Alcon, ( NYSE: ACL ) headquartered in Hünenberg, Switzerland, is a global medical company specializing in eye care products. Alcon's U.S. headquarters is located in Fort Worth, Texas. ...more on Wikipedia about "Alcon"
Alpa was formerly a Swiss camera design company and manufacturer of 35mm cameras. The current owners bought the company name after backruptcy of the orginal company and the company exists today as a designer and manufacturer of high end medium format cameras. ...more on Wikipedia about "Alpa"
AMAG Automobil- und Motoren AG is a Swiss car importer and dealership for Audi, Volkswagen, Skoda, SEAT, Porsche cars founded on January 3, 1945 by Walter Haefner. ...more on Wikipedia about "AMAG Automobil- und Motoren AG"
ASCOM is a Swiss telecommunication company, formed in 1987 ...more on Wikipedia about "ASCOM"
Asea Brown Boveri, or ABB, is a multinational corporation headquartered in Zürich, Switzerland, operating mainly in the power and automation business areas. It operates in around 100 countries, with about 103,000 employees. ...more on Wikipedia about "Asea Brown Boveri"
Along with Patek Philippe and Vacheron Constantin, Audemars Piguet is one of the three dominant Swiss watch manufacturers. Their watches include classic watches and the Royal Oak casual watches. They have received great attention for their Terminator 3 watch. ...more on Wikipedia about "Audemars piguet"
Baume et Mercier is a Swiss watchmaking company founded in 1830. It is owned by Richemont. ...more on Wikipedia about "Baume et Mercier"
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Bolex is a Swiss company that manufactures motion picture cameras and lenses, the most notable products of which are in the 16 mm and Super 16 mm formats. Bolex cameras were particularly important for early television news, nature films, documentaries and the avant garde, and are still favoured by many animators today. Whilst some later models are electrically powered, the majority of those manufactured since the 1930s use a spring-wound clockwork motor. ...more on Wikipedia about "Bolex"
Breitling is a brand of Swiss watches from the Canton of Jura. The watchmaker offers Certified Chronometers designed primarily for aviation use. They typically have a large face (e.g. the Breitling for Bentley Motors edition has a 48 mm Case Diameter) for better visiblity and to allow display of more information on the analog dials. Many models feature an automatic winding mechanism that is purely mechanical (i.e. using no electronic components). ...more on Wikipedia about "Breitling"
Cereal Partners Worldwide S.A. is a joint venture between General Mills and Nestlé established in 1990 to produce breakfast cereals. The company is headquartered in Lausanne, Switzerland, and markets cereals in more than 130 countries (excluding the US and Canada). ...more on Wikipedia about "Cereal Partners Worldwide"
Ciba Specialty Chemicals is a chemical company based in and near Basel, Switzerland. ...more on Wikipedia about "Ciba Specialty Chemicals"
Corum Jhaelen Irsei is the name of a fantasy hero in a series of books written by Michael Moorcock. Corum is an aspect of Moorcock's Eternal Champion and is, therefore, related to some of his other characters, such as Elric of Melniboné and Hawkmoon. His books also draw heavily on ancient Celtic mythology, especially the second trilogy. Corum himself is the last of an ancient race called the Vadhagh, who are slaughtered by the new race of Mabden (humans). He was a prince of his people - Corum Jhaelen Irsei, the Prince in the Scarlet Robe. ...more on Wikipedia about "Corum"
Denner is a supermarket chain in Switzerland. It is Switzerland's third largest supermarket chain after Migros and Coop (Switzerland) with 11.4% market share. ...more on Wikipedia about "Denner"
Doxa S.A. is a well known Swiss company, founded in 1889, that manufactures watches. Doxa is best known for its dive watches. ...more on Wikipedia about "Doxa S.A."
Firmenich SA is a private business specialising in flavors and fragrances and is a major worldwide chemical manufacturer. Their fragrances and flavors are generally used in perfumes, cosmetics, beverages, food, and other household products. Worldwide, Firmenich currently employs approximately 4,500 people at 46 locations. Major competitors include Givaudan, International Flavors and Fragrances, Symrise and Quest International. ...more on Wikipedia about "Firmenich"
Givaudan is the world's largest producer of flavors and fragrances with sales of CHF 2,680 million in 2004 . The company has operations all over the world. Today, the corporate headquarters of Givaudan are still located in Vernier, the company's flavor operations are headquarted in Cincinnati, Ohio and the fragrance operations are headquarted in Paris, France. Gilles Andrier is the current CEO of Givaudan taking over in 2004 from Dr Jürg Witmer who is the current chairman of the board of directors. ...more on Wikipedia about "Givaudan"
Globus is a Swiss department store company, that runs 11 department stores in Switzerland plus the Herren Globus chain of menswear stores, Office World chain of office supplies stores plus management of the cartoon character Globi. The it started in 1907 in Zurich, and now has stores in all major cities in the country. The company is now owned by Migros. ...more on Wikipedia about "Globus (company)"
Hoffmann-La Roche, Ltd. is a Swiss global health-care company which operates world-wide under two divisions: pharmaceuticals and diagnostics. ...more on Wikipedia about "Hoffmann-La Roche"
Hürlimann Brewery is a former brewery in Zürich, Switzerland now owned by the Rheinfelden, Aargau based brewery Feldschlösschen, which is owned by Heineken. ...more on Wikipedia about "Hürlimann Brewery"
International Watch Co, also known as IWC, is a watch manufacturer based in Schaffhausen, Switzerland. ...more on Wikipedia about "International Watch Co"
Jaeger-LeCoultre is a watch and clock manufacturer based in Le Sentier (in Le Chenit), Switzerland. ...more on Wikipedia about "Jaeger-LeCoultre"
KamKorp is a Swiss car manufacturer, producer of the electric Think car. ...more on Wikipedia about "KamKorp"
Leclanché S.A. was established in Yverdon-les-Bains, Switzerland in 1909. During the early years Leclanché designed, developed and manufactured dry cells (primary batteries) and lighting equipment, and already from the beginning-1920's diversified into capacitors, and later, rechargeable batteries (secondary batteries) and associated systems. ...more on Wikipedia about "Leclanché"
Leica Geosystems formerly known as "Wild" based in eastern Switzerland produces products and systems for surveying and geographical measurement ( geomatics). Its products employ a variety of technologies including GPS satellite navigation and EDM laser distance measurement to enable users to model existing structures, terrains in computer based systems to high accuracies (often under 1 cm). The brand Leica better known for its high quality Cameras was formed on 2 April 1990 after the merger of several companies. ...more on Wikipedia about "Leica Geosystems"
Lindt & Sprüngli is a Switzerland-based company specializing in chocolate and confectionary production and marketing. It was founded in 1845 by David Sprüngli-Schwarz and his son, Rudolf Sprüngli-Ammann. ...more on Wikipedia about "Lindt & Sprüngli"
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