Since the year 1853 Tissot watches have been ahead of the pack as pioneers of the watch industry. The company’s own signature “Innovators by Tradition” is a fantastic description of this historic Swiss watch manufacturer because innovation and high quality craftsmenship has always been their hallmark.
These days Tissot is part of the world largest producer and distributor of watches, the Swatch group. Now with products being sold in over 155 countries worldwide, it has been a long journey from the company’s humble beginnings, over one and a half centuries ago in Le Locle in Switzerland’s Jura Mountains.
It’s been achievable for the company to lead the way with innovative design due to their high tech product development using very special materials and advance functions. They now produce a wide range of quality watches at more affordable prices than any other Swiss watch manufacturer. This affordability does not mean compromise on the company’s commitment to excellence.
Tissot is also official timekeeper of NASCAR,FIBA ,AFL ,CBA , Moto GP and the Championships of Ice Hockey, fencing and cycling. This shows total commitment from the brand to high performance and precision watch making.
To this present day Tissot watches continue to surprise their dedicated and happy customers with innovative products, keeping the relentless pioneering spirit alive which has taken the company through its journey over the last 155 years.
Watch industry firsts.
Presenting a first is no strange thing for the company to do. The first pocket watch with 2 time-zones came from them in 1853, and these days they have revolutionized touch screen technology with their acclaimed T-Touch Watch. This has proven to hold the company in good stead. Now Tissot watches are being sold by 16,000 outlets over five continents proving their products offer customers a huge range of diverse functions and styles to suit all tastes.
Over this journey of one and a half centuries many leading famous people have worn these fantatsic time pieces, including actress Sarah Bernhardt, singer Carmen Miranda, Elvis Presley, Grace Kelly and Nelson Mandela. Proving Tissot watches are a great accompaniment to a great person.
When you next purchase at watch you would be wise to consider Tissot.