A few weeks ago, we were invited to visit the Girard-Perregaux manufacture in La Chaux-de-Fonds. The factory tour was given by Willy Schweizer, who has been working for the Girard-Perregaux company since 1986.
We received an impressive ‘peek’ into the kitchen of this La Chaux-de-Fonds manufacture and ended the day with a product presentation. In the near future, we will post an article about the Girard-Perregaux watches that we’ve seen that day. But for now, a (photo) story of our factory tour.
Ever since he was a young child, Robert-Jan was drawn to watches, even though it were digital Casio and quartz Swatch models at the time. In the mid-1990s, his interest increased when he started to read about mechanical watches in... read more