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Articles on the subject: Economy

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Economy
Luxury shares beckon investors

As prices have tumbled from February highs, shares in listed luxury companies have all the charm of an excellent investment opportunity, with the added appeal of a pandemic-proof balance sheet.

Monday, 25 May 2020
4 min read
Ref. 5131/1 World Time in yellow gold with enamel dial from 2009 (CHF 150,000) © Patek Philippe
Economy
Put your money where your watch is?

When financial markets head south, attention shifts to alternative investment opportunities, including timepieces. Is putting your money where your watch is a smart move or a risk?

Monday, 18 May 2020
5 min read
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Economy
The direct-to-consumer trend among Swiss watch brands

A growing number of watch brands are seeking to move away from third parties to instead sell direct to consumers. Retailers will have to reinvent themselves.

Monday, 24 June 2019
4 min read
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Economy
Rolex aces tennis sponsorship

Rolex makes its debut as a Premium Partner to the French Open this year, becoming the sponsor of all four Grand Slam majors. Nurturing its image is still a "need" for the brand with the coronet.

Friday, 07 June 2019
4 min read
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Economy
Don't forget Japan!

The Japanese market, with its codes, rituals and demands, remains a case apart in Asia. A booming economy until the 1990s, it is now returning to the spotlight, particularly where luxury is concerned. For watch brands, Japan is already emerging as the year's fastest-growing market.

Monday, 03 June 2019
4 min read
Aldo Magada, CEO Anonimo and Vulcain
Economy
Aldo Magada steers the fortunes of Vulcain and Anonimo

Anonimo and Vulcain have a proud history; they've also been through some hard times, despite offering original and affordable watches. Both are in the hands of the same Luxembourg-based investor, who has put them in the care of Aldo Magada.

Monday, 27 May 2019
4 min read
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Marie Taillard
Economy
Shaping the customer experience in the digital age

What is customer experience, where and how does it happen, and what role do communities play? Marie Taillard, L’Oréal Professor of Creativity Marketing at ESCP business school, shares her insight.

Tuesday, 14 May 2019
Laurent Francois
10 min read
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Economy
Why luxury must cater to young Chinese

The latest McKinsey report on China paints a picture of young luxury consumers leading digital lives but still traditional in their purchasing habits. As the generation that will be making half of global luxury purchases in a very near future, best listen to what they have to say.

Monday, 13 May 2019
4 min read
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Trend Forecaster

The evolution of sport watches

Tuesday, 19 November 2019
Written By Cait Bazemore
6 min read
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