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Who Owns What: A Guide to the Watch Groups (Part 1)

26 Sep, 2017

Who Owns What: A Guide to the Watch Groups (Part 1)

Every so often the landscape of the watch industry shifts: a key brand gets sold to a major watch group and the balance of power changes ever so slightly. In the last few years, some important changes....

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Who Owns What: A Guide to the Watch Groups (Part 2)

26 Sep, 2017

Who Owns What: A Guide to the Watch Groups (Part 2)

Every so often the landscape of the watch industry shifts: a key brand gets sold to a major watch group and the balance of power changes ever so slightly....

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Paul Newman’s Daytona Rolex Sells for a Record $17.8 Million

27 Oct, 2017

Paul Newman’s Daytona Rolex Sells for a Record $17.8 Million

A Rolex that once belonged to Paul Newman became the most expensive wristwatch ever sold in an auction as it fetched $17.8 million Thursday night in New York....

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BaselWorld Cuts Number of Exhibitors by Half

21 Nov, 2017

BaselWorld Cuts Number of Exhibitors by Half

Show organizers just announced that the 2018 edition of the Baselworld Watch & Jewellery Show will have between 600 and 700 exhibitors, down from 1,300 this year....

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Richemont Targets More M&A

18 May, 2018

Richemont Targets More M&A

Luxury goods group Richemont will focus on doing more M&A deals to reshape its business after reporting lower than expected full-year results...

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Jewelry Market Could Suffer Because of Apple Products

12 Oct, 2018

Jewelry Market Could Suffer Because of Apple Products

The popularity of products from Apple Inc. could hurt jewelers this holiday season, according to some analysts. Apple recently rolled out three new smartphones and a new Apple Watch, and those items...

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