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Baselworld exhibitor Breguet is among Swatch group brands that won't attend the fair next year

Watches

Watch Industry Questions Trade Show Format as Baselworld Struggles

Trade show organizers scramble to shore up their events while brands reconsider the tradition in a digital age.

clock November 13, 2018Mimosa Spencer

Patek Philippe, 7300_1200R_010

Watches

Patek Philippe Creates Women’s Watch

This is the first women’s design in 20 years for the Geneva-based luxury brand.

clock November 13, 2018Luisa Zargani

Citizen watches inspired by Marvel Characters, reveled at New York Comic Con

Watches

Citizen CEO Jeffrey Cohen on Brand’s Partnership With The Walt Disney Co.

The chief executive officer explains that the partnership is more than just a product licensing agreement.

clock November 13, 2018Thomas Waller

Hublot ceo Ricardo Guadalupe and OSL ceo Wayne Trench launch the Hublot Big Bang Meca-10 P2P

Watches

Hublot Debuts Bitcoin Watch in Appeal to Young and Affluent

The Swiss watchmaker worked with the brokerage OSL, which predicted that Bitcoin-driven luxury purchases would grow.

clock November 6, 2018Tiffany Ap

Movado's CEO Efraim Grinberg (center), with MVMT's Jake Kassan (right) and Kramer LaPlante (left)

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Movado Plans to Tap Millennials’ Emotions, Wallets With Mvmt Expansion

Movado’s ceo Efraim Grinberg sat down with Mvmt’s founders to review its successes and future growth.

clock October 24, 2018Misty White Sidell

A look from the Phillips, Mr Porter and The Rake collaboration

Watches

Phillips Teams With Mr Porter and The Rake, Adding Style to Watch Auction

The trio is pairing 120 vintage timepieces with fashion styles in the run up to the Dec. 5 auction in New York.

clock October 17, 2018Mimosa Spencer

A look from Corum.

Watches

Corum Exits Baselworld as Trade Show Exodus Continues

The La Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland-based watchmaker plans more intimate events around the world.

clock October 9, 2018Mimosa Spencer

Ricardo Guadalupe of Hublot

Watches

Hublot to Top off ‘Exceptional’ Year With ‘Bitcoin’ Watch

Sales growth this year has hit the double-digit range, percentage-wise, according to Hublot ceo Ricardo Guadalupe.

clock October 8, 2018Mimosa Spencer

An Audemars Piguet watch on the TrueFacet site.

Watches

Audemars Piguet, Richard Mille Quit SIHH Watch Fair

The departures follow the exit of Swatch Group’s labels from Baselworld, throwing the relevance of trade shows into question.

clock September 27, 2018Mimosa Spencer

Jean-Claude Biver

Watches

Jean-Claude Biver Steps Down From Operational Duties at LVMH Watch Brands

The watch industry veteran will stay on as non-executive president, with a focus on passing on his expertise.

clock September 20, 2018Mimosa Spencer

MVMT Watches

Watches

Movado Moves to Buy Millennial Watch Brand MVMT

Last year MVMT, which was founded in 2013, clocked $71 million in sales.

clock August 15, 2018Misty White Sidell

Swatch Group is the latest major watch company to pull out of the Baselworld exhibition, following the decision last year by Movado Group.

Watches

Swatch’s Exit Sparks Questions Over Baselworld’s Future

The watch group was the fair’s largest exhibitor, and its departure comes as brands increasingly are focused on selling direct to consumers.

clock July 31, 2018Mimosa Spencer

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

Watches

Swatch Group Leaves Baselworld

The group had shown brands Longines, Tissot, Breguet and Omega at the annual Swiss watchmaker event.

clock July 30, 2018Mimosa Spencer

The Hublot Digital Boutique.

Watches

Hublot Introduces Digital Boutique Program

The concept is intended to translate the in-store experience to a mobile consumer.

clock June 6, 2018Misty White Sidell

TAG Heuer has partnered with China's Lunar Exploration Program

Watches

Allure of Chinese Market Reshapes Watchmaking Industry

Chinese watch buyers are keeping a closer eye on value for money and increasingly turning to digital avenues for their purchases.

clock May 30, 2018Mimosa Spencer

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