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Swatch First Half Earnings Drop for First Time in 5 Years

Nicole Kidman, one of the brand ambassadors for Swatch Group's Omega brand

Zurich—Reporting its first drop in half year earnings in five years, Swatch Group today warned of an uncertain second as Hong … [Read more...]

Swatch Group’s 2013 Profit Beats Expectations

Swatch Group

Zurich—Continued sales growth in China and elsewhere helped Swatch Group AG today report better-than-expected 2013 earnings as … [Read more...]

Swatch Group Reports Slow Sales Increase for 2013

From Swatch Group's Omega brand: a limited edition Seamaster Planet Ocean “Sochi 2014”

Biel, Switzerland—Swatch Group today reported its slowest annual sales growth in four years but was optimistic about 2014 as the … [Read more...]

Swatch Gets Approval to Reduce Watch Movement Sales

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Zurich—Swatch Group, the world’s largest watch and component producer, received approval Thursday from Swiss regulators to reduce … [Read more...]

Swatch Group Half Year Profit Up; Optimistic for 2nd Half

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Zurich—Swatch Group, the world’s largest watch manufacturer, today reported that its first half profit increased more than 6% to … [Read more...]

Swiss Regulator Permits Swatch to Cut Movement Sales

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Zurich—Swatch Group, the biggest watch and component maker in Switzerland, got a partial reprieve last week on regulations forcing … [Read more...]

Scion of Swatch Group Founder Named CEO of Harry Winston

Nayla Hayek

Biel, Switzerland and New York—Diamonds will have a new best friend. On Friday, Swatch Group, which paid $1 billion for the … [Read more...]

Swatch to Introduce Affordable, 100% Swiss-Made Mechanical Watches

Prototype Swatch featuring the brand's new 100% Swiss made automatic mechanical movement.

Basel, Switzerland—Although most of the technical innovations seen at BaselWorld, the world’s largest watch and jewelry fair which … [Read more...]

Swatch Group Hits Half Year Record Sales, Profits

Swatch Group

Bienne, Switzerland--Swatch Group, the world’s biggest watchmaker, reported today that its first half income rose 24% percent and … [Read more...]

Despite Rising Franc, Swatch Group Predicts Record Year

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Bienne, Switzerland--Swatch Group, the world's largest watchmaker, expects another record year in 2011 as returning demand for its … [Read more...]

Swatch Group Hits Record 50% Plus First Half Profit

Swatch Group

Zurich--Swatch Group, the world's largest watch maker, posted today a more than 50% jump in first half net profit, driven by … [Read more...]

Swatch Chairman Nicolas Hayek Dies

Nicolas Hayek, chairman, Swatch Group

Biel, Switzerland—Nicolas Hayek, aka “Mr. Swatch,” one of the leaders in turning around the Swiss watch industry in 1980s, died … [Read more...]

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