Watchshop News

Scientists developing watch to 'prevent elderly falls'

Posted on: 30th June 2009 02:07 PM

As a means of stemming the number of hip fractures caused by elderly falls across the world, scientists are developing a watch to predict the chances of it happening.

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Sports watches have a 'great range of functions'

Posted on: 29th June 2009 10:04 AM

Sports watches have a lot more to them than may meet the eye, one writer has pointed out, noting that Timex watches are a particular favourite for delivering such things.

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Report: Wealthy turn to watches and jewellery

Posted on: 26th June 2009 01:54 PM

Instead of putting money into luxury cars and yachts, the rich are gradually turning to watches and jewellery, a new report has found.

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Old-school Casio databank watches are 'still cool'

Posted on: 26th June 2009 09:53 AM

Regardless of the models' cheap and cheerful stylings, Casio watches from the databank era are a must have for anyone wanting to bring back the retro look.

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Older men 'love big, bulky and complicated watches'

Posted on: 25th June 2009 10:02 AM

If family members are wondering what to get the man of the house, it may be as simple as a timely investment in a chronograph watch or a complex timepiece.

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Online fashion sales 'waning' during recession

Posted on: 23rd June 2009 08:29 AM

Online fashion sales appear to have slowed, although still remain better than high-street figures, according to a leading industry expert.

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Clocks and watches go forward one hour in Bangladesh

Posted on: 22nd June 2009 04:45 PM

In order to save electricity, Bangladesh has collectively decided to move its clocks forward an hour - something it hopes will stop frequent power cuts.

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Brawn GP signs British watchmaker deal before Silverstone

Posted on: 19th June 2009 04:59 PM

Brawn GP have signed up with a watch manufacturer mere days before the team's debut in the UK.

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Ants watch is 'even more confusing than Tokyo Flash offering'

Posted on: 19th June 2009 02:06 PM

Although Tokyo Flash have cornered the market for watches which are unreadable to the trained eye, Seahope have challenged their dominance with the Ants watch.

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Watches still prove to be 'popular investment'

Posted on: 18th June 2009 04:57 PM

Despite the effects of the current economic climate, the watch industry still stands firm.

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Tokyo Flash watches are 'confusing yet clever'

Posted on: 18th June 2009 04:56 PM

Tokyo Flash watches are a great investment for people who love innovation - so long as they can read them, it is warned.

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Digital watches are 'fashionable retro investment'

Posted on: 18th June 2009 09:55 AM

The return of the Casio plastic wristwatch may be one that's not altogether surprising, according to one lifestyle writer.

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BMW technicians rewarded with watches

Posted on: 18th June 2009 09:53 AM

BMW Group Emergency Service Technicians were presented with watches as a prize in recognition for their service.

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Timex watches have 'timeless style'

Posted on: 15th June 2009 01:59 PM

Fashion lovers wanting to show off some retro chic at a low price may want to look into the classic style which Timex has provided for the last 25 years.

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Fashion sense 'needs individuality'

Posted on: 15th June 2009 10:03 AM

Individuals litter the fashion industry, with style houses aiming to match this trend with those who they hire.

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Watch and clockmakers meet for national conference

Posted on: 12th June 2009 02:07 PM

The NAWCC is meeting in the US to continue its pledge to further the watch industry through collector interaction.

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TSI warns against counterfeit watches

Posted on: 12th June 2009 10:02 AM

The TSI has warned people to stay away from counterfeit watches due to health, safety and moral issues.

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Steve McQueen's famous watch up for auction

Posted on: 11th June 2009 04:40 PM

One of the most famous watches ever is up for auction, with movie legend Steve McQueen's TAG Heuer going under the hammer today.

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LG to release cutting-edge watch phone

Posted on: 11th June 2009 01:11 PM

LG is set to launch its new watch phone in July, making it the first commercially-available technology of its kind to UK consumers.

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Las Vegas watches and jewellery show is 'great success'

Posted on: 11th June 2009 10:08 AM

Despite the economy, punters were not put off from attending the most recent antique watch show in Las Vegas this month.

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