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Swatch to Appeal Dutch Ruling on Tiffany Arbitration Case

Swatch is to appeal a decision by a Dutch court to set aside an arbitration ruling in 2013 against U.S. jeweller Tiffany.

Larcum Kendall

Mounir Moufarrige to Launch New Watch Brand

Moufarrige, a luxury executive famous for reviving Montblanc and hiring Stella McCartney at Chloé, is reviving the British watch brand L. Kendall

China’s Huawei Enters Smartwatch Frenzy with Round-Face Models

Chinese telecom equipment maker Huawei on Sunday launched its first smartwatch.

The Alpina smartwatch running on the MotionX technology platform.

Swiss Watchmakers Launch Smartwatches

Three brands are set to enter the wearables fray in June.

Stéphane Linder to Oversee Gucci Watches, Jewelry

Stéphane Linder has been appointed president and ceo of Gucci Timepieces and Jewelry, effective March 11.

Ulysse Nardin Shortens Working Hours

The Swiss watch brand had to put its staff on partial unemployment due to falling demand from Russia.

An Apple Watch.

Apple Watch: Gauging Its Impact at Retail

The long-awaited, and much-dissected, Apple Watch is due to appear in April.

Swiss Watch Exports Up 3.7% in January

Exports to Hong Kong and China rebounded after a difficult fourth quarter.

Bar Rafaeli Hublot’s First Female Ambassador

Rafaeli’s fellow ambassador Dwyane Wade, presently in town for NBA All-Star weekend, was also on hand to assist in the grand 8-minute-long grand spectacle.