Frederique Constant is a Swiss watchmaking manufacture located in Geneva, Switzerland. The Maison was founded in 1988 by a couple of independent entrepreneurs, Aletta and Peter Stas, to offer quality Swiss watches at competitive prices, with the aim of democratizing luxury Swiss Made watches.
Frederique Constant creates, develops, assembles and controls a wide variety of mechanical, quartz and connected timepieces within its Manufacture in Geneva. To this day, Frederique Constant has designed 30 Manufacture calibers, including high complications, such as the Tourbillon, Perpetual Calendar and Flyback Chronograph. Just this year, the brand introduced a breakthrough in the field of precision mechanical timekeeping, the Monolithic Manufacture, which feature’s the world’s first silicon oscillator that allows the movement to ticks ten times fast than traditional mechanical watches at 288,000 vibrations per hour.
Equal in innovation and style, Frederique Constant creates proven classic ladies styles targeting the North American consumers’ preferences with collections such as the Art Déco, Carrée, Slimline or Classic Quartz Ladies.
Since 2016, Frederique Constant has supported non-profit organization DonorsChoose in their mission to enable teachers to request donations for projects, programs or resources.
Frederique Constant is currently present in nearly 3,000 points of sale in 120 countries across the world. In 2016, the Frederique Constant group (Frederique Constant, Alpina Watches, Ateliers deMonaco) joined the Japanese group Citizen, so as to pursue its international development and nurture new synergies.