Posts tagged with : "Longines"

 

The Longines Heritage Diver three hands and chronograph wait to be discovered

The Longines Heritage Diver three hands and chronograph wait to be discovered

This Heritage Diver is a re-issue of models intended for underwater diving produced in the 1970s. Like the original models, these new creations have a diameter of 43 mm.

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Baselworld 2014: Interview with Walter von Känel, CEO Longines

Baselworld 2014: Interview with Walter von Känel, CEO Longines

Today Longines ranks among the very big players of the industry. Only a few surpassed the magic boundary of one billion CHF turn-over. Already years ago Walter von Känel started literally to conquer the segment he today is so successful in.

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Baselworld 2014: The Longines novelties

Baselworld 2014: The Longines novelties

I have seen the Longines novelties this afternoon. Let me show them to you…

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Pre-Baselworld 2014: The Longines Column-Wheel Single Push-Piece Chronograph

Pre-Baselworld 2014: The Longines Column-Wheel Single Push-Piece Chronograph

Inspired by a chronograph developed in the year 1913 Longines will launch this chronograph in three different versions at Baselworld 2014 in March. 

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That´s a new replica from Longines! It´s called Longines Heritage 1973. So let´s return to the 1970s …

That´s a new replica from Longines! It´s called Longines Heritage 1973. So let´s return to the 1970s …

Longine´s archive is huge, the brand can surprise us regularly with cool replicas. The “new” Longines Heritage 1973 is based on a “Conquest“-model produced in the 1970s.

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Best value for money! Discover the HydroConquest collection. The new Longines models now come to the retailers.

Best value for money! Discover the HydroConquest collection. The new Longines models now come to the retailers.

The HydroConquest 3-hands-models and the chronographs are a brain twister for the competitors. The question is: How can Longines deliver such a quality for such a price?

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The Longines Avigation Oversize Crown

The Longines Avigation Oversize Crown

The new watches are based on a Longines model produced in the 1920s. Three different models are available: A three-hand version, a second zonetime indication and a single push-piece chronograph…

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Facts, figures and insights about the Hamburg based Wempe KG

Facts, figures and insights about the Hamburg based Wempe KG

I am not sure if all of you know who Wempe is and how the German jeweler is performing worldwide. I promise you, when you read this you will be amazed…

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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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Doctor´s look out! The Longines Asthmometer-Pulsometer Chronograph is a timepiece you might like (Updated with ETA 2094 picture)

Doctor´s look out! The Longines Asthmometer-Pulsometer Chronograph is a timepiece you might like (Updated with ETA 2094 picture)

This Longines demonstrates the fact that a chronograph is necessary not only in sport. The timepiece is based on a model brought out in 1963, which was intended essentially for medical use.

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In conversation with Nick Hayek, CEO Swatch Group

In conversation with Nick Hayek, CEO Swatch Group

Nick Hayek is conducting the biggest Swiss horological orchestra with 29.600 employees and a turnover in 2013 of 8.143 billion Swiss Francs. I invite you to listen to our conversation taped yesterday at the Swatch Group HQ.

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Baselworld 2013 … I just met Walter von Känel the President of Longines

Baselworld 2013 … I just met Walter von Känel the President of Longines

I know Walter von Känel for many years now and I have to tell you he is one of real movers and shakers of this industry. Discover the Longines novelties and listen to my interview …

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These are my personal thoughts after attending the presentation of the Annual Report of Swatch Group.

These are my personal thoughts after attending the presentation of the Annual Report of Swatch Group.

In brief: I liked what I saw and what I heard. If you wish to share my thoughts I invite you to read my comment.

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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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