Brand facts

  • There are many theories and no definitive answers, however Rado name was first registered back in 1928. Rado means ‘wheel’ in Esperanto – an international language whose foundations were laid in 1887 to unite speakers of different European languages. The gear wheel was one of the essential elements produced at the Schlup & Co. factory in Lengnau.

  • No. The anchor decoration is a feature of most Rado automatic watches. It is an independent decorative element and is not linked to the movement or any other part of the watch.

View all questions
Click on the switch to activate or deactivate the use of particular type of cookies. After changing the settings, please confirm by clicking „Save settings“.
These are cookies that are required for the operation of the Website and for you to be able to complete services you ask for. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of the Website.
Performance cookies
These cookies allow us to collect information about how visitors use the Website, for example to count visitors and to see how visitors move around the Website. They record your visit to the Website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed.
Social media cookies
These cookies allow you to share Website content with social media platforms (e.g, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram). We have no control over these cookies as they are set by the social media platforms themselves.
Advertising cookies
These cookies allow us to deliver tailor-made advertisements to you on third party websites based on your interests in our products and services manifested during your visit on our Website.

I agree that this Website uses cookies and similar technologies for providing me this Website and its functionalities, for obtaining insights about its use and for providing me relevant advertisements. You may to activate or deactivate each category of cookies at any time. To find out more about cookies, please also see our Cookie Notice.