Behind The Scenes Of The Swatch Group ‘Time To Move’ Event Unveiling Newest Luxury Brand Watches

Blancpain's newest Air Command Flyback.

Last week in Switzerland, the Swatch Group hosted its first-ever “Time to Move” event that heralded the brand’s departure from Baselworld (time to move) and its dedication to its own worldwide summit for the press.  The event brought together the finest watch editors, journalists and bloggers from around the world for three days of total…

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Swatch Group Leaves Baselworld Fair Says Nick Hayek — Breaking Watch Industry News

Swatch Group pulls out of Baselworld 2019. This year's Baselworld already witnessed a decline in exhibitors by the hundreds.

In big news, the Swatch Group has announced that it will not be returning to exhibit at Baselworld 2019. Nick Hayek, CEO of the Swatch Group, said that all of the Swatch Group brand will leave the fair, indicating that the Fair seemed to be more about making money than being cutting edge and progressive.…

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Fortuna Sells $2.2 Million at Summer Auctions, Including Quarter-Million-Dollar Rolex ‘Paul Newman’ Watch

The relatively new auction house of Fortuna held its two-day Summer Auctions this past weekend, which included its first-ever Important Watches auction. In total, the New York auction sales revenue was just about $2.2 million, with about a quarter of that stemming from the watch auction. The highest ticket lot: a rare Rolex “Paul Newman”…

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Meet The Breguet Classique Tourbillon Extra-Plat Automatique 5367 Grand Feu

Breguet Classique Tourbillon Extra-Plat Automatique 5367 Grand Feu at Baselworld 2018

With a lot of big announcements and great new product being unveiled here at Baselworld, it is nice to see that some brands still offer classic elegance. Such is the case with Breguet, which introduces its Classique Tourbillion Extra-Plat Automatique 5367 watch now with a Grand Feu enamel dial. With a simply elegant interpretation of…

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Oscars 2018: Gary Oldman Wins Best Actor ‘In A Leading Role’ for Darkest Hour, Wore Recreated Breguet Pocket Watch Originally Made For Winston Churchill

Last night at the Acadmy Awards, actor Gary Oldman won  “Best Actor in a Leading Role” for his  peformance in Darkest Hour. He also has won a Golden Globe award for the portrayal of Winston Churchill.  The  Darkest Hour  focuses on four  weeks during World War II and the decisions being made by British Prime Minister, Winston Churchill, played…

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Watch Collectors Unite: WatchTime New York 2017 Is Around The Corner

A glimpse inside WatchTime New York.

The industry event of the year is just around the corner. WatchTime New York brings together some of the most illustrious brands in the watch industry and opens them up to the public. Held at Gotham Hall in New York City, this two-day event welcomes 30 brands to center stage. Festivities kick off on October…

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