The Swiss are renowned for their precision in the sphere of their mechanical labor and of course, their timepieces boast no exceptions. However, Victorinox became famous in 1897 once it brought to the planet the Swiss Army knife, way before the Swiss Army watches were born.
Victorinox was founded by Karl Elsener. Karl’s aim was to create an item that would yield massive demand and additionally at the same period provide jobs for his countrymen. The Swiss Army knife made his ambition a reality; it became world famous such that guests of the Presidents of the United States of America have been given these knife as gifts.
At the moment in time while these quality knives were enjoying the pinnacle of victory, Karl turned his attention to supply the finest wrist watch there is and so his magical handy work gave birth to the Swiss Army watches which are currently equal to the popularity of his knives. Eventually, numerous models with unique styles were incorporated to the line of these famous watches. These watches with their decent looks and outstanding performance have made the Swiss Army brand a class of their own.