Patek Philippe Opens Workshops in Le Brassus

To answer increasing demand for its masterpieces, Patek Philippe has opened a new production facility in Le Brassus towards the end of last year. The official inauguration of the center occurred on December 9 in the presence of Philippe Stern who is the Honorary President of the brand, Claude Peny who acts as the General […]

Patek Philippe Hedges Against Rising Gold Prices

With gold prices continually on the rise, luxury brands like Patek Philippe are hedging against rising gold prices by purchasing gold futures. According to the brand’s SA Chairman Thierry Stern, the trend poses a big threat to the luxury goods industry. This is especially true since a significant material in the production of watches involve […]

Swiss Watch Trends for 2011

In last year’s Baselworld Event, one of the things people remember about Berlin is the cold. While it is not exactly warm this year, it’s certainly not as bad as last year which may be taken as a good sign! There is a countless number of choices in the event and the best part is, […]