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Baselworld 2014: Walter von Känel plays the long game

— Under Walter von Känel’s 25-year leadership, Longines has become one of the top five Swiss watch brands and now produces more than one million watches per year, accounting for well over a billion Swiss francs of the Swatch Group’s revenue.
Walter von Känel, CEO of Longines
 Répétition Minute Observatoire 1872 © Badollet


Baselworld 2014: Born under a lucky star

— Badollet’s beloved personalisation concept is interpreted in truly spectacular fashion this year through models stemming from close encounters between Fine Watchmaking...
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Bedat & Co.

Ref. 316.030.M02 & Ref. 316.430.M01

— Baselworld - Bedat & Co. introduces two new references 316, whose dials are inspired by exquisite artwork of Art Deco artist Paul Kiss.
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TAG Heuer

Carrera 5 Day-Date Automatic – 41mm

— Baselworld - TAG Heuer unveils the newcomer to the Carrera Calibre 5 range: the Carrera 5 Day-Date Automatic.
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A. Lange & Söhne

Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este 2014

— For the third time, A. Lange & Söhne supports the Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este whose 2014 edition will evoke the atmosphere of “The Roaring Twenties”.
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Video. Aerobatics

— Dive into the experience of sitting in the aerobatic cockpit of a Hamilton pilot and discover the mountain region of the Jungfraujoch.
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Win an Eberhard & Co timepiece

Take your chance to win the 8 Jours Grande Taille watch worth CHF 4,340.
The watch list

Watches of the day

  • Thumbnail Hublot Spirit of Big Bang 601.OX.0183.LR - watch face view


    Spirit of Big Bang

  • Thumbnail Jacob & Co. Mechanical Complications Epic X 550.100.21.NS.PX.4NS - watch face view

    Jacob & Co.

    Mechanical Complications

    Epic X

  • Thumbnail Boucheron Epure Tourbillon Adalia WA021412 - watch face view



    Tourbillon Adalia

  • Thumbnail Chopard Classic Racing Mille Miglia Chronograph 168550-6001 - face view


    Classic Racing

    Mille Miglia Zagato Chronograph

  • Thumbnail Corum Admiral’s Cup Seafender 47 Tourbillon Chronograph A398/02098 - face view


    Admiral's Cup

    Seafender 47 Tourbillon Chronograph

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Definition of the day


A mechanically, electrically or electronically-controlled indicator device. An alphanumerical display uses letters and numerals to show the time. An analogue display gives the time by means of a moving indicator and a scale (generally a hand and dial).