The watch sector has its share of brands that are taking the lead on sustainable development. IWC and Oris are among them. Both were at the Watch Forum, organised by Watches and Culture, the cultural arm of the Fondation de la Haute Horlogerie, where they spoke about their experience so far, alongside the Swiss Better Gold Association.
Launched by Cartier and Kering at end 2021, the Watch & Jewellery Initiative 2030 believes that sustainability must be a collective journey. Its founders set out the Initiative’s main principles at the Watch Forum, organised by Watches and Culture.
Omega marks 50 years since the release of "On Her Majesty's Secret Service" with a Seamaster Diver 300M, replete with references to Bond, James Bond.
At $120 per share or €14.5 billion, LVMH's offer for Tiffany was judged too low. Now the battle is on between luxury mastodons, which includes Richemont and Kering, to take control of the storied American jeweller.
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The Pont de la Machine is now home to the Fondation de la Haute Horlogerie and the Michelangelo Foundation for Creativity and Craftsmanship. Renamed "Arcades des Arts", this historical building in downtown Geneva thus becomes a veritable hub of watchmaking and craft culture.