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Tissot Scores Official Timekeeper Role for NBA

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New York--The National Basketball Association (NBA) and Swiss watch brand Tissot announced this week a new multiyear global … [Read more...]

Week in Review: Must-Know News

New York—Online shopping may be convenient, enabling consumers to shop 24/7 without worrying about finding a parking place.But … [Read more...]

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...]

Report: Luxury Watch Sales Trending “Strong” for 2014

BaselWorld Premiere: Rolex GMT-Master II 40 mm in white gold with a 24-hour rotatable red and blue Cerachrom bezel, black dial and Oyster bracelet.

Geneva and Basel, Switzerland—The Mecca for watches, BaselWorld, opened today and is expected to draw more than 100,000 attendees … [Read more...]

Swatch Battle Cost Pushes Tiffany into Q4 Loss

Bestsellers from Tiffany's Enchant collection

New York—Tiffany & Co. faced a tough loss back in December when an arbitration court ruled the jewelry retailer would have to … [Read more...]

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New York—Spring is just around the corner—we hope. And not just because we’re all tired piling on layers each day and suffering … [Read more...]

Swatch Sues Target for Selling “Copies” of Its Watches

Case display of Swatch Group's recent Swatch brand watches

New York—Swatch Group SA, the world’s largest watchmaker, sued Target Corp. on Monday, charging the mass merchant retailer with … [Read more...]

Swatch Group’s 2013 Profit Beats Expectations

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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...]

Year in Review: Top Must-Read News from 2013

Hermes claimed victory this year in its long-running dispute with LVMH.

New York--If you had to name one subject that consistently made news throughout 2013, you would have to undoubtedly say … [Read more...]

Tiffany Ordered to Pay $449 Million in Swatch Dispute

Tiffany Atlas watch, made by Tiffany Watch Co., the now defunct joint venture between Tiffany & Co. and Swatch Group

Rotterdam, Netherlands—After the surprise announcement this weekend by the Netherlands Arbitration Institute (NAI) that Tiffany … [Read more...]

Swatch Gets Approval to Reduce Watch Movement Sales

ETA Watch Movements

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