Omega presents the watch that equips secret agent 007 in No Time To Die, the 25th instalment of the saga which is scheduled for release in April this year. In it, Bond, James Bond, aka Daniel Craig, wears the new Omega Seamaster Diver 300M 007 Edition.
The new Villeret Ultraplate in platinum with blue dial focuses on the essential. Blancpain is offering this boutique exclusive as an 88-piece limited edition.
Hong Kong is the bridgehead from which brands distribute their products in Asia, as this autonomous region's top export ranking clearly shows. Logistics and financial considerations are the two main reasons behind this success.
The new market of aftermarket parts, used in the famous "authentic-fake watches", has the wind in its sails and is likely to fool even the most knowledgeable collectors. Unfortunately, the pleasure of unearthing a rare timepiece has become rarer than the watch itself…
More than the product itself, it is the way it is presented that now varies from one market to another. Pamela Danziger, founder of Unity Marketing, gives her analysis of the situation.
A specialist in astronomical complications, the German brand Martin Braun joined the Franck Muller group last year, to the benefit of all concerned.
The debate could seem endless. Fed by tradition and history, the watchmaking industry cannot avoid the debate. What are its values? Have they changed? Do they have any future? Christophe Golay, "custom-made" specialist who is not looking for glory or power gives us his answers.
For a company launched barely five years ago, the slogan "Watchmakers + Since Always" could be considered yet another impertinence in a branch that sees more than its share. As with any promotional claim, there is undoubtedly an element of exaggeration, of wishful thinking even, but also a sound reality. A passion for timepieces, kept alive by a small group of collectors over successive generations, has laid the foundations for a new name in the world of prestige watches, the Lausanne-based Instruments & Mesures du Temps (I&MT).