In November 2019 Kering partnered with The Explorers. Ulysse Nardin reinforces this collaboration and becomes the official timekeeper of this ever-lasting around-the-globe scientific and exploratory expedition. Ben Thouard, one of Ulysse Nardin’s “friends of the brand”, is a key partner of the expedition.
In its latest annual report, Richemont singles out Panerai for its strong performance during the financial year to end March. Since then, Covid-19 has stopped luxury brands in their tracks. We look at the state of play with Panerai Chief Executive, Jean-Marc Pontroué.
150 years ago, Germany's watchmaking pioneers laid the foundations for a new industry in Glashütte. Veteran names are now joined by new ventures such as Nomos, while others such as Tutima are returning to the town that set them on the road to success.
Partners since 2016, Zenith and Cuban cigar manufacturer Cohiba are both experts in their field. This year sees the launch of two limited-edition Pilot Type 20 watches, bearing both their names.
Louis Moinet presents two limited series of watches featuring its exclusive mechanism with two tourbillons rotating in opposite directions. The dial of one, Dhofar, is cut from a fragment of lunar meteorite, while the dial of Acasta is a fragment of the early Earth's crust.
Owned by John Goldberger, this unique Rolex reference 6265 in white gold, nicknamed The Unicorn, will be sold by Phillips in association with Bacs & Russo, early May. Proceeds will go to the Children Action foundation.
Following on from the Monsieur Calibre 1 and the Première Camélia Skeleton Calibre 2, Chanel introduces its third in-house movement, also skeletonised. This Calibre 3 makes its debut in the Boy∙Friend collection, a best-seller since its launch in 2015.
150 years ago, Germany's watchmaking pioneers laid the foundations for a new industry in Glashütte. This delightful town is still home to some of the profession's most illustrious names, A. Lange & Söhne and Glashütte Original among them.