Portrait of RJ boss
A portrait of Marco Tedeschi, 34 year-old, CEO of RJ: how luck, talent and work led him to this position. And how horology could be influenced by a new generation of leaders.
LVMH interest in Tiffany
France’s LVMH, the world’s largest luxury group by sales, has approached jeweller Tiffany & Co about a takeover that would see the US company known for its diamond engagement rings join the owner of Louis Vuitton, Dior and Sephora, according to five people with knowledge of the situation.
Les listes d'attente horlogères
Pour obtenir certains modèles emblématiques de Rolex, Patek Philippe ou Audemars Piguet, il faut patienter plusieurs années sur liste d’attente. Est-ce judicieux pour les marques d’entretenir cette « pénurie » dont l’une des conséquences est d’alimenter le marché gris ?
New go-to-market strategies
The second co-creation between Zenith, Mr Porter and British watch customizer Bamford Watch Department is here: the new El Primero Revival A384 Edge of Space limited edition wristwatch. Another example of the growing importance of complementary stakeholders’ collaborations for stronger go-to-market strategies.
Momentum in chinese e-commerce
Weibo recently announced that its native live streaming platform, Yizhibo, will be rolling out Taobao integration. While the development is big news in its own right, it also underscores the momentum driving e-commerce content marketing and what is going to define media, marketing, and retail trends for China in 2020.