Posts tagged with : "Audemars Piguet"

 

NATO straps now change from status junk to OEM. Discover some of the 2014 watches officially fitted with NATO straps and the interesting story behind

NATO straps now change from status junk to OEM. Discover some of the 2014 watches officially fitted with NATO straps and the interesting story behind

Have you also pimped up your new and old wristwatches with colourful NATO straps in the last years? I did and I will continue doing it even though the NATO strap now becomes original equipment of a watch.

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Pre-Baselworld 2014: Christophe Claret, De Bethune and HYT

Pre-Baselworld 2014: Christophe Claret, De Bethune and HYT

Poker, DB28 Digitale and H2 are three exceptional timepieces. None of them has anything to do with “normal” and/or classical watchmaking; they are part of the avant-garde spearhead of the industry.

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Just my two cents… Let me show you what I found. It´s about the deja-vu I had when I saw the new Maurice Lacroix Masterpiece Gravity

Just my two cents… Let me show you what I found. It´s about the deja-vu I had when I saw the new Maurice Lacroix Masterpiece Gravity

I finally found some time to do some research at the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) website and I was surprised what I discovered.

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SIHH 2014 – Interview with François-Henry Bennahmias CEO of Audemars Piguet

SIHH 2014 – Interview with François-Henry Bennahmias CEO of Audemars Piguet

If you are an Audemars Piguet aficionado this is an interview that you should NOT miss. This morning I met an immensely charismatic François-Henry Bennahmias and I liked his unabashedly outspoken way to answer to my questions. Chapeau & Merci!

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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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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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Which of these chronographs with an in-house caliber is THE chronograph?

Which of these chronographs with an in-house caliber is THE chronograph?

I just closed the poll, let me know present you and analyze the results … 

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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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My Chinese contributor Logan sent me a report from the ‘Hong Kong Watch & Clock Fair’ and ‘World Brand Piazza’ in HKCEC. Please have a look what was going on there…

My Chinese contributor Logan sent me a report from the ‘Hong Kong Watch & Clock Fair’ and ‘World Brand Piazza’ in HKCEC. Please have a look what was going on there…

This is another watch-insider.com exclusive. Don´t miss this insight-view of the ‘Hong Kong Watch & Clock Fair’ and ‘World Brand Piazza’ in HKCEC. It´s more than you might expect or much less, just depending on your personal expectations…

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Cool or not cool? Bamford Watch Department and Blaken changing the look of iconic models. How far should individualization go?

Cool or not cool? Bamford Watch Department and Blaken changing the look of iconic models. How far should individualization go?

I see more and more individual designed Rolex. To black existing watch models out and to individualize them seems to be a growing business. Do the manufacturers miss a lucrative business? What do you think?  

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The old poll is closed. Omega is your favorite brand! A new poll is open!

The old poll is closed. Omega is your favorite brand! A new poll is open!

I counted 3623 votes and the result couldn´t be clearer. With 925 of all votes or 26 % Omega is your favorite brand. Click here and discover all the other results…

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Let´s play a mind game …

Let´s play a mind game …

This is just a conceptual sketch, since it´s not even a rumor.

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RUMORS, RUMORS, RUMORS, …

RUMORS, RUMORS, RUMORS, …

Baselworld – The World Watch and Jewellery Show ­– stimulates the rumor mill. Let me give an overview of the latest rumors I heard …

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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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Claudio Cavaliere, head of product management at Audemars Piguet, showing me the SIHH 2013-novelties.

Claudio Cavaliere, head of product management at Audemars Piguet, showing me the SIHH 2013-novelties.

The focus of Audemars Piguet is again on the iconic Royal Oak Offshore. Come in and discover together with me what`s new at Audemars Piguet this year.

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As announced the 6th of December … Mr. François-Henry Bennahmias is the new CEO of the Audemars Piguet Group

Those who follow my blog knew it already more than one month ago… Now it is official Mr. François-Henry Bennahmias is the new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Audemars Piguet Group. 

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More than just rumors… Francois-Henry Bennahmias will be announced as the new Audemars Piguet-CEO soon.

This is just an update for those who follow the development at Audemars Piguet.

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In NYC I had the opportunity to speak to Rudi Albers, President of Wempe USA

In NYC I had the opportunity to speak to Rudi Albers, President of Wempe USA

Rudiger Albers is now for 32 years working in the watch retail business in NYC. In my opinion there is no one else like him around. I had breakfast with Rudi. We talked about watches and the new Wempe-Rolex store at 5th […]

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