A milestone worth celebrating! Watch Manufacture Zenith celebrates 150 years!
(09/2015) 150 years is One of the first industrial watch Manufactures in the modern sense of the term was born in a small Swiss village. To fully grasp the revolution such a company represented at the time, it is well worth trying to imagine the winter of 1864 in Le Locle, nestling in the Neuchâtel mountains.
Start of a watchmaking career The new trainee year has begun at A. Lange & Söhne
(09/2015) Looking forward, the new manufactory building will be the workplace for the ten young women and eleven young men who have just embarked on their three-year training period at the Lange Watchmaking School.
Calibre 37 exhibition on display at the airport “The Art of the Chronograph” Road Show arrives at Frankfurt Airport
(08/2015) German watch manufacturer Glashütte Original is bringing its Calibre 37 road show to one of the world’s most important aviation hubs: The Frankfurt Airport. Fans of German engineering and Haute Horlogerie who travel from or via Frankfurt in the upcoming weeks, will have the chance to experience the Calibre 37 movement alongside the new chronograph models in the security zone of the airport.
UEFA Champions League Hublot is the official licensed watch partner
(08/2015) Hublot, alongside UEFA today announced that after UEFA EURO 2012™ it is the “Official Licensed Watch” for the UEFA Champions League™ for the next three years. This new collaboration with the best of the best club football competition represents the accomplishment of the company’s sporting strategy regarding football.
Newly qualified watchmakers and toolmakers receive diplomas Festive Graduation Ceremony at the “Alfred Helwig” School of Watchmaking
(07/2015) On Wednesday July 8, 2015, 13 young watchmakers received their graduation certificates from Yann Gamard, Managing Director of Glashütte Original, and Gunnar Müller, Head of the “Alfred Helwig“ School of Watchmaking. The two gentlemen also took pleasure in presenting two toolmakers with their diplomas, six months in advance of the scheduled conclusion of the students’ period of studies.
An indispensable platform for the industry Baselworld 2015 starts with 1,500 brands exhibiting and over 4,000 journalists
(03/2015) The undisputedly premier event that unites key players from all sectors of the global watch and jewellery industry under one roof, Baselworld 2015 opened its doors today in the presence of Swiss Federal Councillor Johann Schneider-Ammann. With 1,500 brands exhibiting and over 4,000 journalists from all over the world expected to attend, Baselworld 2015 will run from 19 to 26 March 2015.
A deteriorating economic environment Baselworld 2015 begins with inaugural press conference
(03/2015) The undisputedly premier event that unites key players from all sectors of the global watch and jewellery industry under one roof, Baselworld 2015 commenced this morning with the inaugural press conference.
Gumball 3000 Car Rally ARMIN STROM to serve as official 2015 watch partner
(02/2015) Swiss watch manufacturer ARMIN STROM will serve as the official 2015 watch partner for Gumball 3000 – the world-renowned supercar rally that travels across multiple continents.
Partnership enters its fifth year Glashütte Original and Berlinale celebrate their anniversary
(02/2015) Glashütte Original and the Berlinale are looking forward to the 65th Berlin International Film Festival, when they will also be celebrating the fifth year of their partnership. This collaboration has been continually strengthened since the partnership began in 2011.
New boutique in Moscow Ulysse Nardin unveils its second mono-brand boutique
(12/2014) A new chapter in the history of Ulysse Nardin in Russia began with the opening of the second monobrand boutique in Moscow. Situated in one of the most posh streets of the city, the new boutique will definitely become one of the most attractive places for the connoisseurs of the watchmaking art.
Since 1 December 2014 New Head of Sales at ARMIN STROM AG
(12/2014) Sebastian Marten has been the new Head of Sales at the watch manufacturer ARMIN STROM since 1 December 2014.
Special Exhibition opens with guests from all over Germany German Watch Museum Glashütte pays tribute to the Glashütte Supply System
(06/2014) June 5, 2014 saw the opening of a special exhibition at the German Watch Museum Glashütte, entitled “Glashütte Cottage Industry: A Flourishing Supply System”. More than eighty guests from the region’s political and business communities, representatives of the city of Glashütte and its watchmakers, witnesses to the history of watchmaking, lenders and watch connoisseurs from all over Germany followed the invitation of the museum.
(04/2014) In summer 2014, when football’s 20th World Cup kicks off in Brazil, the eyes of the world will be on one thing: the beautiful game. And the whole of Switzerland will be waiting with bated breath to see how the national team performs this time round.