Coming from Biel / Bienne in Switzerland I today received the Swatch Group Half-Year Report 2014. What we see is continued growth despite significant negative currency impact. All I can state here is: Chapeau!
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There he is the new CEO of Zenith after Jean-Frederic Dufour now left the company to become the new Rolex-CEO…
This Rado has no crown, you activate and you set the time by touch only. In my opinion it looks good, it feels good and it is the perfect travel companion!
In my reports coming from Baselworld I mentioned that Rolex had introduced its proper silicon hairspring called Syloxi in a ladies model. Rolex did this very quietly with no additional information available at that time. Today I can offer you the first official information.
I estimate that the Swatch Group-brand Mido sells around 140.000 watches a year, including more then 60.000 official certified chronometers by COSC; so Mido ranks among the biggest five chronometer makers in Switzerland.
Selling its watches in the price range from 300 to 1500 Euro Certina offers an impeccable quality and an attractive design. Please discover some of the 2014 novelties
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.
The Swatch Group brand once again surprised me with its new timepieces. What I have seen is a perfect mix in-between design, quality and price…
Marc Hayek is busy these days since he is responsible for the top luxury brands of the Swatch Group. He is now also involved at Harry Winston, so it is worth listening to this interview to get the latest update…
Baselworld 2014: The new Glashütte Original Senator Chronograph Panorama Date and Seventies Chronograph Panorama Date
Glashütte Original reveals the art of fine mechanical watchmaking with a new chronograph movement designed and handcrafted entirely in its own workshops in Glashütte.
To celebrate its 110th anniversary Oris will present the in-house developed and manufactured Calibre 110 during Baselworld 2014.
Today, eleven days before the official opening of Baselworld, I can already present you the new Oris Calibre 110 and the new Oris 110 Years Limited Edition timepiece.
Easter is around the corner… Let me present you six new Flik Flak watches that woo for the valuable space on your kids wrists.
Flik Flak, the Swiss made kids watch, to put it simply, is the matter of personal importance to your blogger. Why? Click on “read more” to get the answer…
Yesterday one could read in the Swiss newspaper that Apple tries to poach employees from Swiss watch manufacturers and that Apple wants the quality seal Swiss Made for its iWatch.
The Contrôle Officiel Suisse des Chronomètres (COSC) figures 2012/2013, plus January 2014 and some principal information and thoughts about COSC.
These statistics show you the numbers of movements per company sent to the Contrôle Officiel Suisse des Chronomètres. Have a look and please read why I believe only an Officially Certified Super-Chronometer could save the COSC.
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…
Gross sales for the Group increase to CHF 8 817 million, a plus of 8.3% over the previous year, despite negative exchange rates.
In the case Swatch Group vs Tiffany & Co., New York the Court of arbitration in charge took a decision in favor of Swatch Group today.
The NAI Netherlands Arbitration Institute passed judgement in the lawsuit Swatch Group vs Tiffany & Co.: Tiffany & Co. is sentenced to pay Swatch Group damages totaling CHF 402 million.
Swatch says: Our Sistem51 turns the world upside down; the front tells the time, the back tells the story