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Report: Consumer Demand Increases for High-End Timepieces, Smartwatches

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Basel and Geneva, Switzerland—BaselWorld, the annual trade show for watches, opened Thursday with a showcase of 1,500 brands that are expected to draw in 150,000 professionals and coverage by more than 4,000 journalists. René Kamm, CEO of the MCH Group, which produces BaselWorld, welcomed Swiss Federal Councilor Schneider-Ammann to open …

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World Luxury Association Names “Most Valuable” Luxury Brands

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Beijing—It seems appropriate that the World Luxury Association (WLA), a  non-profit luxury brands research and management organization, should announce its “World’s Top 100 Most Valuable Luxury Brands” here. The event, which honors the Top 100 luxury brands in fashion, beauty, jewelry, watches, cosmetics, cars, aircraft, yachts, liquor, resorts and “innovation” …