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Hublot: Melding Watchmaking And Football

The most obvious answers tend only to be so on hindsight. Case in point: Hublot’s mid-2000s foray into the world of football at a time when no other brand did. As CEO Ricardo Guadalupe recalled, “This happened sometime around 2005, shortly after Mr. [Jean-Claude] Biver had taken over as CEO. We wanted to enter an … Continued

Pele and Ricardo Guadalupe, CEO of Hublot

Explaining The Tudor Revival

Tudor was created in 1926 by Hans Wilsdorf, the founder of Rolex, with the goal of making watches with a level of quality close to Rolex, but at a lower price. While the brand was already successful in the 1930s and 1940s, it entered its golden age in the 1950s with the launch of several … Continued

Tudor Black Bay Chronograph

How Novice Watch Collectors Can Get The Most Bang For Their Buck

There’s a recurring question asked by many novice collectors who are just beginning to delve into watches: how do you build a meaningful collection of timepieces while keeping to what may be a modest budget, knowing that many of the ones worth owning are expensive, to say the least? The answer lies in thinking outside … Continued

Sinn 1746 Classic

Hands on with the Breitling Colt Skyracer

Value continues to be the game for the watch industry, and Breitling delivered it in spades at Baselworld 2017. On the movement front, the brand revealed an arrangement with Tudor that has the two manufactures supplying movements to each other – Breitling will acquire Tudor’s MT5612 calibre and skip the research and development for a … Continued

Breitling Colt Skyracer
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