Chopard is a Swiss manufacturer of luxury jewellery and watches dating back to the 1860 , founded by Louis-Ulysse Chopard. Since 1963 Chopard has been owned by the Scheufele family in Germany however.
Chopard is most known for their high-end womens watches and jewellery. Their clients include the rich and famous and royalty like Tsar Nicholas the seoncd of Russia.
In 1974, Chopard relocated to Meyrin-Geneva and in 1976 the company started making the now famous “Happy Diamond” watches that contain free-floating diamonds behind glass. In the 1980s, the company expanded into making sports watches for men and diamond jewelry for women.
In 2010 Chopard celebrated its 150th anniversary, and enjoys about 100 stores world wide.
In 2014, Chopard reported that they employ about 2,000 employees worldwide, 900 of which were located in Switzerland.
Chopard reportedly filed for over 20 new patents just since 2002 and produces about 75,000 timepieces and 75,000 pieces of jewelry per year.
When we have a client who has important jewelry or watches such as Chopard, Rolex, Piaget, or alike, we have options for obtaining the best return. We can arrange private sales via our worldwide network of collectors, auction, or consignment. Depending on the needs and desires of the clients, we do what is best for their particular situation. We recently had a cleint who wished to resell her Happy Diamond Chopard watch. It was a gift from many years and she advised us it was “time to update”. We were able to secure her a handsome return and within days she had selected her replacement…another Chopard watch with plenty of diamonds. Our services are not just for estate sales, we cater to the needs of each individual.
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