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A pedestrian walks past an advertisement for Rolex watches China.

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March Swiss Watch Exports Grow for First Time in More Than 18 Months

The Federation of the Swiss Watch Industry revealed a 7.5 percent increase in international sales after 20 consecutive months of declines.

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The Zenith Range Rover Velar watch

Watches

Zenith, Range Rover Unveil Second Cobranded Watch

The timepiece was designed to celebrate the launch of the new Velar luxury midsize SUV.

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The Michael Kors Sofie watch, the Chanel Premiere Camelia Skeleton watch, and the Dior Grand Sir Botanic watch.

Watches

Watch Brands’ Latest Look: Classic Styles

As the sector continues to struggle, brands at Baselworld focused on mechanical watches and vintage-looking styles.

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The "Bao Dai" Rolex Reference 6062 was owned by the last emperor of Vietnam.

Watches

Late Emperor’s Watch Set to Smash Auction World Record – Again

The “Bao Dai” Rolex is to be auctioned by Phillips in Geneva come May.

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Tudor Heritage Black Bay Bronze

Watches

Tudor and Breitling Alliance Sparks Speculation

The Swiss watchmakers have agreed to exchange movements, in what points to closer links between the two fiercely independent brands.

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Clockwise from lower left: Mondaine, Movado, Glashutte, Omega, Bulgari and Breitling.

Watches

Watch Trend: Dark Dial Watches

Nighttime watches for men and women are making a comeback across all price points and many of them have dark faces — perfect for the midnight hour.

clock March 23, 2017Alex Badia

Frederique Constant Manufacture Perpetual Calendar

Watches

Industry Sees Wave of Takeovers

The sector’s tough times have resulted in the sale of a string of brands, with many of the buyers from the Far East.

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Smartwatch Backlash: Ladies’ Watches Skew Glitzy, Feminine

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Smartwatch Backlash: Ladies’ Watches Skew Glitzy, Feminine

As smartwatches settle into the market, jewelry timepieces are finding new fanfare as dressier, persona-driven alternatives.

clock March 23, 2017Misty White Sidell

A look from Corum.

Watches

Corum Returns to Growth Path With Chinese Backing

Acquired by Citychamp Watch & Jewellery Group four years ago, the venerable Swiss watch brand has returned to profit with growing sales.

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Basel, Switzerland is set to host the Baselworld Watch & Jewellery show.

Watches

No Time for Doubt: Optimism Reigns as Baselworld Begins

Watchmakers and jewelers continue to face significant challenges, but most brands remain upbeat about 2017.

clock March 23, 2017Haig Simonian

Watches

Baselworld Facts and Figures

A few details about the world’s largest watch fair — and things to do when you’re not at the exhibition.

clock March 23, 2017Haig Simonian

The new Bulgari Serpenti watch with interchangeable leather strap.

Watches

Bulgari Launches Serpenti Watch Aimed at Millennials

Customers will be able to “compose” their personal Serpenti using a dedicated app installed on a tablet, with a total of 312 options on tap.

clock March 22, 2017Joelle Diderich

A pedestrian walks past an advertisement for Rolex watches China.

Watches

Swiss Watch Exports Fall in February

Every category contributed to the monthly decline that was in line with the downturn registered for all of 2016.

clock March 21, 2017Jennifer Weil

#TFWGucci meme by Alec Soth

Watches

Gucci Launches #TFWGucci Project

Gucci encouraged international meme creators to generate memes featuring the brand’s timepieces.

clock March 17, 2017Alessandra Turra

Kendall Jenner fronts the new Daniel Wellington campaign.

Watches

Kendall Jenner Named Face of Daniel Wellington Watch Brand

The brand is aiming for 200 to 300 stores worldwide by the end of 2018.

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