Victorinox

Victorinox is a Swiss watch and knife company. We publish Victorinox watch news, Victorinox watches updates and other posts about Victorinox watches as well as Victorinox watch infos. This section includes Victorinox swiss army watches and Victorinox prices. Victorinox watches are available globally and WatchTime covers the full range of all Victorinox products from Switzerland. Victorinox originally was a Swiss knife company and with high revenues stemming from its focus on affordable and reliable products. The company acquired Wenger in 2005 (popular for Wenger Swiss military watches). Today Victorinox is the leading pocket knife company globally.

Feeling Blue: 21 Watches With Blue Dials and Blue Straps

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Blue watches are one of the growing style trends seen in the watch world in the past few years — and on display at the watch shows in Switzerland and in the U.S.A. —, with blue-on-blue dial-strap … [Read more...]


Fratello Classics: 5 Mechanical Watches Under $1,000

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Call it a "budget" timepiece or an "entry-level luxury" affordable watch: for many, affordable watches are the first step into a lifelong passion. Fortunately, there are many affordable mechanical … [Read more...]


Automatic for the People: 7 Mechanical Watches Under $2,000

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At the Swiss watch fairs, the attention-grabbing releases are often the most astronomically priced timepieces with the most complex movements. But what about those who are seeking a more "entry-level" … [Read more...]


Well-Armed: Testing the Victorinox Infantry Automatic

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Alexander Krupp puts the Victorinox Infantry Automatic under the microscope. The watch exudes a simple, military-watch styling and a no-frills price to match. How did it fare under scrutiny? Scroll … [Read more...]


Dive Watch Specials: Discover the Most Dangerous Dive Watch Ever Made

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A couple of weeks ago, the watch brand Artya presented a fold-out knife strap buckle for its eccentric range of watches (which the brand's own representatives refer to as “crazy projects,” … [Read more...]


Basel Bargain Hunting: 7 New Watches Under $5,000

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At the Baselworld watch fair, held in Spring each year, many of the biggest watch brands unveil their new watches and in some cases you will find great products for watch fans who look for … [Read more...]


New Victorinox Swiss Army Watches Celebrate Two Victorinox Anniversaries

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Victorinox, maker of the iconic Swiss Army knives, was founded 130 years ago, in 1884. The company made its first Swiss Army watches 25 years ago, in 1989. Victorinox marks both milestones this year … [Read more...]


Million Dollar Club 2012: Watch Advertising at All-Time High

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In an exclusive report in the upcoming May-June issue of WatchTime, we reveal which watch brands are spending the most on advertising in 2012, a record year for watch-company ad spending, and we … [Read more...]


Watch Wallpaper: Sport-Specific Watches

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Certain watch models are inseparably linked with particular sports. In our December 2009 issue, we presented a gallery of specialized sports watches inspired by activities from yachting to golf to … [Read more...]


Vote Now in the Victorinox Swiss Army Time to Care Sustainable Design Competition

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Victorinox is promoting sustainable solutions into the next generation with the Victorinox Swiss Army Time to Care Sustainable Design Award. Students from the world's leading design schools have … [Read more...]


Visual Quiz: Mystery Watches

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Can you identify manufacturers without seeing their names on the dials? We’ve lined up a dozen images, sans brand identification, to test your visual skills. Some watches are current, while others … [Read more...]


Victorinox Redesigns the AirBoss

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On an aircraft carrier, the air boss is the officer who decides every takeoff and landing. For 2011, the new Victorinox AirBoss is simpler in its design, and slightly smaller at 42mm. The look — … [Read more...]


Trivia Quiz: Hollywood Watches

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This time around our quiz features (mostly) action films, and we throw in a small-screen question or two. Do you know which watches these characters wore? This ticket to the movies is free, and as … [Read more...]


Oris Creates U.S. Subsidiary, Names V.J. Geronimo CEO

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Oris SA has established a new U.S. and Caribbean subsidiary, Oris Watches USA, and named V.J. Geronimo as the chief executive officer. Effective September 1, the new subsidiary will take over U.S. … [Read more...]


A Boom for the Budget-Minded: Watches Under $1000

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Times are tough. But, contrary to what you might think, a tight watch budget doesn’t mean taking a pass on a mechanical movement. With the fall selling season dawning, there’s a fresh crop of … [Read more...]


Speak Easy

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Not long ago, Lynn Miner, a reader of WatchTime magazine, wrote with a request: would we publish a guide on how to pronounce all those nettlesome watch-brand names? We hope the following brand list, … [Read more...]