24 01, 2022

Kering sells Girard-Perregaux and Ulysse Nardin

Di |2022-02-02T14:28:05+01:00January 24th, 2022|

After years of consolidation and growth, the Kering group officially sells 100% of Sowind group, owner of the Swiss manufactures of Girard-Perregaux and Ulysse Nardin, to the current management. The luxury giant, which accompanied the Sowind group, guaranteeing adequate resources for a constant evolution in terms of design and technical know-how, reorganizing production, strengthening [...]

28 06, 2021

Chiara Ferragni enters the world of watchmaking with Morellato

Di |2021-06-28T09:25:05+01:00June 28th, 2021|

Chiara Ferragni actively enters the world of watchmaking. The brand that bears the name of the influencer and digital entrepreneur has in fact signed a worldwide licensed agreement with the Morellato group that will be responsible for producing and distributing the first line of watches and jewels with the Chiara Ferragni brand. "I am very happy with this new agreement which allows me to explore [...]

29 03, 2020

News : Swatch Group begins to see the end of the tunnel in China

Di |2020-03-29T10:29:05+01:00March 29th, 2020|

China is slowly recovering from the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic, so business developments in this important area are also gradually improving for the Swatch watch group, which is currently seeing a general decline in turnover in most of its markets. However, the company expects a rebound effect when the situation recovers [...]

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 [...]

4 02, 2020

News SWATCH GROUP cancels Time to Move

Di |2020-04-14T09:59:21+01:00February 4th, 2020|

The communication has just arrived from the Swatch Group: the Time to Move event scheduled in Zurich from 4 to 6 March will be canceled due to the Coronavirus epidemic. The press release on the cancellation of Time to Move states: “Considering the uncertainty linked to the Coronavirus epidemic, in order to ensure the well-being and health of our guests, partners and colleagues, Swatch Group has de [...]

13 01, 2020

Events The first edition of the LVMH Dubai Watch Week kicks off

Di |2020-04-14T10:03:12+01:00January 13th, 2020|

The first LVMH WATCH WEEK of the group kicks off today: Bvlgari, TAG Heuer, Hublot and Zenith will all be in Dubai starting today Monday 13 and until Wednesday 15, for the inaugural edition of LVMH Watch Week at the Bvlgari Resort Dubai located on the island of Jumeirah Bay the largest hotel in the Bvlgari "collection". The event allows LVMH watch brands to showcase their positions as [...]

25 03, 2019

News | The mechanics of watches are officially nominated for UNESCO

Di |2019-04-20T14:44:50+01:00March 25th, 2019|

BERN - Watch mechanics and art is officially a candidate for inclusion on the UNESCO List of Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity. In a statement issued today by the Swiss Federal Office of Culture, we read that Switzerland has officially filed - in collaboration with France - the UNESCO candidacy of mechanical watchmaking in the [...]

22 01, 2019

The fall of the independents, Patek Philippe soon on the market?

Di |2019-05-05T10:09:14+01:00January 22nd, 2019|

Patek Philippe is still one of the few independent watchmaking houses today. Founded in 1851 in Geneva, it is the oldest Geneva manufacturer, leader in the sector of high-end timepieces. Loved by collectors and investors for its movements with excellent mechanics, combined with the charm of timeless design watches such as the Calatrava, the Nautilus. Since 1932 Patek is of p [...]

26 10, 2017

Breaking News | The Rolex 15.5 that belonged to Paul Newman, the most expensive watch in history, sold for 6239 million

Di |2020-03-03T23:50:20+01:00October 26th, 2017|

New York - The Rolex Daytona 6239 that belonged to Paul Newman, the watch that for months has literally captured the attention of the entire watchmaking world and beyond, was auctioned a few moments ago by Phillips Watches for a figure that consigns it to history as the most expensive watch ever sold at an auction house, 15,5 million Dollars ($ 17,752,500 c [...]

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