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Excalibur Blacklight © Roger Dubuis
New Models
Light fantastic for the Excalibur Blacklight by Roger Dubuis

Roger Dubuis lit up Osaka at an exclusive event to celebrate the launch of the Excalibur Blacklight trilogy.

Monday, 08 July 2019
The FHH Journal editors
1 min read
5
Japan-cover
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
Breguet-Classique-5175-Anniversaire-Ginza-2017
New Models
Breguet – 10 years in Tokyo

Ten years already since Breguet opened in Ginza, Tokyo's most exclusive shopping district. Always anxious to tailor its offering to its Japanese clientele, the brand is celebrating this anniversary with a special series of ten watches, made for the Japanese market.

Monday, 30 October 2017
The FHH Journal editors
2 min read
Grand Seiko Black Ceramic Spring Drive Chronograph GMT limited editions collection
Connoisseur of watches
Grand Seiko returns as a brand

Grand Seiko's success on international markets has been the cue for the Japanese firm to transform the collection into a full-fledged brand with its own production resources, logistics and sales support.

Thursday, 06 April 2017
3 min read
7
Seiko Presage Automatic Chronograph cadran émail, Calibre 8R48
Economy
Mechanical watchmaking rises in Japan

Japanese watch firms are intent on beating the crisis and, with competition rife at entry level, are strengthening their footing in the mechanical market, as shown by last year's takeover of Frederique Constant by Citizen, and by Grand Seiko's international launch.

Monday, 13 March 2017
4 min read
6
Vacheron Constantin Métiers d'Art Villes Lumières Paris
New Models
Vacheron Constantin – City lights

Grand Feu enamel and particles of gold, pearl, platinum and diamond illuminate the dials of the first three watches in the Métiers d’Art Villes Lumières collection. Geneva, New York and Paris sparkle like jewels in the night.

Tuesday, 03 January 2017
The FHH Journal editors
3 min read
4
160920_FHH_infographics_August_movingaverage_EN
Economy
Exports continue to decline

A neutral base effect and one more working day in August 2016 did not alter the trend that the branch has been experiencing since the beginning of the year. The value of watch industry exports was 8.8% lower than in August 2015 at a total of 1.4 billion francs.

Wednesday, 21 September 2016
The FHH Journal editors
1 min read
3
A. Lange & Söhne Saxonia Automatic
New Models
A. Lange & Söhne – Beautiful brown

Terra-brown sets the tone for two new versions of the Saxonia Automatic by A. Lange & Söhne, issued for the reopening of its Tokyo boutique.

Friday, 01 July 2016
The FHH Journal editors
1 min read
3
160622_FHH_infographics_May_exports_movingaverage_EN
Economy
Swiss watch exports : the trend remains clearly negative

The downturn in Swiss watch exports continued in May. Their value dropped 9.7% compared to last year, to stand at 1.6 million francs. Over the first five months of the year, the level was lower than that of 2012.

Tuesday, 21 June 2016
The FHH Journal editors
1 min read
3
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