Longines brand story watch brand Longines, the Swiss watch brand, mechanical watch, quartz watch, ultra-thin couples watches, sapphire watch the company’s official website: http://www.longines.com/1832 Swiss Auguste · Agassi began to operate in the clock business in Saint-Imier, and later his nephew Egyptian Nestor · Franci Jung continued to expand the business, and in 1866 in the Swiss LesLongines opened a workshops. In 1867 Franci Jung registered "Longines" company,IWC PORTUGAISE WATCHES, Longines the official birth of the brand, the same year the first Longines watch movement L20A available. From 1867 onwards, each wing are carved Longines hourglass sign. In 1880, Longines officially became a registered trademark in Switzerland, it is also in the Swiss watch industry is one of the oldest trademark. In 1885, Longines win the first award in the Antwerp international exhibition. Since then Longines table to obtain a series of international awards,IWC PORTOFINO WATCHES, including a record 10 times successively obtained the Prix de Greenwich record. Entered in twentieth Century, gradually replace the watch pocket watch. In 1905, Longines produced the first mechanical watch, launched in 1912 and square watch given a very innovative spirit,PATEK PHILIPPE COMPLICATIONS WATCHES, the geometry design elegant introduction of watchmaking. Held in Basel in 1912, the Swiss Federal games,Breitling watches, Longines to become the world’s first launch of automatic timer watchmaker. In 1920, Longines for the design and manufacturing of clocks and watches products have handy, the new art deco style won market praise, become elegant in lieu of Longines has geometry design concept. In 1927, aviator Charles · Lin Bai’s first New York to Paris across the Atlantic non-stop flight record, he used the timer is Longines. Later, Lin Bai, especially for Longines designed a timer, it is the embryonic form of the Longines navigation watch. By the 1930’s, Longines has become a necessary device of some famous explorer. Longines 3000th million watches was born in February 19, 2001. In 1994, Longines after nearly half a century after the re entered the Chinese market, to 2003, the Chinese market Longines watch sales has been first in the world, more than the Longines table in Italy and sales in japan.