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Swatch Group is again an innovator

Swatch Group is again an innovator

Swatch Group is again an innovator in resistance to magnetic fields Biel-Bienne (Switzerland), 29 August 2018 – Swatch Group continues to push the boundaries of precision and innovation. After silicon, the world’s leading watchmaker is proud to…

Change in the Extended Group Management Board

Change in the Extended Group Management Board

Mr. Thomas Meier has been a representative of Glashütte Original within the Extended Group Management Board. With the transfer of the management of Glashütte Original now completed, Mr. Meier will step down from the Extended Group Management Board…

THE INCREDIBLE RESTORATION OF AN AUTHENTIC JAQUET DROZ CLOCK

THE INCREDIBLE RESTORATION OF AN AUTHENTIC JAQUET DROZ CLOCK

Over centuries, it became a legend, serving imperial whims before returning to its place of birth – almost by accident. The “Singing Bird Clock” by Jaquet Droz is a one-of-a-kind story in the history of watchmaking. It is one of the most mysterious…

Half-Year Report 2018

Half-Year Report 2018

Record half-year sales in the history of the Swatch Group. Group net sales increased by 14.7% to CHF 4 266 million at current exchange rates, respectively by 12.6% at constant rates. Operating result increases 69.5% to CHF 629 million. Operating…

Successful completion of apprenticeships

Successful completion of apprenticeships

Biel/Bienne (Switzerland), July 6, 2018 – 197 apprentices from Swatch Group’s training companies in Switzerland and Germany celebrated this week the successful completion of their apprenticeship together. This year’s closing ceremony featured the…

CREATING A #FUTURECLASSIC

CREATING A #FUTURECLASSIC

SWATCH LAUNCHES SKIN IRONY COLLECTION Signature classic lines sway graceful contemporary contrasts; everlasting materials merge with elegant profiles and lustrous reflections. At just 5.8 mm high, Swatch has created the first metallic version of…