Corporate owned stores by Longines soon

Make announcement on 180th anniversary celebration.

The company today introduced a new collection, Saint-Imier, in India celebrating 180th anniversary of the brand. Speaking on the occasion Charles Villoz, Vice President and Head of international sales said, "This year Longines celebrates 180 years of watchmaking leading to the launch of the new Longines Saint Imier Collection. The collection is engineered to tread the line between classical and contemporary". Also present on the occassion was Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, the brand ambassador for the brand who unveiled their new collection. 

Sharing his future plans and in a reaction to the amended FDI norms in the country Villoz said,"We may consider a few corporate stores. If we could do this, then we will. A few mono brand outlets are welcome." Longines' watches are sold in over 130 countries and are available for Rs 50,000 to Rs 2 lakh in India.The company is growing at a pace of 30 per cent annually.