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 [...]

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 [...]

23 09, 2019

A unique piece by DE BETHUNE for URWERK on the occasion of ONLY WATCH 2019

By |2019-09-23T22: 00: 05 + 00: 00September 23rd, 2019|

United we are stronger in the fight against diseases! In support of the biennial Only Watch charity auction of unique timekeepers, two big brands, two independent watchmaking, two unique Maisons - de Bethune and Urwerk - have combined their creative energies to produce a watch that can arouse curiosity and "touch" the senses. From the outside, we note, a case made to challenge the rules [...]

4 09, 2019

News, New Year' GPHG 2019 jury "preserves" the two watches presented by De Bethune for official preselection

By |2019-09-04T14: 31: 08 + 00: 00September 4th, 2019|

De Bethune is particularly proud and pleased to learn that the two watches presented for the Grand Prix de l'Horlogerie de Genève 2019, have been confirmed for the official pre-selection of the jury and will participate in the event next November. The yellow tones of the DB28 in the male category A master in the art of thermal oxidation of metals, De Bethune continues to explore all the [...]

25 10, 2017

De Bethune sells its majority stake to a consortium of investors

By |2019-05-05T15:15:34+00:00October 25th, 2017|

October 25, 2017 - Swiss manufacturer De Bethune recently announced its decision to sell part of its majority capital to an investment fund led by Pierre Jacques and Giovanni Perin, the brand's CEO and private equity investor respectively. As part of this transaction, Denis Flageollet, co founder and COO De Bethune, will hold the majority package of the company [...]