Tissot is a Swiss brand of watches that is known for making elegant and classy watches. It was established by Tissot was founded in 1853 by Charles-Félicien Tissot and his son Charles-Émile Tissot in the Swiss city of Le Locle. The plus sign in the logo symbolises the Swiss quality and reliability Tissot has shown since 1853. The watches, sold in more than 160 countries, are authentic, accessible and use special materials, advanced functionalities and meticulous design. Tissot stands by its signature, Innovators by Tradition. The high calibre of the brand has been repeatedly recognised.
Tissot has been named Official Timekeeper and Partner of many disciplines, including, basketball with the NBA, FIBA and CBA; cycling with the Tour de France and the UCI World Cycling Championships; motorsports with MotoGPTM and the FIM World Superbike Championship and rugby with the RBS 6 Nations Championship, TOP14, the European Rugby Champions and Challenge Cups. It is also the Official Timekeeper of the World Championships of fencing and ice hockey and of the AFL. Apart from being official timekeeper for all these events, Tissot watches awere also worn by celebrities like singer Carmen Miranda, Elvis Presley, Grace Kelly, Banassim Kassim and Nelson Mandela.
Deepika Padukone is the Indian brand ambassador for Tissot. So is Virat Kohli. By far Tissot have come up with more than 65 models. One of their most popular collections is touch collection. Years before any Smartphone even existed, Tissot came up with this collection where you could touch the dial of your watch and set an alarm or change timing. T-Classic as the name suggests is a range of classic and elegant watches for men and women. T sports series has watches for sports enthusiasts and athletes which have stop watch, digital and analogue display and lap calculating system. They are waterproof.