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2010-10-28 06:48:00

DUDLEY, England, Oct. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- The UK's largest watch website has filmed full 360 degree videos of the majority of its Tissot watches, now available to view online. This allows visitors to the Watch Hut to view each recorded watch as a full revolution, meaning anyone seeking to purchase a Tissot watch can experience it beyond a 2D image before deciding to buy. Just in time for Christmas, the uploaded videos are sure to be a great help to shoppers preparing to buy watches for...

2010-10-19 06:00:00

DUDLEY, England, Oct. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- The Watch Hut is preparing itself for an increase in sales across all its watch brands in the coming months, based on the upturn that occurred around this time last year. As one of the website's bestselling brands last Christmas and throughout the year, Tissot is once again expected to move more units in 2010 and feature in the stockings of many ladies and gents come December 25th. New Tissot watches predicted to become bestselling gifts include...

2010-10-01 03:05:00

PLYMOUTH, Mich., HAMBURG, Germany and BIEL/BIENNE, Switzerland, Oct. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ROFIN-SINAR Technologies Inc. (Nasdaq: RSTI) and THE SWATCH GROUP LTD. (SIX: UHRN.S / UHR.VX) today announced that ROFIN-SINAR Technologies Inc. has acquired Thun, Switzerland based LASAG AG, including the worldwide LASAG operations from THE SWATCH GROUP LTD. for an undisclosed amount in a cash transaction, which is subject to customary closing conditions. Further terms of the acquisition have...

2009-10-02 08:07:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- For the very first time, the Marie Antoinette pocket watch No.1160, Breguet's most famous creation, will be available for the public's viewing pleasure in the US. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20091002/NY85944 ) In 1783, one of Marie Antoinette's admirers ordered the most spectacular watch possible from A.L. Breguet, incorporating all complications that existed at that time, as a gift to the queen. Unconstrained by limitations of cost or...

2009-08-27 10:00:00

LE LOCLE, Switzerland, Aug. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Traditional Swiss watchmaker Tissot celebrates ten years of the unique T-Touch with the launch of a new website at www.tissot.ch. The highly innovative design uses inspiration from Tissot touch technology to create futuristic dimensions that put the brand and its products literally in the spotlight. Multi-medial interactivity is key across the site, with facilities ranging from a personalised watch selector (http://www.tissot.ch/?mod_search),...

2009-08-13 07:07:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 13 /PRNewswire/ --Jaquet Droz, the elite Swiss watch manufacturer, is pleased to announce Bengt Brummer as the winner of the inaugural Jaquet Droz Prize for Design. Jaquet Droz partnered with Parsons The New School for Design, a global leader in art and design education, to select the undergraduate student who best embodies the spirit and ideals of Jaquet Droz. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090813/NY60772 ) The winner was judged by a group that included...

2008-03-26 15:00:53

China-AsiaStocks.com, an investor and industry portal China-Asia sector within Investorideas.com, reports on China's growing appetite for luxury goods from fashion, to cars, to jewelry and how both China's domestic and established well-known foreign brands are meeting the increasing demands. With a rising number of millionaires and a growing middle class, China is poised to become the second biggest consumer of luxury goods by 2015. Coach Inc. (News, Market), BMW Group (News, Market), Audi...


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