Le « prestige » selon Swatch

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Focus // Le « prestige » selon Swatch // Tuesday, 7 May 2013

Breguet, Blancpain, Jaquet Droz, three cards in a winning hand

Jaquet Droz celebrates its 275th anniversary; Blancpain marks 60 years for the Fifty Fathoms; Breguet trains the spotlight on the tourbillon. The three names in Swatch Group under the stewardship of Marc Alexander Hayek are off to a roaring start in 2013. Interview. History and heritage are at the centre of 2013 for the three brands under Marc Alexander Hayek's leadership, namely Breguet,...

Christophe Roulet

Le « prestige » selon Swatch // Monday, 6 May 2013

Blancpain, from the ocean's deep to land-borne complications

Two exceptional watches join Blancpain's Le Brassus collection this year: a Carrousel Répétition Minutes Chronographe Flyback and a Tourbillon Carrousel. These unprecedented combinations of complications swell the ranks of Blancpain's outstanding creations. Its observation that "watch brands capable of presenting such highly complex models are few and far between, and those that develop...

Christophe Roulet

Le « prestige » selon Swatch // Friday, 3 May 2013

Breguet, patently inventive

Breguet's reminder that "over the past ten years, the brand has registered more than a hundred patents, most of which concern improvements to timekeeping precision and striking mechanisms" was a chance to spotlight one in particular. Filed on November 7th 2010, its subject is the magnetic pivot, one of the major innovations in the 574DR calibre that equips the Breguet Classique...

Christophe Roulet