Patek Philippe presents the new Ref. 5303 as its first minute repeater with the striking mechanism on the dial side, together with reinterpretations of the legendary Ref. 5370 Split-Seconds Chronograph and of the classic Ref. 5270 Perpetual Calendar Chronograph.
The Reverso Tribute Tourbillon Duoface is the first time a flying tourbillon has joined Jaeger-LeCoultre's Duoface concept, whose reversible case pivots to display different time zones on its two dials.
Opened at end August, the new 13,500 square-metre production facility is designed to optimise the entire manufacturing process. There is also a special circuit for visitors who can witness every stage in production.
Golf has plenty to appeal to watchmakers, from its affluent audience to the performance and precision inherent to the game, and the technical challenges this sport represents. The hard part is finding a spot on the greens, which are dominated by a quintet of brands.
True to form, H. Moser & Cie.'s Endeavour Perpetual Moon Concept takes a minimalistic view of the moon-phase complication - in fact, one of the most precise "perpetual" moon phases on the market, deviating by just one day after 1,027 years. The steel version has a Vantablack® dial, the gold version a midnight blue fumé dial.
The Australian actor, a TAG Heuer ambassador since 2015, stopped off at the brand's Manufacture in La Chaux-de-Fonds where he got to grips with the world of the infinitely small.
The Petite Heure Minute Smalta Clara is the first timepiece by Jaquet Droz to showcase plique-à-jour enamel. This complex technique, similar to stained glass, assembles different shapes in gold wire cells, with nothing supporting them underneath.