Prestige Brands – Who Owns Who?

Prestige Brands – Who Owns Who? Prestige Watches

Every so often the landscape of the watch industry shifts: a key brand gets sold to a major watch group and the balance of power changes ever so slightly. Check out this interesting piece on who owns who? SWATCH GROUP (Switzerland): Breguet, Blancpain, Glashütte Original, Harry Winston, Omega, Longines, Rado, Tissot, Jaquet Droz, Léon Hatot, … Read more

Prestige Watch Brands And Their Relationship With One Another

Prestige Watch Brands And Their Relationship With One Another Prestige Watches

Hello Watchie. I read this great little section in Gene Stones’ book ‘The Watch’. Great book by the way. So, Ive blown off the dust and thought I’d share it with you. The book is from 2006. I purchased it back in 2010(ish). Its a fun overview of how he saw the hierarchy of the top … Read more

What Makes A Luxury Watch

What Makes A Luxury Watch Prestige Watches

Hello Watchie! So, what are the ingredients to craft the most expensive watches? What sets the world’s most prestigious watches apart from the rest? 1, movement. The movement is the heart of the watch. Depending on its typology, the number of jewels inside, the manufacturing location, whether it is handmade in-house by the watch manufacturer, … Read more