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Download Tissot Logo Wallpapers – Tissot is a Swiss manufacturer of high quality watches and is one of the Swatch Group to. The company is based in Le Locle in the canton of Neuchâtel in Switzerland .Charles Felicien Tissot (1804-1873) founded with his son Charles-Emile (1830-1910) in 1853 in Le Locle, a workshop with foreign parts pocket watches produced. Charles-Emile traveled frequently to Russia and the USA to sell their products. His son Charles (1860-1936) took over the company in 1883 and continued his sales trips. Since 1915 they produced also watches what happened at the instigation of Charles’s son Paul (1890-1951), who now belonged to the company. In 1920 they went on their own works.

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In 1929, Tissot and joined Omega for Societe Suisse pour l’Industrie SA Horlogère (SSIH) together. Tissot now also used blanks from other manufacturers (so-called Ébauches), in 1957 they built a new factory building. In the 1970s, Tissot was also severely affected by the crisis, the Swiss watch industry, the oil crisis in 1973, the advent of cheaper imports from the Far East and the delayed adjustment to the quartz technology has been triggered. In 1977, the branch works were in Peseux NE and La Chaux-de-Fonds closed and abandoned the production of our own movements completely. Nevertheless Tissot wrote continues losses, so that in 1983 the company seemed imminent collapse. The rescue eventually brought the merger of SSIH and ASUAG (Allgemeine Schweizerische Uhren AG) to the Swatch Group , headed by Nicolas Hayek in 1985, which led to a comprehensive reorganization of the Swiss watch industry and expand into new markets.

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