Jewellery shop plans watch superstore

First published: 03-10-2011

A family-run jewellery company in Glasgow has revealed its ambitious plans to open a luxury watch boutique in its new store.

Laing the Jewellers in the Argyll Arcade in the city has just undergone a £1.5 million renovation which saw it expand into an adjacent store, the Glasgow Evening Times reported.

It is the next phase for the company which originally opened 150 years ago as a watch and clock repair firm.

Wendy Laing, who is currently one of the store's directors, told the newspaper that they are excited about opening a luxury watch boutique.

"The expansion is a huge project and we're looking forward to introducing the new in-store watch boutiques for our luxury brands Patek Philippe, Rolex, IWC and Cartier," Ms Laing said.

Recently, Cartier watches announced it is to expand its range in India with a line of 15 new timepieces for its luxury collection, which have each taken around five years to perfect.  

© Copyright WATCH SHOP UK - DO NOT COPY

Related articles

Under the spotlight: STORM watches and jewellery

Posted: 27-11-2018

STORM London is known for breaking the rules with its edgy, sophisticated, and fun watch and jewellery designs. Get inspired to shatter expectations and check out some of our favourite STORM designs today.

Under the spotlight: Timex watches

Posted: 27-11-2018

Formal, sporty, vintage, or casual? Choose your next watch from the timelessly iconic Timex collection and combine legendary fashion with contemporary chic.

Under the spotlight: Guess

Posted: 19-12-2018

Make your next watch a Guess watch and choose from a range of gorgeous styles and designs for men and women. Whether you want reimagined vintage or stand-out chic, there’s a Guess watch for you.

A guide to buying a fitness watch for 2019

Posted: 20-12-2018

Use our guide to choose a watch that helps you hit your fitness targets this New Year, whatever your ability. Explore sharp designs from a range of top brands, including Polar, Garmin, Fitbit, and more.

CATEGORIES

PREVIOUS NEWS