German Watch Manufacturers
This list of German watch manufacturers is under development and will be updated constantly.
Abeler & Söhne
Carl Engelkemper laid the foundation stone for todays company in Münster back in 1860. In the 1930's the Abeler Family took over the fortunes of the company.
Arctos watches follow a strict military look as they have been ordered and used by German Bundeswehr and NATO.
Brands: Arctos, Arctos Elite
In its over 100 hundred years of history, Aristo specialized in faithful replicas of historic service and pilot watches as well as military-style chronographs.
Brands: Aristo, Vollmer, Messerschmitt
At its Berlin site in the "Hackesche Höfe" courtyards you can discover mechanical masterpieces from the ASKANIA manufacture and stories from the pioneering days of aviation and film.
Established in 1924 by Hermann Friedrich Bauer and merged with Bauer-Walser in 2004, the focus lies in watches with golden cases and full gold watches.
Brands: H.F. Bauer, Priosa
Watches and movements engraved, skeletonized and guilloché by hand form the base of Jochen Benzinger's creation.
Bethge & Söhne
"Hand-made in Germany"- this is the guiding principle of Bethge & Soehne since 1939. Their watches are exclusively hand crafted.
The traditional watch manufacturer Bifora is getting reorganized. Check their website for updates.
Jörg Bleischwitz and Gudrun Heinze founded B.LEI.T.Z in the beginning of this century and are specialized in manufacturing of unique watches and small series.
Michael Boehm specialized in reasonably priced mechanical watches that get produced in Asia by his own design guidelines.
The salient design features of every Botta-Design wristwatch are functional clarity and a high degree of technical aesthetic which is underlined by the choice of materials and the precision of the workmanship.
Clean lines, harmonious shapes and minimalist design make each model of Rainer Brand a personal masterpiece.
BRIOR is a small independent German clock trademark for men and women, that prefers simple and reserved Design.
In its short chronology, Chronoswiss has already received numerous important patents and awards for its products. Many innovations are based on ideas and inspirations from the past. Therefore, a Chronoswiss today is still 100 years behind its time.
Dievas Watch Company (pronounced “D-Ah-Vas”) is an independent horology manufacturer producing high quality timepieces in limited quantities exclusively for watch connoisseurs worldwide.
Dornblüth & Sohn
Brands: Elysée, Gant Time
Brands: Jacques Etoile, Mercure
Erich Fröhlich Uhrenfabrik
Brands: Efrico, Joyeux, Golf
The passion for watches and precise craftsmanship, closely connected with a lot of inventive talent, is typical for the region around our company's location in Ruhla, Germany. For more than 100 years now, the town has been a traditional centre of the German watch industry and precision mechanics.
Germano & Walter
Grieb & Benzinger
Brands: Limes, Archimede, Defakto, Autran & Viala
B. Junge & Söhne
For 150 years Junghans stands for innovation and traditional watchmaking from Schramberg / Schwarzwald.
Kadloo has benn created timepieces in Hamburg for the last eight years. Rigorously tested and meticulously crafted, Kadloo watches match form and function, always blending reliability with elegance.
Since 1822 KIENZLE has been designing and producing watches for everyone. Its product is known as the people’s watch because KIENZLE stays true to its roots: creating watches with something for every man and every woman.
KRONSEGLER watches are no mass product but manufactured in the old tradition of international watchmakers, which gives them their high individual value.
Lacher & Co.
The LACO Watch Manufacturer has a nearly 90 years history. In those years, there was a permanent change, which lives up the company more to herself.
Brands: LACO by Lacher, Lacher, ABACUS, Laconi
Lang & Heyne
A. Lange & Söhne
Lottermann & Söhne
The Porsche Design Studio combines a tradition of craftsmanship with innovative technology, hence every design item it creates has the potential to become a classic.
RHL Perfect Time
Schäuble & Söhne
Jörg Schauer / Stowa
Brands: Schauer, Stowa
Brands: Alexander Shorokhoff, Poljot International, Basilika
Brands: Sothis, Genius 1953
ZiB ("Zeit in Berlin")