History

  • 1990

    MAGNUM ENTERS THE MARTKET AND LAUNCH ITS FIRST COLLECTION ANA-DIGI

    End of the Apartheid in South Africa:

  • 1991

    First big major success of Magnum: Globinho.

    End of USSR / Rock in Rio 2

  • 1992

    A revolutionary concept: Magnum launches Yankee Street.

    Caras pintadas calls for the impeachment of President Collor.

  • 1993

    Magnum buys the Champion brand.

    World: Nelson Mandela wins nobel of peace

  • 1994

    MAGNUM launches the new version of Yankee Street and reaches a new record: 1 million units sold in 10 months.

    Brazil wins its 4th title at the World Cup

  • 1995

    MAGNUM buys Cosmos. Announcements of Magnum Steel with Emerson Fittipaldi and Magnum Submariner with the soccer player Edmundo.

    World: Brasil discovers internet.

  • 1996

    Magnum debuts its new headquarter at Av. Paulista in São Paulo.

    World: Sheep Dolly was cloned.

  • 1997

    Yankee Street second generation is introduced.

    Guga wins the Roland Garros tounment.

  • 1998

    MG Gold debut and introduction of Magnum Divemaster

    Google was born and Titanic wins 11 Oscars.

  • 1999

    Champion and Cosmos launch digital collection.

    EURO introduced in 11 countries in Europe

  • 2000

    MAGNUM’s 10th anniversary

    World: New millenium, Brasil completes 500 years.

  • 2001

    Magnum takes Bulova distribution for Brazil.

    Human Genome map is discovered. / iPod launch.

  • 2002

    MAGNUM brings Adidas and Raymond Weil to Brazil.

    Brasil wins its 5 World Cup title in Japan/Korea.

  • 2003

    Magnum is the first Brazilian company to open a branch in Hong Kong

    Daylight Savings begins in Brazil/Daiane dos Santos wins title at the World Artistic Gymnastics Championship.

  • 2004

    MAGNUM’s factory granted ICO9000 certificate

    World: Beginning of social media.

  • 2005

    Introduction of Chrono Swiss and Magnum Tungsten.

    Youtube causes big buzz

  • 2006

    Cosmos launches its digital ilne

    First Brazilian goes to the space.

  • 2007

    Magnum launches the Champion Passion and Magnum Troppo

    World: iPhone and Digital TVs are presented in the market.
    Christ the Redeemer in Brazil is declared one of the seven marvels of the world

  • 2008

    MAGNUM introduces Magnum ScubaDiver

    Obama is the first black President in the United States. Olympics in China.

  • 2009

    Announcement of Magnum 4800 series and Champion Troca-Pulseiras. Magnum introduces a new brand: Ana Hickmann.

    World: 20 years of www. Usain Bolt is the new speed celebrity.

  • 2010

    Magnum’s 20th anniversary. Champion Troca-Pulseiras breaks sales records.

    World: iPad is announced. “Lei Ficha Limpa” is approved in Brazil.

  • 2011

    Champion LED and Champion Touch are released. Magnum debuts at the eyewear market with Champion Troca-Hastes,

    Dilma is the first women President in Brazil. Royal marriage in England.

  • 2012

    Champion Yot TRoca-Pulseiras. Frederique Constant passa a integrar o portfólio do Grupo Magnum. Champion Troca-Pulseiras se torna o maior sucesso da história relojoeira com 4,5 milhões de peças vendidas.

    Mundo: "Ah se eu te pego" vira Hit. Avenida Brasil é sucesso na TV. O Judô, a Ginástica e o Vôlei Feminino ganham medalha de ouro nas Olimpíadas de Londres.

  • 2013

    A year full of novelties: Magnum Automatic, Magnum Tritium, Champion Friorano and Champion Aluminum.

    Brasil: protestes and strikes in Brazil
    Pope Benedict XVI renounces and Pope Francisco is ellected.

  • 2014

    MAGNUM takes Champion and Magnum brands to Baselworld. Distribution and assembly agreement is signed with Citizen in Brazilian territory..

    World Cup in Brazil

  • 2015

    We will keep moving forward writing new chapters in history with you!