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Simon Baker on Surfing, Riding Horses and Incarnating Elegance

The Australian actor was in Chantilly for the Longines-sponsored Prix de Diane horse race.

Swatch Group Warns LVMH, Richemont Over Watch Parts

Nick Hayek, Swatch's ceo, said the group would no longer supply LVMH and Richemont brands with parts after…

Tissot Aims for Growth in the U.S.

The watch company's global president wants to see the U.S. among its top markets.

Luxury Watch Brands Head to Miami

Watches & Wonders Miami, being held this weekend, is evolving into an international platform for the…

Swatch Group Reports 6.1% Sales Rise for 2018, Flags Tough December

Projecting "healthy growth" for 2019, the group said January has started with "solid growth."

What to Watch: Timepiece Industry Set for Further Transformation

The upcoming year will be a transition for trade fairs SIHH and Baselworld, who plan to hold their events…

Swatch Group Labels to Meet With Retailers in Zurich in March

The Swiss watchmaker has timed the meetings to coincide with Baselworld, after pulling out of the watch fair…

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…

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…

Swatch Group Leaves Baselworld

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

Swatch Group Sales Rise 12.6% in First Half

The Swiss watch company clocked double-digit sales growth in North America.

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…

Patti + Ricky Focuses on Inclusive Design With New York Pop-up and Collaborations

Patti + Ricky will open its first pop-up store in New York this fall and aims to partner with designers and…

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…

Watchmakers to Confront Uncertainty at Baselworld

The industry tries to sharpen its focus amid turmoil caused by the Apple Watch.