A bit cryptic perhaps, but that’s what Audemars Piguet does…?Ç¬ The company has taken action against all the plastic ‘fashion’ copies of their watches. The plastic imitations (mostly Rolex, to be honest I haven’t seen an AP copy yet) are very populair here in Europe. Besides the violation of their copyright on design, I wouldn’t bother too much about these cheap ‘see-through’ plastic copies. It doesn’t reflect the real thing and it also doesn’t try to be the real thing. A different view than the imitations made in the Asian regions, which can be sold as an authentic watch (including box and papers!).
I wouldn’t spend too much money on lawyers and investigators if I were AP 🙂
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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