With its powerful design, unique indications, and bold sophistication, the new Avenue Dual Time embodies Harry Winston’s unsurpassable approach to watchmaking. This perfectly masculine timepiece, with its geometric lines, sizeable proportions, and wearable quality, does not follow traditional design principles. It features […]
Munichtime and sister-exhibition Viennatime are two successful watch exhibitions taking place once a year in Munich and Vienna. Munichtime opened its doors yesterday and is still open until tomorrow. Have a look at the pictures!
Jean-Claude Biver, Presdient of the LVMH Watch Division, is one of the most charismatic and influential leaders of this industry. Listen what he has to say about the Swiss Watch Industry and his brands …
Since Jean-Claude Biver took over TAG Heuer as the new President and/or CEO and/or Master of Ceremonies no stone was left standing. The brand is repositioned at a lower price point and will become much younger in the near future.
Tag Heuer is a brand embodying excellence, and renowned for its vitality and enterprise. Over the past few years, Tag Heuer has been able to build up substantial industrial capability, enabling it to live up to the challenges of Swiss Made and […]
Just a quick update for you. One week ago I wrote that Guy Sémon will be the successor of Stéphane Linder, who resigned. The two major newspapers in the french speaking part of Switzerland quoted me for this prediction… Today I can […]
In terms of avant-garde marketing the good “old” TAG Heuer campaign from 1991 to 1994 was far ahead of time. I couldn´t believe TAG Heuer is really bringing “Don’t crack under pressure” back. Please have a look and tell me what you think.
This one for those who love numbers and figures! I have put together for you the figures of Contrôle Officiel Suisse des Chronomètres / Swiss Official Chronometer Testing Institute of the last twenty years. The numbers shown here are movements sent to COSC by brand.
I just met Stephane for this really interesting interview. In 20 minutes he gave me an overview and he described me his strategy for the TAG Heuer. It might be a bit different then you think… It´s once again worth listening!
Jean-Claude Biver still is the mastermind behind Hublot. But Jean-Claude Biver now also is in charge of overviewing and coordinating the three watch manufacturers of LVMH. I asked him how he sees his new role and what he intents to do …
Just hours ahead of the probably last race of the 34th America’s Cup, before the well-deserved victory of the Kiwis, I get an email from TAG Heuer announcing a new onboard smartwatch for Oracle Team USA.
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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Alexander Linz Journalist and Author Vienna/Austria