A must-attend event for technicians from all over the world, the Technical Watchmaker Show will take place from March 19th to 23rd in a region with a proud watchmaking history. This second edition features a central exhibition space located at the Anciens abattoirs in La Chaux-de-Fonds.
The watchmaker giant has announced that it now controls the entire processing chain of this precious metal internally. Its own foundry, now certified under the Responsible Jewellery Council Code of Practices, is able to manage all gold requirements within the group, thereby marking a new step forward in terms of traceability.
As of 2020 and through to 2024, the two flagship events of the worldwide watch industry are synchronising their calendar. The Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie (SIHH) will be held from April 26th to 29th in Geneva, immediately followed by Baselworld from April 30th to May 5th.
Acrotec has announced the entry of WatchDec SA into its group. Known for its expertise in the manufacture of complex parts in the field of bar turning for the watch industry, it is also active in the production of micro-components in the connector technology, medical and aeronautical sectors.
Swiss watches enjoy an unrivalled worldwide reputation.
The Swiss watch industry has decided to strengthen the criteria of the Swiss made label.
Buying or selling counterfeit products undermines know-how, finances organised crime, and threatens jobs and innovation.