As part of its new strategy, TAG Heuer has teamed up with the world’s greatest marathons, including the TCS New York City Marathon, the Bank Of America Chicago Marathon, the BAA Boston Marathon, the BMW Berlin Marathon and the Schneider Electric Marathon in Paris, as well as events in Oslo and Moscow.
To fly the flag for the Swiss watch industry around the world in honour of a watchmaking art that is respectful of tradition and focused on values of creative excellence and innovation, such is the mission of the Grand Prix d’Horlogerie de Genève (GPHG). This year, sixteen prizes were awarded by the international jury tasked with judging the 72 shortlisted timepieces.
At the end of September, the group’s consolidated revenue totalled 2,897.4 million Euros, a 12% rise at constant exchange rates. After adjusting for the negative impact of currencies, growth is 9%. In the third quarter, growth remained strong (+11% at constant exchange rates), particularly in the group’s stores.
At the beginning of November, Richemont published its results for the first half of the 2014-2015 financial year ending on 30 September. Over this six-month period, the group recorded a turnover of 5.43 billion Euros at current exchange rates, an increase of 2% (4% at constant exchange rates).
Swiss watches enjoy an unrivalled worldwide reputation.
The Swiss watch industry has decided to strengthen the criteria of the Swiss made label.
Buying or selling counterfeit products undermines know-how, finances organised crime, and threatens jobs and innovation.