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We regularly share a curated selection of global news from the fine watchmaking industry
Geneva Watch Days will be held from August 26th to 29th in Geneva city center hotels, as well as in the boutiques and watchmaking workshops of the participating brands.
Geneva Watch Days 2020: Switzerland’s Only Multi-Brand Watch Event Of The Year

Following the cancelling of Baselworld and SIHH, retailers and the media alike will be pleased…

Cancelled Baselworld 2020: Settlement With Exhibitors

Following the unprecedented departure of brands including Rolex, Patek Philippe, Chopard and Chanel, Baselworld’s MCH…

Ressence Sotheby's Project against Coronavirus "Covid-19". Design the Type 1 Slim for a charity auction
How to Become a Watch Designer for the New Ressence Type 1 Slim

Independent watchmaker Ressence and Sotheby’s Watch Division are joining forces against coronavirus (Covid-19) and launch…

Baselworld’s Response To Departure of Key Brands

The MCH Group, organiser of Baselworld, has responded to the news that leading brands Rolex,…

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Breaking News: Rolex, Tudor, Patek Philippe, Chopard and Chanel Quit Baselworld

A number of the most prominent brands in the horology industry have pulled out of…

Breitling CEO Georges Kern - Road show in Munich, Germany
Georges Kern and The Future of Breitling – The Cool Alternative to Traditional Luxury

Since Georges Kern took the helm at Breitling almost three years ago, realigning collections and…

Postponed – Baselworld 2020

After “Time To Move” and “Watches & Wonders Geneva” have already cancelled their fairs, today,…

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Cancelled – Watches & Wonders Geneva 2020

Only a few weeks ago, the Swatch Group announced the cancelation of their new fair…

Ulysse Nardin Blockchain Technology in Mechanical Watches
Ulysse Nardin To Deploy The First Tamper-Proof Blockchain Warranty Certificate

Since November 4, 2019, for each purchase of a new Ulysse Nardin watch from an…

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The world’s most expensive watch – Patek Philippe Grandmaster Chime 6300A-010 ‘Only Watch’

This year’s ‘Only Watch’ charity-auction has become a double record breaker. Not only that it…