National Jeweler Network

Watches

04/20/15

Tiffany goes big advertising watches

The retailer is using a 72-foot tall display in one of America’s busiest airports to promote its new men’s timepiece collection, CT60.

04/08/15

Swatch ‘superlot’ rakes in $6M

Purchased by a “European institution” for six times its pre-sale estimate, the 5,800-piece lot includes prototypes, limited and special edition watches and artwork related to the brand.

04/02/15

Tiffany introduces CT60 watch collection

The stainless steel timepieces have Swiss self-winding mechanical movements and alligator straps.

03/26/15

Shinola introduces its first moon phase dials

The Detroit-based, U.S.-made watch brand has two new quartz movements powering its new watches: moon phase versions of the Runwell and the Gomelsky, and a travel watch called The Rambler GMT.

03/25/15

Swarovski’s toned-down timepieces and smart jewelry

At Baselworld, the brand introduced watches with more subtle crystals and had its new line of activity-tracking jewelry on display, which it is considering making available for wholesale distribution.

03/23/15

Patek Philippe debuts first pilot watch in decades

Inspired by pilot’s watches from the 1930s, Patek Philippe created the Calatrava Pilot Travel Time to appeal to a younger generation of watch buyers.

03/23/15

At Baselworld, Omega introduces the Master

The Swatch Group-owned brand debuted what it is calling its most advanced automatic watch ever, a timepiece certified as a “Master Chronometer.”

03/19/15

TAG Heuer to partner with Intel on smartwatch

Smartwatches are a focus at Baselworld 2015, and the biggest announcement so far belongs to TAG Heuer, which is teaming with Intel and Google on a connected device.

03/17/15

Breitling connects chronograph with smartphone

The brand’s new Caliber B55 Connected can record information from the wristwatch onto a smartphone, and the watch’s settings can be controlled from the phone as well.