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 partnership signed between Porsche Motorsport and Chopard in 2014 hit a new high when Timo Bernhard set an all-time lap record on the legendary Nürburgring circuit at the wheel of his Porsche 919 Hybrid Evo. The German driver wore a Chopard Superfast Power Control Porsche 919 HF Edition.
At Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie in January, Jaeger-LeCoultre introduced the Polaris collection, channelling a 1960s watch. This new range is now joined by the Polaris Geographic WT with a worldtime function.
Panerai has put together an iconic dial and case, plus a manual-wind movement, and wrapped them in a supple leather cuff strap to show the Luminor in a completely different light.
The online marketplace for luxury pre-owned watches has opened a branch in Switzerland. We caught up with Executive Vice President Patrick Hoffmann, formerly CEO of Ulysse Nardin, in his Neuchâtel office to talk about the platform, which does a lot more than just sell watches online.
In the list of the most reputable multinationals in 2018, Rolex takes top ranking for the third consecutive year, beating Lego and Google to the number-one spot. Meanwhile, a similar survey of the main publicly listed Swiss corporations puts Swatch Group and Richemont second and third, behind bathroom manufacturer Geberit.
A century ago, Ulysse Nardin began to supply deck chronometers to the U.S. Navy. This "Stars and Stripes" special edition of its Executive Tourbillon pays tribute to these longstanding ties.