Watchshop News

$900,000 watch unveiled by Gerald Genta

Posted on: 30th October 2009 09:59 AM

High-end watch collectors rejoice: Gerald Genta has just released a watch for the princely sum of $900,000.

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TW Steel watches to partner Renault F1 Team

Posted on: 29th October 2009 09:44 AM

Dutch watch maker TW Steel has announced its partnership with the Renault F1 Team in a new three-year partnership.

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Watch stores turn to 'interactive retailing'

Posted on: 28th October 2009 02:07 PM

Watch displays in shops are getting better and more secure, a new report has detailed.

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Putin's taste in watches called into question

Posted on: 27th October 2009 10:37 AM

Russian prime minister Vladimir Putin has had his taste in watches scrutinised after his charitable donations off his own wrist were observed.

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Indian special forces will get GPS watches

Posted on: 26th October 2009 09:58 AM

It may not be a Swatch or a Rotary watch, but Indian special forces soldiers are unlikely to complain about being given new timepieces.

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Classic Casio watches 'were innovations in their time'

Posted on: 23rd October 2009 11:05 AM

A Microsoft researcher has been espousing his love of classic digital Casio watches.

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Will the end of BST prompt timepiece purchase

Posted on: 23rd October 2009 11:04 AM

Investing in a new Rotary timepiece or Accurist watch may not be on everyone's mind before Christmas, but the impending end of British summertime may encourage some to invest, it has been claimed.

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Welsh rugby player's watch bought by village

Posted on: 21st October 2009 05:48 PM

A small Welsh village has gotten together to pitch in for a gold watch belonging to one of the area's most famous sons.

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Fake watch auction called off after report highlights

Posted on: 21st October 2009 03:17 PM

Former auto giant Danny Hecker will not have his watches sold at auction after many turned out to be fake.

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Marc Ecko and Timex team up for Star Wars watches

Posted on: 21st October 2009 10:56 AM

Marc Ecko and Timex are teaming up to bring Star Wars watches to the market.

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BlackBerry watch to hit the market soon

Posted on: 20th October 2009 03:06 PM

The popularity of the LG watch phone may have encouraged BlackBerry to develop a rival.

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Kardashian's home robbed, watch stolen

Posted on: 20th October 2009 11:19 AM

Ruthless burglars have taken a large amount of jewellery, including a $30,000 Cartier watch, diamonds and a Rolex watch.

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Painting could show 'world's oldest watch'

Posted on: 19th October 2009 03:06 PM

A recently unearthed painting could show the world's first ever watch, it has been claimed.

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Electronics buff marks grandfather's trade with LED pocket watch

Posted on: 15th October 2009 10:06 AM

An LED-based pocket watch has been created in honour of an inspiring master horologist and grandfather.

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Michael Kors and Swatch watches praised by Elle

Posted on: 14th October 2009 10:03 AM

Both a Michael Kors watch and a Swatch watch are members of a classy line-up for a leading fashion magazine.

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Menace of Mayfair watch thief to return to jail

Posted on: 8th October 2009 10:13 AM

An expert conman who simply didn't know when to quit his life of watch and jewellery swindling is likely to go back behind bars, it has been claimed.

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Ultimate watch guide launched

Posted on: 7th October 2009 04:18 PM

Anything from Patek Philippe to Timex watches have been documented in a new release charting the different things available in the world of wrist-based timepieces.

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High-end watches are 'worth collecting'

Posted on: 5th October 2009 02:09 PM

People looking for a good investment for the long term and have a little bit of money at their disposal may want to get on the watch-collecting bandwagon.

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Singapore watch heist maestro gets nine years jail time

Posted on: 5th October 2009 09:24 AM

For his part in one of the city-state's largest thefts of all time, one watch thief is getting nine years in jail for his crimes.

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Credit card fraudster caught out when buying watches

Posted on: 1st October 2009 02:10 PM

A fraudster using a dodgy card to buy a pair of Rolex watches has been caught in Portsmouth, it has been reported.

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