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Gucci Watches History
The house of Gucci, better known as Gucci is one of the most famous, prestigious, and popular fashion brands in the world. It was founded by Guccio Gucci, as a saddlery shop in Florence in 1906.Guccio is globally recognized for its extraordinary craftsmanship and charismatic designs.Being an extraordinary craftsman, Guccio opened a botique in Rome in 1938. After his death in 1953, hi son, Aldo, expanded the company by opening more stores. In 1953, Gucci watches were sold in its new store in New York. By the late 60's, Gucci watches were being sold in stores in London, Paris and Tokyo. Gucci remained to be one of the leading luxury brands by the late 70's... (continued below)
Gucci Watches Appeal and Character
The appeal of the brand was characterized by materials such as stainless steel, sapphire crystal and soft silver. Gucci watches core design follows the Swiss movement which is famous for its dependability. Designs are often changed as fast as fashion changes.
Gucci watches are largely procured by fashionable men and women who appreciate its design immensely even without taking care of its movement and an array of utilities. Right from the beginning, it has presented only the fashionable watches to win over the hearts of youths. Gucci Watches have reflection of the modern age and advanced technology. Gucci Watches can wear with any kind of clothes, traditional or modern. Gucci watches are some of the best watches to collect. Gucci watches are the kind of investments that withstand time and the vagaries of fashion. Gucci watches core designs focuses on Swiss movement which is known for its durability and dependability.
Gucci Watches in the 1990's
Gucci started to produce the watches and acquired the watch license in 1997. In order to capture a broader share of the market, Gucci acquired "Yves Saint Larent Couture" and "Sanofi Beaute" and had a 70% stake of Sergio Rossi. This strategy gave Gucci one of the leaders in the watch market all over the world.
After a very successful string of years. Gucci experienced devastating business decisions that let hte company to the brink of bankrupcy. To gain it all back, Gucci watches made its entrance to the market agin in the 1990's. Gucci watches was manufactured to stress the emphasis on the fashion market. Gucci started to produce watches and acquired the watch license in 1997 by means of and attituide based on quality precision and thought to detail. Gucci pooled all of its creative skills and used the unparalleled craftmasnhip of watches produced in Switzerland.
Gucci Watches Humanitarian Partnership
Gucci and UNICEF are partners in the support of education, healthcare, protection and clean water programs for orphans and children affected by HIV/AIDS in Africa. They began thier partnership in 2005 and have donated over $8 million which is a proof of Gucci's status as the largest corporate donor for the "School for Africa" campaign of UNICEF.
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