ESCAPEMENT is very keen to promote the authorised distribution of fine timepieces.

Buying from non-authorised retailers is fraught with danger, sometimes resulting in a purchase where the provenance is questionable. Moreover, fakes are commonplace and even so-called ‘experts’ have been caught out.

The retailers listed, categorised by country, are authorised sellers of timepieces and can provide informed advice. ESCAPEMENT allows authorised retailers to be listed free of charge on its website. Whilst ESCAPEMENT offers no warranty to the retailer list, many of the companies featured have long trading histories and are well-respected.


  • Page & Cooper, UK

    Page and Cooper is a knowledgeable and respected watch specialist with several important differences. The company was formed by watch enthusiasts for the delectation of watch collectors and focusses solely on the sale of timepieces and watch accessories. Page and Cooper carefully select each watch company it chooses to represent. Models are chosen which prove…

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  • The Limited Edition – official online retailer, United Kingdom

      The Limited Edition is the ultimate luxury watch specialist, official online retailer and ambassador for the most exclusive independent watchmakers. We source limited and rare timepieces for fellow watch collectors. The Limited Edition was conceived in 2015 by a group of visionary watch collectors, passionate about fine and beautifully made products. They share an eagerness to gain…

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  • Hugh Rice – Various Locations

      With three multi-brand stores – two in East Yorkshire, one in the North – and seven Pandora concept stores in Harrogate, Hull, Leeds, Sheffield, Wakefield and Bradford, Hugh Rice has grown to be one of the region’s most prestigious family jewellers.   Established in 1971, the jewellers started life as a clock and watch…

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  • Louis Moinet Sideralis Inverted Double Tourbillon Ref LM-46.70.20

    Looking to the heavens for inspiration Louis Moinet, the Swiss watchmaking company owned by Jean-Marie Schaller, has a reputation for crafting innovative timepieces. Its watches often incorporate automata, delivering a delightful sense of theatre. The Sideralis is the latest manifestation of the brand’s mind-blowing creativity and perfectly illustrates the wisdom of looking at the stars….

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  • Wempe New Bond Street, London

        Over the past 15 years, Wempe in London has sustained a reputation for its passion for watches and jewellery. In Wempe’s New Bond Street showroom, watch repair is an essential service which is of constant benefit to the customer. After moving into the new showroom in the heart of London in 2007 and…

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