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. ”

1956


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

1968


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

1995


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

2004


Installation in new premises at the Parc Alpia in Besançon.

2006


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.

2013


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.

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