Formula 1 World Champion in 2007, Kimi Räikkönen - who drives for Switzerland's Alfa Romeo Racing Team – gets to wear his very own tourbillon split-seconds chronograph.
Omega marks 50 years since the release of "On Her Majesty's Secret Service" with a Seamaster Diver 300M, replete with references to Bond, James Bond.
Asked why certain prestigious brands don't support the work of the Fondation de la Haute Horlogerie, which he presides, Franco Cologni throws them a line when he answers with this Italian proverb, adding that watchmaking's values are worth fighting for. What is Fine Watchmaking? Why is the Fondation de la Haute Horlogerie (FHH) no longer in charge of the Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie in Geneva? Is the FHH infeuded to the Richemont Group, the reason why several brands may refuse to join? The Foundation's president, Franco Cologni, puts the record straight.
Taken in hand by the Wunderman family in 2000, the small La Chaux-de-Fonds brand stands out for its "one step at a time" commercial strategy. A case of patience rewarded...
With a growth rate of 200% every six months, BNB Concept, specialist in the design of complicated movements for leading watchmakers, has got off to a dazzling start. In just three years, the enterprise has moved on from its start-up origins to that of an SME with 130 employees. And it's only the start…
The renowned Parisian jeweller is celebrating its 150th anniversary. Far from resting on its laurels, this year Boucheron is unveiling an exclusive Fine Jewellery collection, presenting seven unique mobile phones and launching a new men's watch in collaboration with Manufacture Girard-Perregaux. From bold projects to exceptional creations, the brand remains true to the values that inspired Frédéric Boucheron, while keeping an eye firmly on the future.
Over the course of a century, Tourneau has imposed itself as undisputed leader in the distribution of Swiss-made timepieces. The company recently changed owners, and now seeks to step up its growth.