12 12, 2023

News | Breitling acquires Universal Genève and announces the relaunch of the Swiss watchmaking icon

Di |2024-01-05T11:45:43+01:00December 12th, 2023|

Breitling has officially announced the acquisition of Universal Genève, marking the beginning of a new chapter for a brand renowned for its artistic excellence and watchmaking innovation. This strategic step promises to bring back to its rightful place a name that has always been synonymous with prestige in the world of luxury timepieces. Georges Kern, CEO of Breitling, shared the [...]

17 04, 2020

Introducing Breitling Superocean Heritage '57 Capsule Collection

Di |2020-04-17T20:58:33+01:00April 17th, 2020|

In addition to the brand new completely redesigned Chronomat range, permanent to the catalog, Breitling is also presenting the "capsule collection" and, although the watches are not numbered, they will be produced for a limited time. Inspired by a well-known diver's watch from the 50s, the 1957 Superocean. Although there is no doubt that the design of this watch refers to a [...]

17 04, 2020

Introducing Breitling Chronomat B01 42 with Rouleaux strap and the "Frecce Tricolori" Re-Edition

Di |2020-04-17T12:10:22+01:00April 17th, 2020|

One of Breitling's most famous designs is back, an icon of the 80s: the Chronomat. The first watch to bear this name was a 1940 chronograph, which was one of the first watches with a slide rule bezel. However, for most watch enthusiasts the name Chronomat refers to an icon from the 80s, one of Breitling's most powerful designs. And today, the brands [...]

3 04, 2020

Breitling News - Production resumes on Monday

Di |2020-04-14T09:41:01+01:00April 3rd, 2020|

Last night, during an Instagram live with journalist Viviana Shanks (Watchonist), Breitling CEO Georges Kern announced that the Breitling manufacturing plant in La Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland, will reopen on Monday 6 April. Nothing new on the Grenchen factory. Both production sites had been closed as of March 19 due to the Coron emergency [...]

30 03, 2020

Introducing Breitling Top Time Limited Edition with digital passport

Di |2020-04-14T09:43:18+01:00March 30th, 2020|

More than half a century after the introduction of its Top Time watch, Breitling launches a revamped and refined model. When released in the 60s, the Breitling Top Time was supposed to be a wrist chronograph intended for motorsport professionals and, why not, airplane pilots. Like the 60s model that inspired it, the new Breitling Top Time has [...]

25 03, 2020

News The "Geneva Watch Days 2020" postponed to August

Di |2020-04-14T09:47:39+01:00March 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 mentioned, decided they could react to this. situation, offering, through agility and ingenuity, a different approach to the presentation of new watches, giving life to the "Genev [...]

3 03, 2020

News Some of the leading Swiss watch brands come together to create Geneva Watch Days 2020

Di |2020-04-14T09:57:50+01:00March 3rd, 2020|

Some of the prestigious Swiss 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 to take place 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 (ex SIHH) and Baselworl [...]

14 04, 2019

Breaking news BASELWORLD 2020: Breitling leaves and Tudor will have its own booth

Di |2019-04-24T18:43:15+01:00April 14th, 2019|

Baselworld is going through tough times, amassing more and more criticism and seeing more than half of the brands on display leave the show. The announcement that we all remember was, of course, that of Nick Hayek who confirmed the final decision to leave the SWATCH GROUP from the show as of 2019. Nonetheless, the edition just ended was better than expected [... ]

4 07, 2018

Weekend Report | Perpetual Passion at the Concours d'Élégance Suisse 2018

Di |2019-05-05T10:10:36+01:00July 4th, 2018|

[: en] The 23rd edition of the Swiss Concours d'Elegance at the Chateau de Coppet, a few steps from Geneva, ended on the weekend of 24-3 June. The final verdict saw the triumph of a 2300 Alfa Romeo 6 1939C BMM, the convertible that won the coveted "Best of Show" award. In addition to the most coveted recognition by the international jury of the event chaired by Adolfo Orsi Jr [...]

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