Manufacture d'horlogerie

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Manufacture d'horlogerie (meaning "watchmaking manufacturer") is a French language term of horology that has also been adopted in English language as a loanword.wikipedia
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Blancpain

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Blancpain
Blancpain SA is a Swiss watch manufacturer headquartered in Paudex/Le Brassus, Switzerland.

Breguet (brand)

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Breguet
Breguet is a luxury watch manufacturer founded by Abraham-Louis Breguet in Paris, France, in 1775.

Swiss made

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The concept of manufacture in the Swiss watch making industry refers to any firm that at least designs calibres, produces the movements parts thereof called ébauches, and assembles them into watches.
In sum, a watch is considered Swiss whose movement is encased in Switzerland and whose final control by the Manufacture d'horlogerie takes place in Switzerland.

F. P. Journe

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F. P. Journe
F.P. Journe is a Swiss high-end watch manufacture founded in 1999 and named after the founder, François-Paul Journe.

Girard-Perregaux

Girard-Perregaux
Girard-Perregaux is a luxury Swiss watch manufacture with its origins dating back to 1791.

Moritz Grossmann

Moritz Grossman
Moritz Grossmann is a manufacturer of luxury wristwatches based in Glashütte, Germany.

Lang & Heyne

Lang & Heyne
Lang & Heyne is a manufacturer of luxury wristwatches based in Dresden, Germany.

Patek Philippe SA

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Patek Philippe & Co.
Patek Philippe SA is a Swiss luxury watch manufacturer founded in 1839, located in Canton of Geneva and the Vallée de Joux.

Piaget SA

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Piaget SA
In 1957, the manufacture at La Côte-aux-Fées brought out the Calibre 9P, the first ultra-thin (2 mm), hand-wound mechanical movement.

Maurice Lacroix

Maurice Lacroix
During this time, the company elevated itself to the high ranks of Swiss watch manufactures, by both maintaining traditional 'Swiss watch-making art' and by creating their own movements for its Masterpiece Collection.

Vacheron Constantin

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Vacheron Constantin
Vacheron Constantin is a Swiss luxury watch manufacturer founded in 1755.

ETA SA

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ETA SA
Although ETA specializes in ébauches, ETA is capable of making all components necessary for a completed watch and is therefore considered a manufacture d'horlogerie.

French language

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Manufacture d'horlogerie (meaning "watchmaking manufacturer") is a French language term of horology that has also been adopted in English language as a loanword.

Horology

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Manufacture d'horlogerie (meaning "watchmaking manufacturer") is a French language term of horology that has also been adopted in English language as a loanword.

English language

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Manufacture d'horlogerie (meaning "watchmaking manufacturer") is a French language term of horology that has also been adopted in English language as a loanword.

Loanword

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Manufacture d'horlogerie (meaning "watchmaking manufacturer") is a French language term of horology that has also been adopted in English language as a loanword.

List of watch manufacturers

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The concept of manufacture in the Swiss watch making industry refers to any firm that at least designs calibres, produces the movements parts thereof called ébauches, and assembles them into watches.

Movement (clockwork)

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The concept of manufacture in the Swiss watch making industry refers to any firm that at least designs calibres, produces the movements parts thereof called ébauches, and assembles them into watches. This term is used when describing a wrist watch movement or watchworks fabricator which makes all or most of the parts required for its products in its own production facilities, as opposed to simply assembling watches using parts purchased from other firms.

Ébauche

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The concept of manufacture in the Swiss watch making industry refers to any firm that at least designs calibres, produces the movements parts thereof called ébauches, and assembles them into watches.

Balance spring

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For example, a company that does not manufacture crystals (the watch glass) or hairsprings may still be regarded as a manufacture.

Audemars Piguet

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Audemars Piguet

Citizen Watch

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Citizen Holdings