In November 2019 Kering partnered with The Explorers. Ulysse Nardin reinforces this collaboration and becomes the official timekeeper of this ever-lasting around-the-globe scientific and exploratory expedition. Ben Thouard, one of Ulysse Nardin’s “friends of the brand”, is a key partner of the expedition.
In its latest annual report, Richemont singles out Panerai for its strong performance during the financial year to end March. Since then, Covid-19 has stopped luxury brands in their tracks. We look at the state of play with Panerai Chief Executive, Jean-Marc Pontroué.
Canals on Mars – an idea put forward by Percival Lowell, a contemporary of Louis Moinet; a journey around the Moon as imagined by Jules Verne, another nineteenth-century pioneer... Louis Moinet honours the work of these two visionaries with Mars and Moon watches.
For the most romantic day of the year, Breguet has imagined a new interpretation of its Reine de Naples, in shades of pink and mauve, spotlighted with diamonds. The white gold case encloses an automatic movement with a moon-phase display.
Three new automatics join Nomos Glashütte's range for young graduates. This is the first time the German firm is including a metal bracelet among the options proposed.
Two new chronographs, in midnight blue and anthracite grey, complete this sports watch line by Jaquet Droz.
The Swiss watch industry came out of 2018 on a high, catching up exports to post a 6.3% rise at CHF 21.2 billion. However, figures indicate that growth peaked during the first six months and that the current slowdown will continue into 2019.
The latest collaboration between French artist Richard Orlinski and Hublot takes the shape of a Classic Fusion Tourbillon 5-Day Power Reserve, distinguished by its bevelled contours and structured mechanics. Presented in sapphire, King Gold or ceramic.