Company & Brand History

Our company can look back on a long tradition of producing branded watches.

As early as 1924 the CONTINENTAL brand was registered. In 1960 the EVER SWISS brand was also ready registered in Switzerland. 1972 was the founding year of EVACO SA, Neuchâtel.

In 1979, the company Economic SwissTime took over the Continental brand from the SSHI group. Economic SwissTime built up the CONTINENTAL brand and later distributed it worldwide.

In 1993, the CONTINENTAL brand was awarded to EVACO SA, which in the meantime had moved its headquarters to Möhlin / AG. Our company is a member of the Rivoli Group , Dubai, so that the CONTINENTAL brand experienced a great boost in countries of the United Arab Emirates, Russia, Greece and Egypt.

2001 we celebrated the successful reintroduction into the Swiss market.

In 2006, we were able to implement the introduction of the brand EVER SWISS in Switzerland . With Morocco , we were also glad 2006 a new market to our family . Therefore our products are available in more than 20 countries.

In February 2021, the company EVACO SWISS TIME GmbH took over the operating activities from EVACO SA.