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SIHH 2014 – Interview with Wilhelm Schmid CEO of A. Lange & Söhne

SIHH 2014 – Interview with Wilhelm Schmid CEO of A. Lange & Söhne

The performance of A. Lange & Söhne is outstanding! Wilhelm Schmid is conducting an orchestra of talented and even very young watchmakers. Let the CEO tell you why volleyball can delay the brands production  …

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Some facts about the Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie (SIHH)

Some facts about the Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie (SIHH)

Tomorrow the Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie will open its doors for the 24th time. In brief this is what you should know about the SIHH…

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Hands on the A. Lange & Söhne Grand Complication, the most complicated and exclusive timepiece ever built by the Saxon master watchmakers.

Hands on the A. Lange & Söhne Grand Complication, the most complicated and exclusive timepiece ever built by the Saxon master watchmakers.

This is my audio-visual story to present you one of the most spectacular wristwatches ever made. Please enjoy the photos, the HD-video and the recording of the sound of the striking mechanism.

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The results of the Austrian election of the Watches of the Year and impressions from the price giving ceremony held during the inaugural evening of Viennatime last Thursday.

The results of the Austrian election of the Watches of the Year and impressions from the price giving ceremony held during the inaugural evening of Viennatime last Thursday.

In 1996 I created the award “Watches of the Year”. Since then every year thousands of competent readers of the newspaper DIE PRESSE do participate and vote for their Watches of the Year.

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A. Lange & Söhne surprises again! This is an another achieved high sales price at an auction. Please discover what happened at Christie’s “Important Watches” auction in Geneva yesterday.

A. Lange & Söhne surprises again! This is an another achieved high sales price at an auction. Please discover what happened at Christie’s “Important Watches” auction in Geneva yesterday.

Get this! In Geneva, an exclusive stainless steel A. Lange & Söhne Double Split changed hands for nearly 380.000 Euro.

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After dinner talk with Wilhelm Schmid, CEO A. Lange & Söhne, here at Munichtime

After dinner talk with Wilhelm Schmid, CEO A. Lange & Söhne, here at Munichtime

I just come back from a delightful dinner with Wilhelm Schmid. After our dinner I recorded this talk. Click here to listen to it …

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Here at the Hotel Bayerischer Hof in Munich today the 5th edition of the privately organized watch exhibition Munichtime opened its doors. I invite you to take a first look.

Here at the Hotel Bayerischer Hof in Munich today the 5th edition of the privately organized watch exhibition Munichtime opened its doors. I invite you to take a first look.

Munichtime, the one and only watch exhibition in Germany, is still open until Sunday 18:00. I highly recommend you to come to Munich if you have the time and possibility.

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Please continue “voting” directly at the blog´s Poll by validating my three simple questions per watch brand

Please continue “voting” directly at the blog´s Poll by validating my three simple questions per watch brand

Your reactions and comments are overwhelming, I knew I can count on you. Please continue “voting”. And, why not telling some of your friends about my new “Poll” and the blog?

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There is a new poll online! Four AAA-watch-brands … Is this true? Please choose up to three of the statements (every combination is possible) and “vote”

There is a new poll online! Four AAA-watch-brands … Is this true? Please choose up to three of the statements (every combination is possible) and “vote”

Please validate up to three of the statements and “vote” for you favorite combination. How do you perceive them? Let me know!

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This is spectacular! Let me uncover present-day A. Lange & Söhne timepieces being photographed on the historic 1919 14/40 HP Horch four-cylinder engine and a 1936 Auto Union racing car Type C.

This is spectacular! Let me uncover present-day A. Lange & Söhne timepieces being photographed on the historic 1919 14/40 HP Horch four-cylinder engine and a 1936 Auto Union racing car Type C.

That´s no coincidence of course, since both entrepreneurs, Ferdinand A. Lange and August Horch can be deemed fathers of technical progress and industrial development in Saxony.

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Logan, my Chinese contributor sends us this interesting report from Watches & Wonders in Hong Kong

Logan, my Chinese contributor sends us this interesting report from Watches & Wonders in Hong Kong

Two days ago Logan went to the exhibition at HKCEC held by Richemont Group called Watches & Wonders. Please enjoy Logan´s report and his 90 photos …

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Richemont reports five months sales at Annual General Meeting

Richemont reports five months sales at Annual General Meeting

Ahead of its Annual General Meeting that was held today in Geneva, Richemont announced that its sales for the five months ended 31 August 2013 increased by 9 % at constant exchange rates.

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The Grand Complication. “It simply marks the beginning of a new era”, says Anthony de Haas, Director Product Development at A. Lange & Söhne.

The Grand Complication. “It simply marks the beginning of a new era”, says Anthony de Haas, Director Product Development at A. Lange & Söhne.

Read an interview about a horological masterpiece; see new pictures and the very first picture of its stunning, ultra complicated movement.

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What is a Golden Section and a Double Aperture? I invite you to discover the A. Lange & Söhne Design Principles

What is a Golden Section and a Double Aperture? I invite you to discover the A. Lange & Söhne Design Principles

Timepieces by A. Lange & Söhne are characterized not only by timeless elegance but also by their striking recognisability. Debut model sketches provide insights into the work of the Lange designers.

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The A. Lange & Söhne Catalog Edition 2013/2014 is available

The A. Lange & Söhne Catalog Edition 2013/2014 is available

For those of you being interested in A. Lange & Söhne this catalog is a  m u s t. That´s not just an ordinary catalog, that´s a chef d´oeuvre dedicated to the lovers of the brand and all lovers of beautiful watches…

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A dialogue with hand-picked black objects … A. Lange & Söhne provided me some magnificent pictures

A dialogue with hand-picked black objects … A. Lange & Söhne provided me some magnificent pictures

You will not discover novelties here, but you will see how the manufactory in Glashütte staged some of their iconic timepieces.

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On the occasion of visiting the newly opened Mathematics and Physics Salon in Dresden/Saxony I spoke to Wilhelm Schmid, CEO of A. Lange & Söhne.

On the occasion of visiting the newly opened Mathematics and Physics Salon in Dresden/Saxony I spoke to Wilhelm Schmid, CEO of A. Lange & Söhne.

Without the Mathematics and Physics Salon in Dresden, the A. Lange & Söhne watch brand might never have conceived. Is this just a provoking statement?

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Türler Watches & Jewelry in Zürich celebrates 130 years. A photo reportage with surprises in three parts …

Türler Watches & Jewelry in Zürich celebrates 130 years. A photo reportage with surprises in three parts …

On Tuesday I attended the 130 years celebration of Türler at Paradeplatz in Zürich. Throughout this evening CEO Franz Türler also presented a very special book. Come in and join the birthday celebration …

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The A. Lange & Söhne Boutique Tour 2013. See and touch the novelties just presented at the SIHH

The A. Lange & Söhne Boutique Tour 2013. See and touch the novelties just presented at the SIHH

Now it´s your turn to see and discover all the novelties from A. Lange & Söhne, I already had the chance to do so during SIHH. Now the novelties tour around the world, get more information here were and when …

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Wilhelm Schmid, CEO of A. Lange & Söhne presented me his novelties at SIHH 2013

Wilhelm Schmid, CEO of A. Lange & Söhne presented me his novelties at SIHH 2013

Today I also had the pleasure to meet Wilhelm Schmid again. Join me and have a look what A. Lange & Söhne shows here at the SIHH in Geneva.

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