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Watches

07/01/15

Antiquorum launches e-commerce site

The Antiquorum Watch Boutique is an online watch store that focuses primarily on accessibly priced watches.

06/26/15

Tourneau exec tapped to lead Bremont in US

The British watch brand announced late Thursday that Larry Barkley has been named president of its North American operations.

06/25/15

Adweek: Shinola’s the ‘coolest brand in America’

After the Detroit-based watch company was featured in a segment on Jimmy Kimmel Live, the magazine explored Shinola’s rise to stardom.

05/14/15

MacArthur’s Jaeger-LeCoultre sells for $94K

The watch that belonged to the five-star general known for his service in Pacific theater during World War II more than quadrupled its highest pre-sale estimate.  

05/08/15

Rolex’s new global CEO to take office in mid-June

Rolex SA’s board of directors announced late Thursday that Jean-Frédéric Dufour, the company’s third CEO since 2008, officially will take office on June 17. 

05/07/15

IWC gets into smartwatches

Richemont-owned brand IWC Schaffhausen is responding to the trend in wearable technology with the launch of a high-tech piece that attaches to the straps of existing models and adds digital functions to its watches. 

05/06/15

Parmigiani Fleurier Americas names new president

Thierry Collot, an industry veteran who has held positions with LVMH and Carrera y Carrera, will work to increase brand awareness for the luxury watch company.

05/05/15

Antiquorum to auction five-star general’s watch

Gen. Douglas MacArthur’s Jaeger-LeCoultre could fetch up to $21,000 at the auction house’s May 10 sale in Geneva.

05/04/15

Raymond Weil releases its first tourbillon

The 46 mm timepiece, designed to resemble a cello by company CEO and lifelong cellist Elie Bernheim, is priced at $39,995.