7 05, 2020

News Swiss watchmaking ready for phase two

By |2020-05-07T08: 19: 20 + 00: 00May 7th, 2020|

In full compliance with all the health and hygiene recommendations issued by the Swiss Federal Council, starting from last week, employees engaged in production began to return to work, albeit with reduced hours and attendance. From Patek Philippe to Rolex, from the factories of the Kering group to those of LVMH, we start again, applying the strict security protocol [...]

27 04, 2020

News Girard Perregaux and Ulysse Nardin resume production

By |2020-04-27T11:26:29+00:00April 27th, 2020|

After almost 50 days of detention, Girard Perregaux and Ulysse Nardin resume production and return to commercialization. The decision was made to reopen production, allowing all non-production departments to continue working from home such as the marketing, human resources team, sales department and orolog designers [...]

25 03, 2020

News I "Geneva Watch Days 2020" postponed to August

By |2020-04-14T09:47:39+00:00March 25th, 2020|

Immediately after Watches & Wonders (formerly SIHH) and Baselworld announced the cancellation of their 2020 editions amid fears of a possible COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic, a group of brands had, as already mentioned, decided to be able to react to this situation, offering, through agility and ingenuity, a different approach to the presentation of new watches, giving life to the "Genevs [...]

19 03, 2020

News The onset of the crisis – And the effect of the coronavirus has not yet reaped its fruits

By |2020-04-14T09:50:56+00:00March 19th, 2020|

The Swiss Watch Federation has just published its export statistics for February 2020 and is expected to fall sharply. The value of the same contracted 9.2%, or as much as 1.6 billion Swiss francs.   But that also does not reflect the serious and frightening market situation. If exports have fallen by 51% in China and by 42% in H [...]

17 03, 2020

Breaking News Rolex and other Swiss brands have decided to stop production due to the pandemic

By |2020-03-19T16:46:41+00:00March 17th, 2020|

Following the measures announced yesterday by the Swiss Federal Council to stop the coronavirus contagion, the production of watches from various maisons including: Rolex, Girard-Perregaux, Hublot and Ulysse Nardin, will stop for a few weeks. At present, the priority for Genevan brands is exclusively the safety of their employees. This is what a spokesperson told Agen [...]

15 03, 2020

Introducing Girard-Perregaux Laurea Absolute Passion – Now in Racing Red

By |2020-04-14T09:52:28+00:00March 15th, 2020|

The Girard-Perregaux Graduate, which debuted in 1975 and was renovated and reintroduced to the market in 2016, kicked off the Graduate Absolute series, a more sporty and cutting-edge version, in 2019. Most of the releases of this new family have sported a color scheme, as in the recently released Absolute Rock model (photo below), up to the [...]

3 03, 2020

News, New Year' Some of Switzerland's leading watch brands come together to create Geneva Watch Days 2020

By |2020-04-14T09:57:50+00:00March 3rd, 2020|

Some of Switzerland's prestigious watch brands come together to create the "Geneva Watch Days 2020" at the end of April, a self-managed multi-brand watch event that is scheduled in Geneva from April 26-29, 2020, just when Watches & Wonders 2020 was planned. Luxury watchmakers face turbulent times. The two main fairs, Watches & Wonders (formerly SIHH) and Baselworl [...]

24 01, 2020

Introducing, Introducing, 1 Girard-Perregaux – the 1966 Orion Trilogy

By |2020-04-14T10:00:38+00:00January 24th, 2020|

Iconic design, reinterpreted. Technical excellence. Refined elegance. variety. In the new 1966 Orion is missing nothing. This watch revisits the classic 1966 collection in a modern way with three ultra-thin cases with two versions of an adventure dial, one blue and one black, that evoke a starry sky. The model pays homage to the epic narrative of Greek mythology that Ze [...]

16 08, 2019

Introducing, Introducing, 1 Girard-Perregaux 1966 Blue Moon

By |2019-08-16T07:54:15+00:00August 16th, 2019|

Girard-Perregaux has undergone a bold evolution, proposing a more sporty design and showing a decent modernity in the construction of its new movements. One of the pillars of the collection remains the elegant watch of 1966. The Swiss Maison presents a contemporary reinterpretation of a classic of its production, where sober and dynamic style is combined with useful functions [...]