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© The Explorers
A scientific odyssey for Ulysse Nardin

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.

Wednesday, 08 July 2020
The FHH Journal editors
1 min read
Jimmy Chin, Panerai ambassador
"Panerai is a brand for pioneers"

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.

Wednesday, 08 July 2020
9 min read
Fine Watchmaking has become second nature for Cartier

How Richemont powerhouse Cartier is in the process of balancing sales between watches and its other businesses of jewellery, leathergoods and accessories.

Wednesday, 04 January 2012
4 min read
Coming soon: the biggest luxury store in the world

The official announcement back in early December sent the world of high-end watches in Paris into a spin. The competition was about to get tough in the City of Light. The Richemont Group, which owns Cartier, had acquired 2,250 sq m (24,000 sq ft) premises on Boulevard des Capucines, next to the Garnier Opera and minutes from the world-renowned Place Vendôme.

Wednesday, 04 January 2012
1 min read
Point of View
Understanding the poetic world of Van Cleef & Arpels

After the recent sale, by Christie's, of several Van Cleef & Arpels jewels belonging to Elizabeth Taylor, Stanislas de Quercize, CEO, describes the poetry that surrounds the Parisian firm, established Place Vendôme since 1906.

Tuesday, 03 January 2012
4 min read
Point of View
Good resolutions

Oscar Wilde wrote that "good resolutions are simply cheques that men draw on a bank where they have no account."

Friday, 23 December 2011
2 min read
Point of View
Peter Speake-Marin lays the foundations for growth

Like a good many independent master watchmakers, Peter Speake-Marin didn't emerge entirely unscathed from the crisis that hit the watch sector in 2008-2009. An opportunity to rethink his business model for the future, not least with a new "classic" collection. Interview.

Tuesday, 20 December 2011
3 min read
Legacy Machine N° 1 in red gold © MB&F
New Models
Retro-futurism with MB&F

MB&F once again turns watchmaking on its head, this time with a retro-futuristic design. The just-released Legacy Machine LM1 has lost no time in becoming a "must have" for aficionados. Orders are already equivalent to three and a half years' production.

Monday, 19 December 2011
3 min read
Trend Forecaster

The evolution of sport watches

Tuesday, 19 November 2019
Written By Cait Bazemore
6 min read
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