Established in 2007 The Watches of Switzerland Group is the largest prestige luxury jewellers and timepieces specialist in the UK boasting 140 collective stores. The retail portfolio comprises of brands including Watches of Switzerland, Goldsmiths, Mappin & Webb, Watchshop, The Watch Hut and The Watch Lab.
The Watches of Switzerland Group is proud to be the largest distributor in the world of luxury brands including Omega, TAG Heuer and Gucci. It is also the UK's largest distributor for Rolex, Cartier and Breitling. Aurum boasts dedicated Mono-brand boutiques in partnership with TAG Heuer, Omega and Breitling and has leading presence at Heathrow airport with representation in Terminals 2, 3, 4 and 5.
The Watches of Switzerland Group prides itself on being the authority in prestige jewellery and timepieces retailing and sights key points of difference to include its excellence in product range, brand relations and the unrivalled client service provided across it's retail portfolio.
The Watches of Switzerland Group was acquired by Apollo - a leading global alternative investment manager - in 2012. The business will begin it's global expansion with the opening of it's first Watches of Switzerland US outlet in New York in 2018.
Based in Leicester and part of the The Watches of Switzerland Group is Hallmark - http://www.hallmarkclaimsservice.co.uk. They are the UK’s leading jewellery and watch complete insurance validation and replacement service provider. Their commitment is to deliver an exceptional service to both clients and their policy holders every time. With over 20 years of experience working with the UK’s leading insurance providers, they have established a market leading service.
Hallmark has a team of exceptional people: their expertise, experience and leading service has a proven track record of securing retention and further recommendation for insurance providers. This makes us unique in that no other jewellery validation hub in the market has our strengths and the ability to provide a complete claims solution, which continues to hold the policy holders hand until they have their desired item back or replaced.
The Watches of Switzerland Group - Braunstone - Leicester