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From Actions to Words

From Actions to Words

A multimedia exhibition looks back on 40 years of temoignage and medical action by Médecins Sans Frontières. Open to the public in Geneva until January 8, 2012. This year marks two important anniversaries for Médecins Sans Frontières / Doctors…

Unique collection of Swatch watches sold

Unique collection of Swatch watches sold

Unique collection of Swatch watches sold for astonishing HK$ 51’707’500 (CHF 6’049’800) Hong Kong, China and Biel / Bienne, Switzerland, November 24, 2011 – Unique collection of Swatch watches sold to a very important mainland Chinese collector for…

Russian Court Supports Longines

Russian Court Supports Longines

Russian Court Supports Longines in a Trial Related to Parallel Import In a 14 November 2011 decision, the Arbitrazh Court of Saint Petersburg found the large Russian Internet watch store bestwatch.ru guilty of violating the exclusive trademark…

The Swatch Art Peace Hotel

The Swatch Art Peace Hotel

Opening of the Swatch Art Peace Hotel – Shanghai November 1, 2011. Swatch Group is pleased to announce that today the Swatch Art Peace Hotel was officially opened in Shanghai. Numerous officials representing Shanghai government authorities were on…

End of Partnership with Tiffany & Co.

End of Partnership with Tiffany & Co.

Swatch Group terminates partnership with Tiffany & Co. New York for material breach of contract Today Swatch Group terminated its cooperation contracts with Tiffany & Co. This action became necessary following Tiffany & Co’s systematic…

Universo acquires the Energizer site in La Chaux-de-Fonds

Universo acquires the Energizer site in La Chaux-de-Fonds

Swatch Group: Universo Ltd. acquires the Energizer Ltd. site in La Chaux-de-Fonds – Swatch Group employs some 40 former employees of Energizer Ltd Biel / Bienne (Switzerland), August 16, 2011 – Universo Ltd., a company of The Swatch Group Ltd., and…