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Movado is a Swiss-based watch company founded in La Chaux-de-Fonds in 1881. It was bought by Gerry Grinberg, a Jewish-Cuban businessman and owner of the North American Watch Corp, also known as the Movado Group, Inc. (MGI) nowadays. This watch conglomerate now consists of nine different brands, including the one it was named after.
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"Military" style has established itself in a lot of different areas, from rugged adventure gear to high fashion styles. It has deep roots in the world of watches (in fact, wristwatches were born out of military needs in WWI) and, over the years, a definition of what makes a "Military" watch has become ingrained in most watch lovers' minds. When buying a band or strap for your watch the only real criteria for a good band are that it fits, functions and--hopefully--you like the look of it. However, military style watches have a unique look that'll be that much more satisfying and functional if choose...