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2013-11-02 23:03:26

bestofluxury.com proclaims standings of best tourbillon watch providers for November 2013. (PRWEB) November 02, 2013 The independent authority on affluent living, bestofluxury.com, has awarded their rankings of the 10 best tourbillon watch providers in the luxurious living industry for the month of November 2013. Each month the independent research team at bestofluxury.com inspects the best performing tourbillon watch providers and ranks them based on their performance during a methodical...

2013-02-01 23:01:39

The World Presentation of Haute Horlogerie (WPHH) racks up the stellar performances. After an unforgettable 2012 show at the Forum Grimaldi in Monaco, the 21st edition of this impressive event hosted by Franck Muller from January 20th to the 25th 2013 fulfilled all its promises amidst the glamorous setting of Watchland in Genthod (Geneva). Geneva, Switzerland (PRWEB) February 01, 2013 The 21st edition of the WPHH lived up to all the expectations of the world´s high watchmaking...

2008-07-08 15:00:26

To: ENVIRONMENTAL EDITORS Contact: Alana Cohen of Kinney + Kinsella, +1-212-620-0356, ext 211, acohen@kinneyandkinsella.com, for Jaeger-LeCoultre NEW YORK, July 8 /PRNewswire/ -- When it comes to the global environmental crisis, everyone agrees time is of the essence. With that in mind, luxury Swiss watch company Jaeger-LeCoultre -- in partnership with actor and activist Leonardo DiCaprio -- has created its "Time to Care" program, to benefit the Leonardo DiCaprio Fund at the California...

2005-12-26 09:06:37

By James Mackenzie GLASHUETTE, Germany (Reuters) - Like the intricate, fabulously complicated watches made by its skilled artisans, the former mining town of Glashuette in east Germany is a rarity. In this picturesque setting, traditional watchmakers make timepieces so prized by connoisseurs that they can sell for nearly $500,000 -- making Glashuette a rare economic success story in a region with a jobless rate of about 17 percent. Glashuette was at the heart of a watchmaking...

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