Category: Watch & Sports

Movado’s ‘Captain’ Series Celebrates Yankee Baseball Legend Derek Jeter

Categories: Movado, Swiss Watch News, Watch & Celebrities, Watch & Sports

Movado is out with a series of limited edition watches that recognize Yankee legend Derek Jeter’s last season. The Movado Bold, which can be had in two variants and is pictured above, features the familiar blue and gray accents instantly … Read More

Tissot Scores with Quickster Football Chronograph

Categories: Other Swiss Watch Brands, Swiss Watch News, Watch & Sports

Tissot is getting in on the action at the world’s great sporting event with the release of the Tissot Quickster Football Chronograph. As might be expected, the feature model’s colors are emblematic of the host country Brazil. But other color … Read More

Hublot Is Official Timekeeper, Watch of World Cup 2014

Categories: Hublot, Watch & Sports

The World Cup kicked off June 12th in Brazil and, for the second straight time, Hublot is serving as the official timekeeper. The official watch of the games is the Hublot Big Bang Unico Bi-Retrograde Chrono, which is a limited … Read More

China Haidian Buys Dreyfuss Group, Rotary

Categories: Other Swiss Watch Brands, Swiss Watch News, Watch & Sports

China Haidan, the Hong Kong-based owners of Eterna and Corum, have acquired the Dreyfuss Group for $45.3 million (USD). The Dreyfuss Group’s lead brand is Rotary, perhaps best known as the official watch of Chelsea FC, a popular soccer club … Read More

Baselworld 2014 Is Coming March 27-April 3

Categories: Baselworld, Rolex, Watch & Sports

Baselworld 2014 is set to kick off March 27th, so it’s time to take a quick look at the world’s most prestigious watch fair. Here’s one mind-blowing fact to underscore Baselworld’s importance: roughly 80 percent of the global sales of … Read More

Omega Is Olympic Timekeeper for Record 26th Time

Categories: Omega, Swiss Watch News, Watch & Sports

Omega is the official timekeeper of the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. It marks the 26th time that Omega has held the honor. No other watchmaker has timed more than a handful. During the course of the games, Omega will … Read More

6 Reasons Why Patek Philippe and Rolex Hold Their Value Better Than Other Watches

Categories: Other, Patek Philippe, Rolex, Swiss Watch Tips & Trivia, Watch & Celebrities, Watch & Sports, Watch Advertising

There’s an old adage that the minute you drive a new car off the lot, it depreciates instantly. The same is true of fine Swiss watches. But not all watches are created equal and some hold their value and even … Read More

Lebron James, Swiss Watchmaker

Categories: Audermars Piguet, Swiss Watch News, Watch & Celebrities, Watch & Sports

Apparently NBA superstar Lebron James isn’t content with being the best basketball player on the best team in the world. He wants to be a master watchmaker, too. The NBA two-time champion and four-time most valued player, recently joined Swiss watchmaker … Read More

David Beckham Becomes New Face of Breitling for Bentley

Categories: Breitling, Swiss Watch News, Watch & Cars, Watch & Celebrities, Watch & Sports, Watch Advertising

The Breitling for Bentley marriage is already a star-studded one. Now the power couple is making it a Ménage à Trois, in a manner of speaking, by announcing that retired soccer superstar David Beckham is the new face of the collection. These advertisements … Read More

Officine Autodromo Watchmaker Inspired by Ferrari

Categories: Other, Watch & Cars, Watch & Sports

A couple of years back we posted about Officine Autodromo, an emerging watch company designed to please Italian car enthusiasts who like a little Swiss engineering thrown into the mix. The models are inspired by leading Italian cars from the 1960s … Read More