Photo Report: Dubai Watch Week

Photo Report: Dubai Watch Week

Dubai Watch Week is an anomaly among watch shows. It’s not organized by any brand or group of brands, but is instead produced by one of the largest watch retailers in the world. Ahmed Seddiqi and Sons was founded as a family business, operating out of a single location in Dubai, in 1949. Since then […]

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Muhle Glashutte Rasmus 2000

How Far Below Can They Go? 4 Deep-Sea Dive Watches

From the WatchTime archives: These four extreme divers’ watches — listed in ascending order of their water-resistance level — are reliable companions for adventurers who explore the darkness under the sea. 1. Mühle-Glashütte Rasmus 2000 (2,000 Meters) The Glashütte-based brand developed this watch in collaboration with research scientists from the University of Rostock, Germany. The […]

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Business News: Why LVMH Has Bought Tiffany & Co., And What This Might Mean For Watch Collectors

Business News: Why LVMH Has Bought Tiffany & Co., And What This Might Mean For Watch Collectors

Today, in Paris, LVMH, the world’s largest luxury goods group, announced that it had entered into an agreement to acquire Tiffany & Co. for approximately $16.2 billion.  It was the luxury’s industry’s largest acquisition ever. It doubles the revenues of LVMH’s watches & jewelry division, the newest and smallest of the group’s five business divisions. […]

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Close-Up: The Carl F. Bucherer Heritage BiCompax Annual

Close-Up: The Carl F. Bucherer Heritage BiCompax Annual

In late 2018, Carl F. Bucherer revealed the Tourbillon Double Peripheral Limited Edition as the launch point for the new Heritage Collection meant to commemorate the company’s 130-year history of involvement in the watch industry as a jeweler and watchmaker. According to the brand, the Heritage Collection would function as a tentpole range of exclusively […]

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BEST WATCH BRANDS

As with any search for a bargain, you have to know where to look and which brand names to zero in on, but if you do you could be in with a chance of kitting out your entire watch wardrobe for half the price of an Omega Speedmaster. And we’re not just talking quartz watches from fashion […]

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