Designing a watch for the world traveller may seem straightforward. There are a select group of cities common to most world timers. But when it came to designing an exclusive Frédérique Constant for Maison Birks, deciding what major Canadian cities would make the cut became a challenge. Specifically, would Toronto or Montreal represent the Eastern time zone.
The watch industry is breathing a temporary sigh of relief following a ruling by the Swiss Competition Commission (Comco) that Swatch Group cannot cut its supplies of movements as much as previously thought.
How does Longines celebrate 180 years in business? Invite 180 celebrity guests, local politicians, journalists, and representatives of the Swatch Group to Saint-Imier, Switzerland, the village where it was founded.