- since 1842 : The community Büren is located near the river Aare in the canton of Bern in Switzerland. From 1842 to 1972, for 130 years portable watches were produced here.
The first watch factory in Büren, which was F. Suter & Co. has been acquired in 1898 by the London firm of H. Williamson and was renamed BUREN WATCH. The brand BUREN was registered as a trademark. In 1932, the Watch Factory Büren AG/ BUREN WATCH COMPANY S.A. was re-established under Swiss management.
In the tradition of watchmaking in Büren, the Swiss watch brand BÜREN is developing watch editions exclusive to the predicate Swiss Made, currently in the highest quality and in most of the cases with rare or old movements.