Top Watch Brands in India
Titan WatchesTitan Industries is the organization that brought about a paradigm shift in the Indian watch market when it introduced its futuristic quartz technology, complemented by international styling. Titan Industries is the fifth largest integrated watch manufacturer in the world.
The success story began in 1984 with a joint venture between the Tata Group and the Tamil Nadu Industrial Development Corporation. Presenting Titan quartz watches that sported an international look, Titan Industries transformed the Indian watch market. After Sonata, a value brand of functionally styled watches at affordable prices, Titan Industries reached out to the youth segment with Fastrack, its third brand, trendy and chic. The company has sold 135million watches world over and manufactures 13 million watches every year. Aqura , Raga, Insignia, Dash, Sonata, Octane, Diva, Nebula, Fastrack are some of the brands sold under Titan.
Citizen Watches: During the last ninety-three years Citizen has expanded its business throughout the world and has achieved recognition as a global brand. The past 30 year period has coincided with the company’s dramatic rise to its current position as the world’s largest watchmaker, a distinction Citizen has held every year since 1986.
Beyond sheer size, Citizen is also recognized as a worldwide leader in advance technology. From the world’s slimmest LCD watch to the first voice recognition watch and the world’s first professional dive watch with an electronic depth sensor, Citizen’s record of “world firsts” is unmatched.
Timex Watches: Timex Group designs, manufactures and markets innovative timepieces and jewelry globally. Timex, founded in 1854, has expanded to become Timex Group, a privately-held company, with several operating units and over 5,000 employees worldwide.
One of the largest watch makers in the world, Timex Group companies includes the Timex Business Unit (Timex, Timex Ironman, Nautica, Marc Ecko and Helix); Timex Group Luxury Watches (Salvatore Ferragamo); Sequel (Guess, Gc) and Vertime (Versace).
Rolex: Rolex SA is a Swiss manufacturer of high class luxury wrist watches. Possessing a Rolex watch is a sign of status symbol. Rolex produces 2000 watches per day, one of the single largest watch brands. Rolex has 3 watch lines, namely, Oyster perpetual, Professional and Cellini.
Casio:Casio is best known for electronic devices like watches, calculators, cameras and musical instruments. Casio Company Co. Ltd is a multinational company which deals with the manufacturing of electronic devices and was founded in 1946 with its headquarters in Tokyo, Japan, Shibuya. It was one of the first manufacturers of Quartz Crystal watches both – digital and analog.
Omega:Omega watches were founded in 1848.Brand Omega has made important contributions in the art of watch – making. It founded first divers watch, the world’s only certified chronometer watch. Omega is a world leader in sports time making. It is also known for accuracy. The parent company of Omega is the Swatch Group. Omega is a private subsidiary of the Swatch Group.