November 15, 2017

The Watch World’s Billion Dollar Babies

Switzerland is home to hundreds of watch companies, the majority of which are small, relatively obscure operations that sell just enough to cover their production costs. […]
September 4, 2017

At Omega, a New Factory for Orders from China

August frustrates Raynald Aeschlimann, president and chief executive at Omega. When he welcomed a guest to his office for a tour of the company’s new production […]
March 23, 2017

Watch Archives Prove Their Worth

When three guests spent more than $4 million on new Jaeger-LeCoultre watches during a recent visit to the company’s heritage gallery in Switzerland, their host, Philippe […]
March 23, 2017

The Watch Collector in Black

HONG KONG — Watch collectors often focus on a certain niche once they start getting serious. For some, it is all about key models of a […]
March 17, 2016

At Omega, Quality Is Key

By JANE A. PETERSON March 17, 2016 BIENNE, Switzerland — At Baselworld, the world’s premier watch fair, Omega will trumpet the rollout of six new Master Chronometer movements for […]