Movado Mens Watches On Sale – Created under orders of Stalin, the First State Watch Factory was the first Soviet effort at producing watch movements and watches. During the Soviet era this factory manufactured many watches, especially Poljot watches. These watches were used by the Soviet Armed Forces and were required to be of a very large quality because of this.
The Petrodvorets Watch Factory is the earliest factory in Russia. The factory, located in Saint Petersburg, was founded by Peter the Great in 1721, and since 1962, has manufactured Raketa watches.
In 1966, Sekonda was set in the United Kingdom. Sekonda bought the Poljot and Raketa watches in the USSR and then re-badged them with the Sekonda name. These premium quality, reliable watches were relatively cheap and were very successful. On account of the introduction of quartz movements, Sekonda moved production to Hong Kong and started making more fashionable watches with this brand new technology. Excellent advertising abilities and a variety of excellent watches led Sekonda to sell more watches than any other brand in the united kingdom in 1988. This position has been held ever since due to an ever expanding, innovative assortment of watches.
In 1998, the watch market started to expand with a number of fashion watch manufacturers designing and manufacturing their own fashion watches. Instead of increasing the overall sales of watches, this led to market share being spread more thinly across all of the watch brands and it became clear that Sekonda watches would need to diversify in order to maintain its market leading position.
In 2004, Sekonda watches included that the stylish and modern ladies Seksy watch line to it’s range. The Seksy watch range was to be aimed in the 25 to 35 age group and would build on the well known and successful Sekonda watch brand name. This brand recognition would instil customer confidence in this brand new selection of women Seksy watches. The initial Seksy watch range consisted of eleven watch models and with some superb advertising and marketing campaigns and some very clever and innovative watch designs, a variety of these Seksy women watches quickly became best sellers. The achievement of the Seksy watch brand prompted Sekonda to enlarge the Seksy watch line to around twelve versions within a year.
A year following the launching of these women Seksy watches, Sekonda introduced the Sekonda One range of watches. The Sekonda One watches are trend watches aimed at men and women, similarly to the women Seksy watches, adhere to Sekonda’s winning philosophy of supplying exceptional high quality watches at a very low price point. Both lines have since been heavily promoted.
An extremely popular Seksy watch line is that the Seksy Hidden Hearts women watch, a polished chrome plated bracelet view comprising of interlinked heart shapes forming the bracelet and case, a mother of pearl dial and Swarovski crystals set in the case and dial with a high quality Japanese quartz movement. Another popular Seksy watch is that the Seksy Eclipse women view, a Swarovski rock set chrome plated quartz watch with an ‘eclipse’ design incorporated into the case and every watch link. Other women Seksy watches comprise the Seksy Curve women watch and the Seksy Electra women watch, both chrome plated, rock set modern designs with beautiful shapes.
Sekonda’s most important line of watches consist of numerous chrome and gold plated dress watches for women and men with virtually every style imaginable. Many watch lines utilize popular enlarging bracelets for convenience and standard bracelet watches and leather strap watches are also available in abundance, all with the same high quality and standards of workmanship which have led to a less than one % return speed.
On account of their exceptional value for money, Sekonda watches are the UK’s best selling watch brand for the last two decades. The Sekonda range incorporates numerous trendy dress watches for women and men in gold plated, stainless steel and bi-colour layouts as well as modern or classic rock set watches. Sekonda also manufacture SEKSY watches, an extremely popular and contemporary fashion brand also available on our website. All our Sekonda watches feature a premium excellent movement and come with a two year Sekonda warranty.