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Swiss Watch Exports Rise 12.9% in February

The growth figures come as watchmakers prepare to meet at the annual Baselworld bonanza this week.

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Movado will mark its 135th anniversary at Baselworld, and ceo Efraim Grinberg discussed the storied brand’s history and what’s ahead.


Movado Opts Out of Baselworld, Sets Its Own Summit in Davos

Ceo Efraim Grinberg looks to move beyond the trade show mold, reinvesting funds Movado would have spent on Baselworld into new initiatives.

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Shinola Silver Lake


Shinola Sees Executive Shake-up

President and cofounder Jacques Panis has stepped down, to be replaced by the firm’s VP for watch development.

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Luxury Watches to Be on Display in Miami

Watches & Wonders Miami is being held over Presidents’ Day weekend to lure collectors — and buyers.

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Bucherer Group Acquires Tourneau

The acquisition allows Bucherer to expand its footprint in the U.S. market.

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Luxury Watchmakers Gear Up for Online Square-Off

The industry showed off its new focus on the digital sphere at the high-end SIHH trade show in Geneva.

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For WatchBox, Time Is Right for Resellers

WatchBox aims to seize on renewed interest around watch reselling.

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Luxury Watchmakers Head to Geneva Fair With New Hopes

Emerging from a period of retrenchment, SIHH exhibitors are battling for the discerning, post-crisis consumer.

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Swatch, Hodinkee Collaborate on Watch

Swatch’s latest release marks its first collaboration with a watch publication.

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Omega Focuses on Women’s Market With New Designs, Kaia Gerber

The watchmaker joins a timepiece industry movement in focusing on women’s designs.

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Omega’s Seamaster Planet Ocean coaxial master chronometer, 45.5-mm. sedna gold on black leather strap with rubber lining.


Omega Opens First E-commerce Platform

The web site is only accessible to U.S.-based consumers.

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Olivier Reza.


Olivier Reza Named CEO of Watch Rental Service Eleven James

The investment banker-turned-jeweler is overseeing the relaunch of the company’s web site as it expands its consignment offer.

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Baselworld expects to halve exhibitor numbers in 2018.


Baselworld Trade Show to Halve Exhibitor Numbers in 2018

Hit by waning demand and the rise of smartwatches, the industry’s leading showcase is set to welcome 600 to 700 exhibitors in 2018.

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G-Shock founder Kikuo Ibe announces the firm's new sapphire crystal watch.


G-Shock Marks 35th Anniversary With Music, Cultural Collaborators

The watch company unveiled its newest designs in New York, accompanied by members of A$AP Mob and a host of men’s wear designers.

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Hodinkee Doubles Down on E-commerce, Experiences

The site for watch enthusiasts, which just launched a magazine, has hired a former Cadillac executive to expand its business.

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