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CODE41's mission is to reinvent watchmaking. In addition to total transparency on the origin of components, the young Swiss brand offers a participatory dynamic unique in the industry. Propelled by the active support of a huge community that co-creates each model, CODE41 manufactures exceptional timepieces combining resolutely modern creativity, first-rate technical specifications and the best of local know-how.
Aerowatch is a renowned Swiss watch brand with a proud history dating back to 1910. Their masterpieces are made in Switzerland and feature ornate dials and reliable movements. The diverse watch collections combine Swiss elegance with modern design and technology, which means that with an Aerowatch watch you not only wear the time, but also Swiss watchmaking tradition and style on your wrist.
EZA is a German watch brand with roots in Pforzheim. Their timepieces are made in Germany and combine German efficiency with Swiss precision. All EZA watches are automatic and mechanical, and the brand continues the watchmaking tradition as if the quartz crisis had never happened. This combination of traditional craftsmanship and modern precision makes EZA a highly respected brand in the watch world.
Hercules is a brand of luxury alpinist watches associated with Hermann Buhl's legendary ascent of Nanga Parbat in 1953. These Swiss-made timepieces embody the motto "Conquer your own summit" and are a symbol of adventurousness, precision and the unwavering determination to overcome challenges.
Subdelta Watches are the result of passionate dedication to creating exceptional instrument watches of the highest authenticity, durability and quality. These watches are distinguished by their use of austenitic submarine steel and innovative Hardcor Shield® surface hardening, which makes them particularly hard-wearing. With Swiss movements inside and German craftsmanship in their manufacture, Subdelta watches are not only timepieces, but also embody authenticity and premium quality.
Squale, a respected manufacturer of diving watches, stands for precision, Swiss quality and tradition. These watches are reliable companions in the deep and carry a rich heritage. They were the choice of record-breaking freedivers like Jacques Mayol and Enzo Maiorca in the 60s and 70s, and support divers in the Italian state police. Squale watches are not only a part of diving history, but also a symbol of Swiss craftsmanship.
Formex watches stand for innovation and the highest quality with strong roots in the Swiss watchmaking tradition. Their unique Case Suspension System ensures exceptional wearing comfort and emphasises the company's closeness to its customers. Formex watches are not only timepieces, but also an expression of timeless style and precision in the world of Swiss watchmaking.
U-BOAT watches are exclusive masterpieces of Italian watchmaking, crafted in inspiring Tuscany. Combining a rich history with impressive technology, the brand offers watches that embody reliability, style and exclusivity. U-BOAT skilfully combines tradition and innovation and is the perfect choice for watch lovers who appreciate elegance and uniqueness. Overall, U-BOAT watches represent the best of the Tuscan watchmaking tradition.
Elka, a renowned watch brand with Swiss roots, combines excellent craftsmanship and timeless design. Since its foundation, Elka has dedicated itself to the production of high-quality timepieces that impress with their precision and elegance. The brand places particular emphasis on the use of first-class materials and innovative technologies to create watches of the highest quality. The Elka range includes a diverse selection of models that combine the traditional art of Swiss watchmaking with modern elements.
Hanhart, founded in 1882, is a renowned watch brand in the Swiss watchmaking tradition. The chronographs combine precision, robustness and innovative technology. Design elements such as the red pusher tip, inspired by pilot's chronographs, emphasise the history. Hanhart's collections are characterised by diversity and innovation, with a focus on high-quality materials and precise workmanship. A Hanhart watch is exquisite craftsmanship and an accessory steeped in history, combining tradition and modernity.
CIRCULA is a renowned watch brand with a fascinating history and a clear passion for precise timekeeping. The company's roots go back to 1955, when the brand was founded by the Dreifuss family. CIRCULA's range encompasses a variety of styles, from classic and elegant to sporty and modern, making the brand appealing to both lovers of traditional watchmaking and modern contemporaries.
With a passion for detail, the Swiss BELCHENGRUPPE creates fascinatingly designed watches for people who are looking for something special. The "time designers" find aesthetic solutions that appear familiar, yet break with traditional visual habits. True to their motto: "We take care of imprecise time with design and technical precision. The watches are swissmade and have been honoured with the "DNA Paris Design Award 2021" and the "New York Product Design Award 2022", among others. The brand is named after the Belchen. These local mountains in Basel are an archaic solar calendar and thus a precise clock from the era before mechanical timekeeping.
Fortis, founded in 1912, is a Swiss watch brand with a focus on high-quality pilot's watches and a long tradition in the aviation industry. Known for its precision and innovation, Fortis uses robust materials such as stainless steel and sapphire crystal to ensure longevity and durability. The brand is also known for its close collaboration with space organisations and has developed special space watches.
Allemano watches are characterised by their first-class workmanship and attention to detail. Each watch is carefully designed and crafted to meet the highest quality standards. From classic designs to modern styles, Allemano offers a wide range of watch collections to suit every taste and occasion. The brand prides itself on combining traditional craftsmanship with innovative technologies to produce watches of the highest quality.