1946 was an important year for Rolex.
It was the year that founder Hans Wilsdorf decided to create a watch of legendary Rolex quality which was more affordable. That’s where Tudor comes in. Dubbed the “little brother” of Rolex, Tudor has become a worldwide sensation, with
Tudor Watches: The Beginning
In 1946, Rolex founder Hans Wilsdorf started Montres Tudor SA. It was a new wristwatch brand with a specific purpose: to manufacture watches to the same high-quality level as parent brand Rolex. However, Tudor watches would come at more modest, affordable prices.
The “Normalization” of the Watch IndustryFor the past several years the watch industry has been shifting. Many people have contributed the fluctuation to advancements in technology and changes in cultural preferences, such as the prevalence of smartphones. Other individuals have interpreted this shift to mean
We have had a great time at Baselworld so far! There so many many beautiful watches on display and so many talented people to meet. We have taken several images and posted them on Twitter and Instagram. But for all of you how are not immersed