Skip to main content


Watches of Switzerland Reveals IPO Details Ahead of Float

The retailer announced its intention to join the London Stock Exchange earlier this month.

Dancing With the Stars at the Paris Opera Gala

Meg Ryan, Maggie Gyllenhaal and Golshifteh Farahani attended the Parisian institution's 350th anniversary…

Watches of Switzerland Sets Plan for IPO on the London Stock Exchange

The high-end watch and jewelry group had long been mulling a London IPO.

Breitling Opts Out of 2020 Baselworld, Rolex to Expand Fair Space

The watchmaker cited the later timing of next year's fair, but did not rule out returning the following year.

Baselworld’s Impact Felt in the Secondary Watch Market

The Swiss trade show's product reveals can cause a run on a discontinued style or end up in the pre-owned…

Right Time: Brian Duffy on the Potential of the U.S., the Enduring Mystique of Rolex

Watches of Switzerland's ceo Brian Duffy knows that no one really needs a new watch, and that's the fun of it.

Nike Ranked Most Valuable Apparel Brand

The activewear and footwear giant is valued at $32 billion.

What to Watch: Online Retailers Begin to Shift Luxury Watch Market

Market gains by new e-commerce players have luxury brands rethinking their sales strategies.

Watches of Switzerland Opens First U.S. Flagship in New York’s SoHo

The 8000-square-foot flagship is the lead-up to what will be two stores in New York, the second bowing at the…

Architect, Urban Planner Moshe Safdie Intrigued by Fashion

Reconciling luxury fashion's functional values versus its escalated prices is worth considering from his…

Paris Opera Ballet Kickstarts Season With Audience Participation

Keira Knightley, Marion Cotillard and Stacy Martin turned out for performance, featuring costumes designed by…

Rolex U.S. CEO Announces Retirement

Stewart Wicht will step down in December, and is set to receive the Jewelers of America's Lifetime…

Cashing in on Luxury: Pawnbrokers Develop New Market

Rings and diamonds; handbags and accessories, and high-end watches are among the top-three categories most…

Maison-de-Mode to Open Pop-up at Houston Galleria

Opening at the shopping center should yield data about new and potential consumers.

Rolex Returns to Host and Design Oscars 2018 Greenroom

The luxury Swiss watch brand aims to transport Oscar nominees and presenters to a chic chalet in the Alps.