The Rolex name is synonymous with success and their history is as long as their reputation is solid. With surprising origins in London, the company that has been based in Switzerland since the early 1900s. From the beginning, though, they’ve always created some of the world’s most reliable, beautiful timepieces. Let us take you on a tour of the story behind the name and the history of the Rolex company. Learning more about this notable company may enhance your appreciation for their products. Of course, it may also make you want to buy a Rolex, too, but there’s no harm in that.