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El Primero C.01 © Zenith
New Models
A tech-inspired Zenith Chronomaster El Primero C.01 limited edition

In association with Collective, a Silicon Valley collectors' club, Zenith has designed this limited-edition Chronomaster El Primero C.01 with the accent on simplicity and functionality.

Wednesday, 23 October 2019
The FHH Journal editors
1 min read
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Tetra Plum © Nomos
New Models
Autumn shades for the Nomos Tetra

The latest rendition of the Tetra, a manual-winding model and a staple of the Nomos Glashütte catalogue for the past 25 years, now comes with a rich plum-coloured dial.

Tuesday, 22 October 2019
The FHH Journal editors
1 min read
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Ecole de réglage in La Chaux-de-Fonds
Economy
Watch operator training, balance-spring option: a highly valued occupation

Forgotten in the 1980s, revived in 1991, the Ecole de Réglage this year celebrates its twentieth anniversary.

Tuesday, 13 December 2011
Janine Vuilleumier
3 min read
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Breguet's production facilities in L'Orient, La Vallée de Joux © Breguet
News
Breguet's infrastructure grows with its ambitions

Extended once in 2001/2002, Breguet's production facilities in L'Orient, at the heart of Swiss watchmaking in La Vallée de Joux, are embarking on their next transformation: two years of work to further extend the site on a par with its ambitions.

Monday, 12 December 2011
5 min read
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The Swatch Art Peace Hotel was inaugurated in Shanghai at the beginning of November © Swatch Group
Economy
Swatch Group draws international artists to Shanghai

As part of its strategy to double its sales in China, Swatch Group has come up with a novel concept: a hotel that combines luxury, prestige, commerce and art. The Swatch Art Peace Hotel that was inaugurated in Shanghai at the beginning of November is the group’s flagship showroom in China with four luxury boutiques for the brands Swatch, Omega, Breguet and Blancpain.

Thursday, 08 December 2011
3 min read
Girard-Perregaux Cat's Eye Annual and Zodiac Calendars © Girard-Perregaux
New Models
More than a pretty face

Women want it all: mechanisms and diamonds, innovative on the inside, sophisticated on the outside. Recent years have seen a number of brands build up their women's collections, and bring watchmaking into a new era where complications are no longer for men only.

Wednesday, 07 December 2011
3 min read
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Philippe Léopold-Metzger, CEO of Piaget © Piaget
Economy
Piaget will never be anything other than exclusive

Philippe Léopold-Metzger, CEO of Piaget, explains why China remains Asia's strongest market for watches and sets out his strategy for the next ten years: exclusivity, a stronger Jewellery business, and control of distribution. There can be no getting away from China, which is now the number-three destination for Swiss watch exports. But what about Asia overall? Philippe Léopold-Metzger, CEO of Piaget, gives his view.

Friday, 02 December 2011
4 min read
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The National Council will probably rule on the Swissness project during the spring 2012. Thereafter, the project will go before the Council of States
Economy
Swiss made label Strengthening: fillip from the Swiss Parliament

The process aimed at strengthening the Swiss made label for watches has entered a new phase with the decision by the Legal Affairs Commission of the National Council to approve the Swissness project.

Thursday, 01 December 2011
Jean-Daniel Pasche
4 min read
Shepard Fairey, Hublot's Ambassador, and his Big Bang Meca-10 Shepard Fairey Limited Edition
Trend Forecaster

Art and watchmaking, a strategic alliance

Monday, 30 September 2019
Written By Christophe Roulet
6 min read
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