authentic Italian Style, worn when style is the feature that characterizes an eccentric and strong, self-confident but never ostentatious personality. Choose one and you’re into it to the point of becoming a collector.
From the 180 year history to global brand recognition, WOLF has never waivered from its undying pursuit for perfection, luxury and elegance. The company not only crafts great jewelry boxes, but now creates a wide variety of fine quality gift items as well. Their patented technology and innovative product design in jewelry cases and watch rotators, has made the company what is today—the market leader.