Rado Watches Singapore
Rado Watches is a world famous Swiss watchmaker that had become famous for being the first brand to use scratchproof materials and it is well noted for its high quality watches. Rado produces about half a million watches yearly and counts as a watchmaker of high quality watches for a more eligible price than most luxury watches. Rado watches are sold in more than 150 countries in the world and in Singapore, you can find really great number of stores where you can take a look at Rado Watches. So, let us see a little history of Rado watches, their specialty and their main retailers and stores in Singapore.
Rado watches are highly available in the watch market of Singapore also because Asia, most notably South-East Asia is one of the main targeted markets of the brand. Other main markets of Rado Watches include Germany, Italy and the United States of America. Rado Watches was founded in 1917 under the name of Schlup & Co. Interestingly the brand was only dealing with the production of watch movements for quite a long time, which it delivered to watch producers who have built those into their watches. The first Rado Watches collection was released in 1957 under the name Rado. This was the Rado DiaStar the first scratch proof watch in the world. Rado Watches are part of the Swatch Group since 1983 together with Breguet, Blacpain, Glashütte Original, Omega and Longines, just to mention a few first class watch producers.
Rado Watches was always known of its innovative approach toward the style and outlook of their watches, this way it's never been conventional, neither too traditional it was also Rado which first used hard metal and titanium carbide for the producing of their watches and also pioneered in watch making with the usage of ceramics, lanthanum or sapphire -crystal. The 2004 was a breakthrough year for Rado in which it has created the so-called "High tech diamond" watch naming it V10K. This watch is enlisted in the Guinness Book of World Records as the hardest watch in the world. The outlook of Rado Watches really distinguishes them from other brands, their watches look unique, which has gained them lots of fans, together with many who prefer the more traditional looking watches. Rado Watches also has won lots of international watch awards thanks to the uniqueness of their watches in their design. The price of Rado Watches are much lower than of the traditional luxury watches, you can get a RADO watch from USD 700, but they have collections which cost much more as they are in the elite category of watches costing more than USD 250.000. The most known models of Rado include Cerix, Original, Ladies, DiaStar, Jubile, Sintra, Automatic, Florence and Ceramica.
Rado Watches are pretty liked in Singapore and there are dozens of quality stores that deal with this great brand. The main Singapore retailers of Rado Watches include All Watches Ltd., Dickson Watch and Jewellery, Watches of Switzerland and Geneva Time and their stores you can find along the Orchard Road, being the most popular shopping zone of Singapore.