Last night, during a live broadcast Instagram with the reporter Viviana Shanks (Watchonista), the Ceo di Breitling Georges Kern reported that the manufacturing plant Breitling a La Chaux-de-Fonds, in Switzerland, will reopen next Monday 6 April. No new ones on the factory of Grenchen. Both production sites had been closed since March 19 due to the Coronavirus emergency. Swiss statistics on the spread of Covid-19 now show that the peak of new cases per day was reached on March 20, and there has been a slow decline since then.
“The question now is how to deal with the resumption of production in a way that keeps everyone safe. We will work in shifts, with the aim of bringing production back to 60% or 70% ", these are the words of Kern.
Breitling who had already made the decision not to participate in Baselworld e Watches & Wonders Genève before the Covid-19 emergency, is preparing for a Summit via web, which will take place in live streaming on April 16, 2020 at 14.00 pm on the institutional website breitling.com and on official channels Breitling di Youtube and Facebook, to reveal its news to the public.