Girard-Perregaux unveils the 1966 East to West, in celebration of the 160th anniversary of its trading relationship with Japan, together with Darren Romanelli, the celebrated streetwear designer.
As confirmed by Richemont’s third-quarter results, jewellery sales remain strong to the point that jewellery is the most promising segment in the personal luxury goods market. Driving this growth: changing purchasing patterns and soaring demand among Chinese customers.
In criminology, when detectives have combed the crime scene and interviewed every witness and possible suspect, and are still incapable of saying what really happened and who the author of the misdemeanour is, we call this the "perfect crime."
In this day and age, mention clocks to anyone familiar with the songs of Jacques Brel, and they'll think of "Les Vieux." Mention them to anyone else and they'll think of… nothing. For clocks are a long-gone feature of our mantelpieces and dressers. Yet rare as they may be, clocks never completely disappeared.
The Musée d'Horlogerie du Locle, in association with three of the foremost watch institutions, is organising the 2009 International Chronometry Competition to coincide with its fiftieth anniversary. Not without some hiccups, following the surprise extension of the registration deadline.
The "Prix Suisse de la Campagne Horlogère" goes from strength to strength, proving that advertising and communication are now part and parcel of brands' commercial strategies.