Fitbit acquires the Vector smartwatch startup, as the wearable giant continues its roll-up

August 18, 2017

Well this is a relatively fast exit. In March last year a brand new smartwatch brand appeared, hoping to offer something different. Combining the incredible engineering talent in Central Europes Romania with the business smarts of London and former executives from Citizen watches, the Vector startup carved out a very credible slot in the affordable luxury smartwatch sector. Only a year later, Vector has been acquired for an undisclosed price…