TAG Heuer brings the Monaco's 50th anniversary celebration to a close with the one-of-a-kind Monaco Pièce d’Art. This restored and decorated 1969 Monaco will be auctioned to raise money for United Way of New York City.
CEO of Baume & Mercier then secretary-general of the Association Interprofessionnelle de la Haute Horlogerie, the late Eugen Maier dedicated his life to watchmaking, and his belief in ethics and excellence as its founding principles.
The deed is done, and how. As predicted, in 2012 Swiss watchmaking surpassed previous performances with exports rising by almost 11% to reach CHF 21.4 billion. One for the record books, for a year at least. Historians will tell us how 2012 fares in the wider scheme of things. In the meantime, however, there are lessons to be learned from this latest financial year. An eight-point analysis (eight being a lucky number on China…).
The Swatch Group brand presents the new Seamaster Aqua Terra 15'000 Gauss whose movement has been completely revised in terms of materials, design and industrial production to make it insensitive to magnetic fields. It should equip every Co-Axial watch by 2016.
Three recent studies show that Chinese consumers are buying more luxury goods when they travel. A fast-growing phenomenon that Swiss watchmakers can only welcome.