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16.03.2016

Summary WA 021

VIEWPOINT | Connected or not, obsolescence changes MANUFACTURING | The last word in watch factories SPECIAL REPORT | When less is truly more MARKETING | Products and people first ANNIVERSARY | Twenty years to build a brand...

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16.03.2016

Squalls, storms and sails

Since last autumn we have constantly read and been told that 2016 will be a dangerous year worldwide and from every point of view. There is little point in adding to these predictions, for the global situation is clear, and...

Category: Watch Around 021, Editorial, Public

16.03.2016

When less is truly more

Transparency is experiencing a golden age. Watchmaking has never yet dreamt up so many different approaches to the skeleton watch. And if that were not enough, the case is pulling a vanishing trick thanks to transparent...

Category: Watch Around 021, Special report, Public

16.03.2016

Le chronographe de poche suisse

This is an in-depth study of the most popular but not necessarily the most straightforward horological complication. It reveals that today’s chronograph is not the invention of any single watchmaker but rather a constant...

Category: Watch Around 021, Library, Public

16.03.2016

Le pays des horlogers

In this book, Jean-Pierre Viennet, the curator of the Watch Museum at Villers-le-Lac, tells the story of three centuries of Franco-Swiss horological relations. The accounts centre mainly on this town on the river Doubs, which...

Category: Watch Around 021, Library, Public

16.03.2016

Vacheron Constantin, Artistes du temps

Every decade we are favoured by another Vacheron Constantin book going over the history of the world’s longest running watch company. On its 260th anniversary, what can be added to the excellent book entitled The Secrets of...

Category: Watch Around 021, Library, Public

16.03.2016

Mystery object

We apologise for a trick question. The object we submitted for your consideration in the last issue exists in two versions. Both look alike but h­­­ave different functions. Many of you didn’t fall into the trap – well done! We...

Category: Watch Around 021, The object, Public

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