This year, the Maison celebrates the birth of its watchmaking founder, exactly 300 years ago on July 28, 1721. For this occasion, the Grande Seconde Moon has been reimagined in two exclusive anniversary editions.
The Tourbillon with Three Flying Bridges – Aston Martin Edition is the first timepiece borne of the recently announced partnership between Girard-Perregaux and the British motorist.
The Tambour Slim watch collection has been enriched with the addition of a new feminine timepiece: the Tambour Slim Metallic Flower. The two-hand model features a spectacular dial that elegantly reinterprets the emblematic Monogram Flower.
A new version of the "flight captain's chronograph" courtesy of the B04 in 18k pink gold. A dual time indication and blue ceramic bezel complete the line-up of this flight instrument, by Breitling.
The brand has chosen a distinctive chess theme for its first own-name store.
Watch industry exports continued to profit from the recovery of some key markets and benefited from a very favourable base effect in October. Their value rose sharply (+9.3% against October 2016) to reach more than 1.8 billion francs. Over ten months, the branch confirmed its improvement with growth of 2.4%.
The growing might of e-commerce and social media is blurring geographical and functional boundaries. Who will be watch seller of the year in a decade's time: a media, an internet platform, a brand, a retailer? Some thoughts on the subject from Dubai Watch Week.