Category: News

07 Apr

Swiss Watch Industry Forecasts Growth in 2014

Swiss watchmakers will benefit from trade agreements between Switzerland and China.Throughout 2013, Switzerland’s watch industry grew at its slowest pace in four years. Jean-Daniel Pasche, the head of the Federation of the Swiss Watch industry, stated that the reason behind this low rate of expansion was due to a decrease…
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26 Mar

Patek Philippe Annual Calendar Chronograph 5960/1A – BaselWorld 2014

PATEK PHILIPPE Annual Calendar Chronograph Ref. 5960/1A-001 Premiered in 2006, the Annual Calendar Chronograph in platinum was the first automatic chronograph from Patek Philippe. Its monocounter and calendar display in three large apertures set a new style. Now the Manufacture confounds expectations with the launch of the Reference 5960/1A, one…
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26 Mar

Luxury Watches at the 2014 Oscars

When it comes to the Oscars winning an award isn't the only thing that spectators lookout for. Virtually everybody has their eye on the celebrities’ choice of attire and jewellery. Such a formal event provides the perfect reason for showing off a luxury watch and virtually everybody who strolls down…
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05 Mar

Babe Ruth’s Watch Sells For 717,000 Dollars

[caption id="attachment_1867" align="alignnone" width="400"]Legendary New York Yankees player Babe Ruth. A watch that he was once presented with was bought by a collector at auction for over 700,000 dollars.[/caption] A pocket watch that was previously owned by baseball star Babe Ruth recently sold for an impressive $717,000 dollars at an…
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03 Mar

Glashutte NOMOS Ahoi Model Wins iF Product Design Award

[caption id="attachment_1866" align="alignnone" width="400"] The Glashutte NOMOS Ahoi recently won an iF product design award.[/caption] On February 28, NOMOS Glashutte was presented with an iF product design award for one of its designs. Glashutte’s sporty Ahoi timepiece impressed a panel of design experts and came away with the prize. The Ahoi…
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12 Feb

Seiko Expands Further Into Global Marketing

[caption id="attachment_1807" align="alignnone" width="400"] Seiko hopes that this watch will aid with the company's expansion into the higher segment of the United Arab Emirates’ watch market.[/caption] Seiko has announced that it will be attempting to expand into the high end of the United Arab Emirates watch market by introducing its…
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10 Feb

Rory McIlroy Makes Top 30 Under 30 With Help From Omega

[caption id="attachment_1801" align="alignnone" width="248"] Rory McIlroy is a brand ambassador for Omega, a factor that has contributed to his appearance in Forbes' 30 Under 30 list.[/caption] Former World Number One golfer Rory McIlroy has made Forbes magazine’s 30 Under 30 list, which is a compilation of the most promising under-thirty-year-olds…
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