Inspired by the Frecce Tricolori watch that Breitling created for the hotshots of the Italian Air Force’s aerobatic fleet in 1983, the Super Chronomat is a supercharged, all-purpose sports watch.
After meteoric growth between 2015 and 2019, Gucci is looking for new ways to boost performance. The roadmap for 2021, the brand’s 100th anniversary year, includes a foray into Haute Horlogerie. The first watches are already on display, Place Vendôme in Paris.
The models presented this year by Bovet Fleurier demonstrate its mastery of complications and superlative movement finishing. Such craftsmanship is displayed in the Amadeo, Récital and Bovet by Pininfarina collections.
The emerging economies have yet to make their weight felt in global watch sales.
"The end justifies the means." Numerous are those who remember only this proposal by Niccolò Machiavelli, statesman, advisor to the great and influential, and the founder of a "modern" approach to political science. Five hundred years ago, Machiavelli wrote a treatise that is still very much relevant today: The Prince or how to conquer and retain power.
PPR heads the sustainability rating drawn up by Bank Sarasin, which says Switzerland's Richemont and Swatch Group need to improve.
A journey in the air, on the ground, and beneath the oceans with Omega, Piaget and Jaeger-LeCoultre.