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Watches

09/16/14

Report: TAG Heuer to develop smartwatch

The head of LVMH’s watch division allegedly told a Swiss newspaper that TAG Heuer has plans to launch its own smartwatch, but that it must be original and different from Apple Watch.

09/10/14

5 facts about Apple Watch

Apple has unveiled its long-awaited entry into the “smartwatch” category, a timepiece it is simply calling Apple Watch, but remains mum on exactly where it will sell its latest introduction. 

08/27/14

‘America’s Team’ now has a Swiss watch

Hublot is adding another sport to its list of athletically inclined partnerships, one that is a billion-dollar business in America: football.  

08/07/14

Omega extends timekeeping partnership with PGA

Swatch Group-owned watch brand Omega has extended its partnership agreement with the Professional Golfers’ Association of America and now will be the organization’s official timekeeper until 2022.

07/28/14

How much will people like Ike’s Rolex?

The Rolex given to former President Dwight D. Eisenhower for his achievements as a general during World War II, including the planning of D-Day, is expected to garner as much as $1 million at auction.

07/28/14

Omega tees off new TV ad campaign

Omega just produced a new television commercial for national distribution starring Irish golfer and brand ambassador Rory McIlroy with music by another act from Ireland, alternative rock bank The Script. 

07/22/14

Appointments: Kering moves Sowind CEO to Gucci

Michele Sofisti will step down from his role as CEO of the Sowind Group to focus on running Gucci Watches and Jewelry as part of a reorganization at parent company Kering. 

07/17/14

Movado watches commemorate Yankee captain

Movado has launched a collection of special-edition watches that celebrate brand ambassador and baseball star Derek Jeter, who will retire from the sport at the end of this year’s season. 

07/11/14

‘Holy Grail’ of watches expected to sell for $16M

The most complicated watch ever made entirely by human hand is expected to sell for up to $16.8 million at Sotheby’s this November when the timepiece makes its first reappearance on the market in 15 years.