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The Swatch store in Times Square.

Financial

Swatch Group Posts Loss but Expects Improvement

Swatch Group, which owns Omega and Longines, posted an annual loss but expects business to improve this year.

clock January 28, 2021Mimosa Spencer

A view of a Swatch store in New York

Financial

Swatch Group Sales, Profits Hit by Hong Kong Protests

Net profits fell 13.7 percent in 2019, but the company expects healthy growth in 2020 in all markets, except Hong Kong.

clock January 30, 2020Joelle Diderich

The Hodinkee and Omega pop up

Watches

Former Supreme Space Taken Over by Hodinkee, Omega Pop-up

Hodinkee and Omega are the first new tenants of 274 Lafayette Street in 25 years.

clock November 14, 2019Obi Anyanwu

Geoff Sprung and Matthew Ramsey of Old Dominion compare watches.

People

From Rolex to Bugs Bunny, Old Dominion’s Watch Collection Runs the Gamut

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clock October 16, 2019Jean E. Palmieri

Marcolin Group ceo Massimo Renon

Eyewear

Marcolin to Develop Omega and Longines Eyewear Collections

Both the collections, including sunglasses and optical frames, will hit stores in November.

clock October 8, 2019Alessandra Turra

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Technology

Old Watches, New Tech Investments

Watchbox is a pre-owned watch retailer surging into the market with sights on global expansion, citing 30 to 40 percent growth each year.

clock August 30, 2019Kaley Roshitsh

Vintage Omega Seamaster 300 from 1957

Watches

Watchmakers Look to Vintage, Secondhand Pieces to Get Closer to Clients

On the hunt for new ways to engage with clients, watchmakers are increasingly eyeing vintage and pre-owned timepieces.

clock March 22, 2018Mimosa Spencer

Nick Hayek

Financial

Swatch Group Chief Paints Rosy Outlook

The watchmaker is tackling the challenge from the Apple Watch with a new Tissot connected watch.

clock March 14, 2018Mimosa Spencer

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Financial

Swatch Group Returns to Profit, Boosted by Strong China Sales

The Swiss watchmaker said it expects further very positive growth in local currencies in 2018.

clock January 30, 2018Joelle Diderich

Kaia Gerber for Omega

Watches

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

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

clock December 7, 2017Misty White Sidell

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

Watches

Omega Opens First E-commerce Platform

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

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Raynald Aeschlimann

Designer and Luxury

CEO Talks: Omega’s Raynald Aeschlimann Gears Up

The Swiss watchmaker is targeting Millennials via Kaia Gerber and family, and tiptoeing toward online selling.

clock November 13, 2017Haig Simonian

Business Features

Swatch First-Half Sales Raise Specter of Sector Improvement

The world’s biggest watchmaker provided a measured dose of optimism for an industry looking for hope.

clock July 23, 2017Mimosa Spencer

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.

clock April 12, 2017Haig Simonian

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.

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