The historical past of Sekonda watches started in Moscow in 1930 with the founding of the First State Watch Manufacturing unit, the Soviet watch producer. Created underneath orders of Stalin, the First State Watch Manufacturing unit was the primary Soviet try at manufacturing watch actions and watches. Throughout World Warfare II the manufacturing unit was briefly evacuated however upon it is return to Moscow it was renamed the First Moscow Watch Manufacturing unit. Through the Soviet period this manufacturing unit manufactured many watches, notably Poljot watches. These watches have been utilized by the Soviet Armed Forces and have been required to be of a really top quality consequently. The manufacturing unit additionally manufactured the air drive commonplace problem ‘Navigator’ watch worn by Yuri Gagarin on his historic first manned house flight.
The Petrodvorets Watch Manufacturing unit is the oldest manufacturing unit in Russia. The manufacturing unit, situated in Saint Petersburg, was based by Peter the Nice in 1721, and since 1962, has manufactured Raketa watches.
In 1966, Sekonda was based in the UK. Sekonda imported the Poljot and Raketa watches from the us and re-badged them with the Sekonda identify. These top quality, dependable watches have been comparatively low cost and have been very profitable. As a result of introduction of quartz actions, Sekonda moved manufacturing to Hong Kong and commenced making extra modern watches with this new expertise. Glorious advertising abilities and a spread of nice watches led Sekonda to promote extra watches than some other model within the UK in 1988. This place has been held ever since as a consequence of an ever increasing, modern vary of watches.
In 1998, the watch market started to broaden with plenty of vogue watch manufacturers designing and manufacturing their very own vogue watches. As an alternative of accelerating the general gross sales of watches, this led to market share being unfold extra thinly throughout all of the watch manufacturers and it turned clear that Sekonda watches would wish to diversify so as to preserve its market main place.
In 2004, Sekonda watches added the trendy and modern girls Seksy watch line to it is vary. The Seksy watch vary was to be aimed on the 25 to 35 age group and would construct on the well-known and profitable Sekonda watch model identify. This model recognition would instil buyer confidence on this new vary of women Seksy watches. The preliminary Seksy watch vary consisted of 11 watch fashions and with some glorious advertising campaigns and a few very intelligent and modern watch designs, plenty of these Seksy girls watches rapidly turned greatest sellers. The success of the Seksy watch model prompted Sekonda to broaden the Seksy watch line to round thirty fashions inside a 12 months.
A 12 months after the launch of the women Seksy watches, Sekonda launched the Sekonda One vary of watches. The Sekonda One watches are vogue watches geared toward males and, equally to the women Seksy watches, stick with Sekonda’s successful philosophy of providing glorious high quality watches at a low value level. Each traces have since been closely marketed.
A highly regarded Seksy watch line is the Seksy Hidden Hearts girls watch, a cultured chrome plated bracelet watch comprising of interlinked coronary heart shapes forming the bracelet and case, a mom of pearl dial and Swarovski crystals set within the case and dial with a top quality Japanese quartz motion. One other in style Seksy watch is the Seksy Eclipse girls watch, a Swarovski stone set chrome plated quartz watch with an ‘eclipse’ design integrated into the case and every watch hyperlink. Different girls Seksy watches embrace the Seksy Curve girls watch and the Seksy Electra girls watch, each chrome plated, stone set modern designs with lovely shapes.
Sekonda’s primary line of watches encompass quite a few gold and chrome plated costume watches for women and men with nearly each type conceivable. Many watch traces use in style increasing bracelets for comfort and commonplace bracelet watches and leather-based strap watches are additionally out there in abundance, all with the identical top quality and requirements of workmanship which have led to a lower than 1% return fee.
On account of their excellent worth for cash, Sekonda watches have been the UK’s greatest promoting watch model for the final twenty years. The Sekonda vary consists of quite a few trendy costume watches for women and men in gold plated, stainless-steel and bi-colour designs in addition to modern or basic stone set watches. Sekonda additionally manufacture SEKSY watches.