In Schaffhausen, Aristo Jones, an American and a pioneer in the making of luxury watches established the IWC in 1868. Jones enlisted the assistance of other expert Swiss watchmakers while making use of modern tech, as well as, power which was generated by the River Rhine in order to produce watch movements that had a very high quality.
IWC is a leading watchmaking company highly renowned for its production of premium aviation watches while making use of titanium in its production process. Additionally, IWC is renowned as the only leading Swiss watchmaker situated in eastern Switzerland. This is unlike other popular watchmakers who have operations based in western Switzerland. IWC has its official language as German and is highly recognized one of the early pioneers in the business of making watches that are committed to operations centered on environmental protection, as well as, sustainable development
Heritage and Pedigree
The IWC watch families come from a tradition that goes back in time. In fact, they are proof of how innovative the Schaffhausen engineers have been all through 4 consecutive generations while serving as an embodiment of IWC's expertise in the making of watches. The IWC makes robust watches that can be used daily, as well as, watches to be used in professional sports. Its watch collection is, also, joined by other watch specialties which include Grande Complication, as well as, its Vintage Collection.
IWC has its essence embedded in its 1903 motto which says 'Probus Scafusia' which is a phrase with Latin origins that describes the good, as well as, solid craftsmanship that comes from Schaffhausen. The philosophy of IWC watches is embedded in its unwavering passion for making luxury watches, its resilient enterprise, and its premium craftsmanship. For over 150 years, the company has continued to release good designs with the best quality and will continue to do so.
For more than 150 years, IWC has stayed committed to its outstanding heritage and, over time, has applied impeccable details oriented processes in the manufacture of its mechanical timepieces which only get crafted by hand at its workshops. IWC has unique watch categories that are made up of a combination of precise engineering, as well as, timeless design in order to deliver its customers with the best technology while bringing personalized emotions to the wrists of its watch lovers
In IWC watch collection you get to see watches that are perfect for dressing, a flight watch, a tool watch, a watch for divers, and everyday classic watches. IWC watches are built every time to fuse great functionality with versatile aesthetics.
IWC has various taglines, with one of them saying that IWC is 'engineered for men's. Based on this, IWC has adopted a mode of operation that seeks to offer a selection that is very comprehensive, yet, curated in a tight way to give you the best watch wardrobe. This is what IWC has come to be identified with today.