Unveiled at SIHH, Elégante by F.P. Journe uses a motion detector to put this electro-mechanical watch in standby mode, thereby ensuring a minimum autonomy of 8 years.
This second piece from Ferdinand Berthoud follows on from the Chronomètre FB1 in its different versions. This new watch immediately stands out for the regulator-style display that shows hours, minutes and seconds on three separate counters.
The Chief Executive of Breguet, Blancpain and Jaquet Droz believes Swiss watchmaking has been following a six-year cycle since the turn of the century. While figures may be pointing in the wrong direction, he prefers to take a positive view as markets still welcome innovative, finely crafted timepieces.
The Italian firm brings a wealth of expertise to the Lucea Giardino Paradiso, for a taste of paradise…
Manufacture Contemporaine du Temps has looked to South American cities for inspiration. Avant-garde, monumental, ultra-contemporary… Sequential Two S210 is a towering example of horological technique.
In March, Swiss watch exports fell by 16% compared with the same month last year. The decline is even more pronounced in Hong Kong, giving Swiss watchmakers cause for concern as shipments to their main market lost almost 40%, having already dropped 23% in 2015.
A watch that adapts to you, and not the other way round? Introducing EMC "Time Hunter", which enables its owner to monitor its functioning and control its precision when worn.