Ulysse Nardin

Ulysse Nardin gives enthusiasts fresh options

Ulysse Nardin Ulysse Nardin mightn’t be well known in Australia, but found fame with buffs as the first manufacture to incorporate silicon parts in a watch movement, which is no mean feat.

Breitling sells 80 per cent stake to private equity

Breitling Family-owned Breitling, one of the last remaining truly independent watch concerns, has sold to CVC Capital Partners, the Luxembourg-based private equity firm for an amount believed to be US$870 million ($1.1 billion).

Bani McSpedden’s Baselworld discoveries

Watch-next editor Bani McSpedden reports with Instagram reveals of all the new offerings from the second major watch fair of 2017, Baselworld, from March 23 - 30.
Tag Connected

Meet the Tag Heuer Connected Modular 45

Tag Connected Swiss watchmaker Tag Heuer has unveiled the second generation of its connected watch in which the central electronic module can be swapped out for a traditional ticking movement.