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Battling the Swiss Watch Industry Market at Baselworld

Juggling currency swings and adjusting prices is key to surviving in a difficult market.

Zenith Reaches for New Heights

President and ceo Jean-Frédéric Dufour has put the focus back on the heritage of the house.

Basel Preview: Plotting the Growth and Challenges of 2011

As the watch fair begins, one thing is clear: Uncertainty is the "new normal."

Brands Move to Control Distribution

A trend toward company-owned stores gains momentum.

Chanel Goes Chromatic With J12

New watch uses a titanium compound that gives it the light-reflecting qualities of steel but without the wear…

Scene: What To Seeand Do In Basel

After a day at the Baselworld fair, there’s plenty to do in and around town.

Chopard at 150: Building on Its Legacy

The watch and jewelry company has built a strong celebrity following.

A Retail Plan of Their Own

Watch brands turn to signature stores for growth.

Watchmakers Set for Critical Show

Brands say Baselworld show comes at key juncture in economic recovery.

Jewelry Brands Keep Prices In Line With Demand

Retailers at Baselworld plan to focus on innovative midrange jewelry.

Baselword Tick Talk: Fossil’s Silver Celebration

Fossil Inc. is looking into the past to embrace its future.

Swiss Watch Exports on the Decline

GENEVA — Swiss watch exports are expected to contract in 2009 as the global economic slump deepens.