Our Milestone

 

2002 - Started business in the Swiss luxury watch industry

2006 - Established WATCH KLINIK to provide aftersales service for Swiss luxury watches
2009 - WATCH KLINIK converted to WATCH KLINIK Pte Ltd as its business grows
2010 - Received ISO 9001: 2008 Certification - First after-sales service organisation to be accredited by TÜV SÜD PSB in the world 

WATCH KLINIK rebrand to LUXURY TIMEPIECES SERVICES, continue to operate under WATCH KLINIK Pte Ltd

2014 - Upgraded and equipped every service bench with new Leica research microscopes, Witschi Top-Range Q1, X1 and Proofmaster M testing and diagnosis instrument and all cleaning and ultrasonic machines to ELMA flagship models.

LUXURY TIMEPIECES SERVICES rebrand to HOROLAB, continue to operate under WATCH KLINIK Pte Ltd
2017 - Established SwissSAV with Swiss manufacturers
2018 - HoroLab rebrand to SwissSAV, WATCH KLINIK Pte Ltd name changed to Swiss SAV Pte Ltd

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Full History

 

2002 - Started business in the Swiss luxury watch industry, buying and selling used Rolex watches

2003 - Included trading of other Swiss made luxury watches eg. Omega, Lange A Sohne, Patek Philippe

Coined the term "Pre-owned" to replace "second-hand" when dealing with used watches

Received training on authentication from industry veterans
2004 - Started in-house watch service for watches we sell - acquired specific tools and equipment used by brands

2006 - Established WATCH KLINIK, our first watch service shop at Clark Quay

2008 - Moved to Golden Landmark Shopping Centre due to business requirement, then major trading centre for used watches

Started research into scientific methods of authentication based on knowledge derived from industry veterans

Appointed BERGEON Swiss made watch tools distributor

Appointed ELMA-Ultrasonic Germany, German made watch industry equipment and instrument distributor

Appointed LAMPERT PUK Germany, German made watch and jewelry precision micro-welding machine distributor

2009 - Official partnership with MGI Luxury (MOVADO Group International) for after-sales service of their brands of Luxury and Fashion watches

WATCH KLINIK converted to WATCH KLINIK Pte Ltd

Appointed WITSCHI distributor - Manufacturer of Swiss made precision timing and testing instruments for global watch industry

2010 - Moved to TANGLIN SHOPPING CENTRE at the request of brand owners to better serve our customers

Received training at HYSEK - Ultra complicated watch manufacture in Switzerland. Awarded certificates to service and repair 2 models of their watches

Received ISO 9001: 2008 Certification - First after-sales service organisation to be accredited by TÜV SÜD PSB in the world

WATCH KLINIK name rebrand to LUXURY TIMEPIECES SERVICES to better reflect our growth and services we provide - continue to operate under WATCH KLINIK Pte Ltd

2011 - Invitation to visit Switzerland to better understand haute horology, received certificate of attendance for haute horology training

Further developed and improved scientific method of authentication based on Swiss methodology of watchmaking

Adopted British BHI philospy for watch service better practise

Partner Roma-based high jewelry watch brand to provide contract services for their high watches

2014 - Upgraded and equipped every watchmaker and service bench with new Leica M80 research microscopes, Witschi Top-Range Q1, X1 and Proofmaster M watch testing and diagnosis instruments and all cleaning and ultrasonic machines to ELMA flagship models. Acquire LEICA M205 research microscope for authentication, failure analysis, fault analysis. Advances scientific method of authentication based on Swiss methodology of watchmaking.

Expanded to neighboring unit creating 1700 square feet facility

LUXURY TIMEPIECES SERVICES rebrand to HOROLAB to better reflect our growth and services we provide - continue to operate under WATCH KLINIK Pte Ltd

2016 - Expanded to neighboring unit creating 2700 square feet facility

Voted AMERICAN EXPRESS CARD MEMBER FAVORITE

2017 - Multiple Swiss factory visits in the year and new product training, including visits to high security facilities housing companies responsible for producing TOP brands' high jewelry timepieces for the Swiss luxury watch industry

Established SwissSAV with Swiss manufacturers

Voted AMERICAN EXPRESS CARD MEMBER FAVORITE 2nd year in a row

2018 - HoroLab rebrand to SwissSAV, WATCH KLINIK Pte Ltd name changed to Swiss SAV Pte Ltd

Voted AMERICAN EXPRESS CARD MEMBER FAVORITE 3rd year in a row

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