Record Month for Swiss Watch Exports

Record Month for Swiss Watch Exports

Exports of Swiss watches surged during November to their "highest-ever monthly level" with sales of almost CHF2.5bn ($2.95bn). That's a growth of 3.1 per cent compared with the previous month, according to new figures from...
Nebula by Titan’s Contemporary Bracelets: 18K Gold Timepieces with Artistry of Jewellery

Nebula by Titan’s Contemporary Bracelets: 18K Gold Timepieces with Artistry of Jewellery

Nebula by Titan is a range of luxury watches in solid 18 carat gold and embellished with precious stones. Expressing authenticity and modern expression, each timepiece is a work of art, meticulously crafted in...
Rolex Fined $100m for Online Sales Ban

Rolex Fined $100m for Online Sales Ban

Rolex has been fined $100m by France's Competition Authority for prohibiting the sale of its watches online. The Swiss company has long claimed that restrictions on its authorized retailers are necessary to prevent counterfeiting and...
Nebula by Titan Introduces Varsha: A Timepiece of Elegance Inspired by the Monsoons

Nebula by Titan Introduces Varsha: A Timepiece of Elegance Inspired by the Monsoons

Nebula By Titan, is renowned for its array of luxury timepieces crafted in solid gold. A perfect addition to every festive wardrobe, these exquisite watches showcase a blend of precision craftsmanship and inspired design. The...
DiCaprio Invests in Sustainable Swiss Watches

DiCaprio Invests in Sustainable Swiss Watches

Leonardo DiCaprio has invested $2m in ID Geneve, a new and environmentally-conscious Swiss watch brand. The Hollywood actor, who starred in the 2006 movie Blood Diamond, has previously provided financial backing for Diamond Foundry, the...
Jay-Z's Second-Hand Watch Sells for $1.5m

Jay-Z’s Second-Hand Watch Sells for $1.5m

A Jacob & Co. watch owned by rapper Jay-Z sold for $1.5m at a charity event to help ex-prisoners. The white gold Caviar Tourbillon World Timer's dial and bracelet are set with 498 baguette diamonds,...
US and Hong Kong Lead Rise in Swiss Watch Sales

US and Hong Kong Lead Rise in Swiss Watch Sales

Sales of Swiss watches were up by 3.5 per cent in August, with the USA and Hong Kong leading the recovery. The Federation of the Swiss Watch Industry Exports said the increase "confirms the normalisation...
Time's Up: Bucherer Boss, 87, Sells to Rolex

Time’s Up: Bucherer Boss, 87, Sells to Rolex

Rolex is to buy Bucherer, the long-established watch retailer with over 100 sales outlets worldwide. The move will shake up the luxury watch market, giving Rolex far greater control over its distribution network and better...
Rolex Tops List of World's $1.3bn Stolen Watches

Rolex Tops List of World’s $1.3bn Stolen Watches

More than $1.3bn of luxury watches were reported as stolen or lost in 2022, according to The Watch Register, as thefts surge by 60 per cent. The London-based company holds a database of almost 80,000...
Swiss Watch Exports Boosted by Hong Kong Recovery

Swiss Watch Exports Boosted by Hong Kong Recovery

Swiss watch exports enjoyed another surge during June, buoyed in part by a 46 per cent increase in sales to Hong Kong, its third biggest market. Overall foreign sales for the month were up by...

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