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Age of watch makers

Here are some founding dates for some of the major watch makers in the world:

Patek Philippe 1839

Omega 1848

Tag Heuer 1860

Seiko 1881

Movado 1881

Breitling 1884

Rolex 1908

What’s that, you didn’t know that Seiko is older than 3 of the most popular watch makers in the world?

Yep, it’s true. Seiko is also one of the few makers that makes all of its own movements.