Candino Timing your own challenge ESTABLISHED IN: 1947 (by Adolf Flury-Hug Candino) PRICE: €150 – €500 It is a watchmaker with rich history. During the quartz revolution the company switched to quartz movement watches. But since 2003 Roamer has returned to making their own mechanical watches. In total, the company has been making watch movements for over 65 years and been in existence for over a 100. INTERESTING STORY Candino sponsored the first circumnavigation in a solar powered boat – PlanetSolar. The boat carried 100 of Candino ‘PlanetSolar’ watches all the way around the world.