Magic Gold meets a movement with a Meccano-inspired design, casting a spell to shake up the codes of traditional watchmaking. The new Hublot Manufacture calibre – the HUB1201, whose innovative construction reveals its entire original interlocking power reserve on the dial side […]
I am a passionate skier. What I discovered in Zermatt last week is quite outstanding and unique. Hublot branded the newest chairlift and gave it its name. In the winter season 2017 hundred thousands of skiers will use the chairlift.
Finally I can officially write and show you the Zenith Heritage Cronometro TIPO CP-2. Until today Zenith kept this watch strictly under lock. Those who follow me on Instagram of course did see the new and the old CP2 much earlier this year.
Zenith developed a special complicated watch, the Academy Georges Favre-Jacot, to celebrate its 150th Anniversary in 2014. Zenith traces the roots of this watch, which is equipped with a fusée-and-chain constant force sytem, to its development of marine clocks.
Zenith developed a special complicated watch to celebrate its 150th anniversary, the Georges Favre Jacot timepiece, which is equipped with a fusee and chain constant force system, to its development of marine clocks.
Jean-Claude Biver is setting the pace! Even as a silent observer it is hard to follow his speed. The charismatic mover and shaker recently launched the TAG Heuer Connected Watch in New York. But meanwhile he accomplished another 4 major tasks …
During the last weekend I had a closer look at “The Watch Book” that was published recently. Gisbert L. Brunner and Christian Pfeiffer-Belli, the two authors, have a natural authority, they can express themselves clearly and provide their knowledge to their readers.
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 …
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.
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 …
Zenith was one of the first watch manufacturers to create flight instruments to equip various aircraft and spaceships manned by the aviation pioneers. The Pilot Montre d’Aéronef Type 20 GMT 1903 plays tribute to this area.