News

August 15th 2016

Swissness

New "Swiss made" label from 1 January 2017

The Federal Council has just approved the partial revision of its "Swiss made" ordinance for watches and stipulated that this will come into force on January 1 2017. The revision will strengthen the label for watches and movements in accordance with the new "Swissness" legislation.

More

News

July 8th 2016

A. LANGE & SÖHNE - The VIP akademy

A unique watchmaking event in Switzerland

Eight watch collectors and enthusiasts will be given the opportunity to participate in two days of total immersion in the world of high-quality watchmaking with A. Lange & Söhne next November in Zurich. Applications are now open. A not-to-be-missed event for true experts organised in cooperation with Europa Star!

More

News

February 17th 2016

Baselworld Press preview available !

A foretaste of Baselworld 2016

Just a few days from the opening of the show, treat  yourself to a foretaste of the Press Preview and its selection of more than 75 new products. Classified by category, the watches here are described in the minutest detail. Texts, products, HD photos and technical data sheets are available. So for those journalists having to prepare a “Baselworld Special” for yesterday, this is right up your street!

More

News

March 19th 2015

Three watchmaking trends for 2015

The innovations revealed at Baselworld and at the Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie at the beginning of the year provide an opportunity to see three watchmaking trends in 2015: more reasonably sized diameters, finely crafted dials and the use of unexpected materials.

Take a regular look at swisstime.ch during and after Baselworld and see if these trends are holding.

More

News

March 18th 2015

Baselworld, the GUIDE 2015

This year once again, the Swiss Exhibitors’ Guide is THE essential tool that ensures that you won’t miss anything at Baselworld. A veritable mine of information, the GUIDE presents 127 new models, as well as the 288 brands of which the Swiss delegation consists, with their contact details and a photograph of their booth. Plans of the halls are an invaluable aid in finding the brands easily. 25,000 copies of the GUIDE are printed and distributed at all entrances to the Show.

More

News

March 8th 2015

A new look and new functions for Swisstime

In synch with our connected world, Swisstime has been given a complete makeover. And the 100% product-focused platform has chosen Baselworld 2015 to launch its new look! A revised interface, easier navigation, simplified menus… discover the ultimate watch site, and an invaluable tool for journalists and bloggers, in eight points.

More