Sta. Maria Val Müstair
The Tessanda (hand weavers) in the Val Müstair (Münstertal) now has 18 looms and employs 8 people. Here in this 80 year-old traditional enterprise, pupils from the...
Sulz AG (Laufenburg)
Anybody who wandered through the Soulce Valley in days gone by would have seen a thin plume of smoke rising from many a small building and heard a uniform knocking on...
Creative teamwork at its best: The do-it-yourself-sledge.
Perseo SA was established in 1952 in Mendrisio and during the years it has been committed to improve its production methods.
He is as keen as mustard on his profession: René Burri 's original glass art, which ranges from pretty accessories to practical products for everyday use, is...
The Jura is the stronghold of precision manufacturing and offers more than watch masterpieces.
The "Säge" in Giswil is one of history's great survivors. Made entirely of wood, Switzerland's only water-powered sawmill exudes nostalgia and the romanticism of an...
For centuries, growing crops was the basis for agriculture in the Lower Engadin. The mill is the last evidence of this bygone era, telling as it does of the once rich...
A unique piece of Glarus industrial history. In this factory, founded in 1898, they mainly used to make school writing slates, involving over 30 different processes,...
The family-owned firm of Hongler has been manufacturing candles since 1703. During a visit to the candle factory in Altstätten visitors will learn a whole range of...
Josin Neuhäusler is not only a dyed-in-the-wool Engadine native, but also an inspired sgrafitto artist. On his tours of the village, he shows guests the many...
The location fits perfectly: the studio of Le Bûcher is situated in the heart of the old town of Fribourg. Nimble hands work on soft sandstone and create works of art...