Rolex facts for kids
|Founded||London, United Kingdom
(1905 ) (Wilsdorf and Davis)
1915 (Rolex Watch Co. Ltd)
1920 (Montres Rolex S.A.)
|Bertrand Gros (Chairman)
Jean-Frédéric Dufour (CEO)
|More than 800,000 pieces (2016)|
|Revenue||$4.6 billion (2016)|
Number of employees
|Parent||Hans Wilsdorf foundation|
|Subsidiaries||Montres Tudor SA|
Rolex is a Swiss company that makes watches and additional things for their watches. Their watches are often used as a status symbol. The watches are also often counterfeited, meaning people make fake watches that look like Rolexes, but are not.
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