Designed for both men and women, the Black Bay 41, 36 and 32 models retain the aesthetics of the Black Bay line as well as its reliability and long-standing connection to Tudor divers’ watches. They possess a multifunctional sporty-chic.
Rolex is presenting the latest creations brought to life by its watchmaking expertise. Among these, new versions of the Datejust 36 and the Cosmograph Daytona showcase refined and original dials
That the profession should be plagued by bottlenecks in production is no surprise, as Swiss watch exports grew 16.2% in 2007 to almost CHF 16 billion, a first in 18 years. Once again prestige watches have performed exceptionally well.
Having spent 20 years as a Technical Director with some of the leading names in watchmaking, Mathias Buttet sought to implement an original form of business organization at BNB Concept, the complicated movements company in which he holds a majority stake. Result: respect, training, and accountability at every step.
March 5th, 2008 will be a red letter day in the watch sector when Nicolas G. Hayek in person presents the first 45 successful candidates with their Watch Sales Consultant Federal Certificate. With this certificate, the Swiss watch industry shows its ability to train its sales staff to a high standard.
Marc Frisanco, an expert in the fight against counterfeiting for the Richemont Group, reviews the situation and looks at how this plague on the watch industry has become more global, more active, and how its intermediaries have grown more powerful.
Investments at de Grisogono - in a production workshop, expanding the sales network and the company's future premises - are on a par with the brand's success. And for its fifteenth anniversary, de Grisogono has other surprises in store.