One of the oldest Swiss companies producing accessories in military style is Victorinox. The company’s story begins in 1884, when the Swiss master Karl Elzenar founded the production of convenient stainless steel knives. The company called Victorinox, collected from two words Victoria (the name of the mother of the founder) and inox (abbreviated inoxydable, meaning “stainless” in French). Already in 1889 the company received a large order from the Swiss army and started its own production of knives supply. For exactly a century the company has created a famous brand Victorinox Swiss Army, which began production from the famous military watches.
Victorinox watches of Swiss Army immediately gained immense popularity. The success of the timepieces of this brand became the highest quality of all Viktorinox products, unique and not outdated military style products and a number of revolutionary technologies. Over 25 years of watches production under the brand, the company opened several factories of timepieces collection. It is estimated that a quarter of the United States imported Swiss watches are watches Victorinox Swiss Army. The company produces 25 million wrist chronometers annually.
The main feature of allVictorinox products is the highest demand for quality products. Thanks to “Swiss watch” activities of the company it is associated with quality and durability. These requirements apply to products of the company. The watch Victorinox Swiss Army uses accurate mechanical and quartz movements Valjoux and ETA, made in Switzerland. Housing models made of high quality stainless steel. Dial is covered with scratch-resistant sapphire crystal. And it’s all collected in the company Viktorinox military style.
Victorinox watches – a mass of merit, of course, necessary and important for the owner of this accessory. Which ones? All stages of production are carried out in Switzerland. Therefore, if your watch is decorated with an inscription Swiss made, it does mean that they are manufactured and assembled in this country. Unlike most elite brands, which moved production to Asian countries, Victorinox watches remain true to their word and continue to delight their fans by really Swiss clockwork.