News Swiss watch exports rose for the first time in March, ending their longest slump on record.
News 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.
News 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).
News Attendees at the just completed Baselworld watch fair in Switzerland would have been forgiven for mistaking the year for 1957 or even 1917, given the predominance of new models harking back to the past.
News 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.
News A new collection of bands for the Apple Watch and its Nike+ and Hermès versions has been released.
News There’s something delicious about the fact that it was a protestant reformer’s banning of anything to do with luxury or indulgence that’s given us one of the most indulgent items of all time, the complicated wrist-watch.
News Montblanc has become the first multi-product luxury brand to launch a smart watch, with its Android-based Montblanc Summit timepiece to arrive in Australia in May.
News 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.