New Oris Watches at Baselworld

150

Oris was among the many brands presenting new watches at this year's Baselworld fair. … [Read more...]


Baselworld Rumors and Previews at Watch Insider

150

At watch-insider.com, WatchTime contributor Alexander Linz shares some watch-biz rumors buzzing around in anticipation of Baselworld, which starts this week. … [Read more...]


Pilots’ Watch Review: Bell & Ross BR 03-94 Chrono

BellRoss_1901

For the pilots' watch review in our March-April issue, on sale now, writer Martina Richter selected two three-hand pilots’ watches and seven pilots’ chronographs to accompany a trio of pilots – … [Read more...]


Million Dollar Club 2012: Watch Advertising at All-Time High

Top Four Watch Advertisers 2012

In an exclusive report in the upcoming May-June issue of WatchTime, we reveal which watch brands are spending the most on advertising in 2012, a record year for watch-company ad spending, and we … [Read more...]


More Baselworld 2013 Previews From Watch Insider

150

As Baselworld 2013 gets closer, WatchTime's "Watch Insider" Alexander Linz continues previewing novelties at his blog, watch-insider.com. … [Read more...]


Oris Big Crown Date

Oris_BigCrownDate_detail_150

The growing fraternity of dark-tinted "stealth" watches welcomes another member with the arrival of the Oris Big Crown Date, which features a bold, gray-colored dial, accented by applied 3D gray … [Read more...]


Breitling Rolls Out New Bentleys

Breitling-for-Bentley-GMT-V8 angle

It’s been a big year for Breitling, which introduced a slew of new products at this year’s Baselworld watch fair in March. The brand's family of Breitling for Bentley watches, elegant sporting … [Read more...]


Graham Welcomes Steven Liquorish

p150

Racer Steven Liquorish has joined the Graham team as a brand ambassador, a fitting choice for Graham's racing-themed watches. … [Read more...]


The Ship’s New Captain: Ulysse Nardin’s Patrik Hoffmann

pph_title_graphic_1

On April 14, one of the giants of the modern watch industry, Ulysse Nardin’s Rolf Schnyder, passed away unexpectedly. Schnyder transformed a small company known for marine chronometers into an … [Read more...]


Oris Carlos Coste Limited Edition – Cenote Series

oris_coste_165

In 2010, Carlos Coste established a new Guinness world record for freediving by completing a 150 meter underwater swim using no breathing apparatus. The Venezuelan was armed with only a torch and a … [Read more...]


Oris Big Crown X1 Calculator

oris_x1_165

On October 14, 1947, the Bell X1 undertook the first manned supersonic flight, breaking the sound barrier and entering the history books. The X1 pilots undertook their amazing feat in an age before … [Read more...]


Oris Big Crown X1 Calculator

oris_x1_165

On October 14, 1947, the Bell X1 undertook the first manned supersonic flight, breaking the sound barrier and entering the history books. The new Oris Big Crown X1 timepiece is an homage to this … [Read more...]


Reader’s Story: My Timing Was Right

stu_gleich_165

For WatchTime reader Stu Gleich, lucky timing and an amazing bit of serendipity let his two passions - watches and music - take him someplace he never dreamed he might end up. He sent us his story, … [Read more...]


Louis Moinet Signs With New USA Distributor

don_fitzhenry_160

Jean-Marie Schaller, CEO of Les Ateliers Louis Moinet, and Don FitzHenry, CEO of Milestone Distribution, have signed a new agreement under which Milestone will distribute Louis Moinet timepieces in … [Read more...]


Oris Creates U.S. Subsidiary, Names V.J. Geronimo CEO

oris_logo

Oris SA has established a new U.S. and Caribbean subsidiary, Oris Watches USA, and named V.J. Geronimo as the chief executive officer. Effective September 1, the new subsidiary will take over U.S. … [Read more...]


Oris Williams F1 Team Day Date

oris_f1_160

Now in its seventh season as the official watch partner of AT&T Williams, Oris introduces the Williams F1 Team Day Date. The 44mm black DLC stainless steel case surrounds a slotted dial featuring … [Read more...]


Switzerland Mourns Its Watch “Messiah”

ngh_165

Switzerland has responded to the sudden death of Swatch Group Chairman Nicolas G. Hayek on June 28 with a rare outpouring of grief, praise, and appreciation. Hayek, 82, was born in Beirut, Lebanon, … [Read more...]


Oris Pays Tribute With Bob Dylan Limited Edition

oris_dylan_150

In one of his greatest hits, Bob Dylan sings "The Times They Are A-Changin." As a tribute to Bob Dylan, Oris has created a special edition Rectangular model, limited to just 3000 pieces worldwide. The … [Read more...]


Oris ProDiver Chronograph

prodiver_150

The new 51mm Oris ProDiver features an innovative safety system: the rotating unidirectional bezel must be lifted before it can be turned. A vulcanized rubber ring makes it easier to manipulate the … [Read more...]