The watchmaking tradition

Our story

“ Four generations of enthusiasts, respecting the watchmaking tradition but resolutely turned towards the future, have been developing the Reparalux company for more than 60 years, using our know-how to serve the passion for Time. ”


The company REPARALUX is created by Marcel HUMBERT-DROZ in Besançon “Capital” of watchmaking.


His son Jean HUMBERT-DROZ, a graduate of the Besançon watchmaking school, succeeds him.


Frédéric HUMBERT-DROZ, his grandson, runs the company while perpetuating watchmaking know-how with passion.


Installation in new premises at the Parc Alpia in Besançon.


The great-grandson, Julien HUMBERT-DROZ, decides to follow the watchmaking training at the Morteau school.

2008 / 2013

He obtained his watchmaking CAP in 2008 and two years later the Diploma of Arts and Crafts.


Since 2013, he has directed the Reparalux workshop. Watch repairers from different sectors of the company work there with expertise.

Since 2016

for the 60 years of the company, creation of the HUMBERT-DROZ brand with the
launch of the HD1, HD2 and HD3 watch collection.

Today, the workshop is still located in Besançon in premises equipped with state-of-the art equipment. We assemble new products for major brands and ensure their after-sales service.