The Wrist Watch Industry Flourishes by Blending Tradition and Innovation

In a world dominated by smartphones and smartwatches, the traditional wristwatch industry continues to thrive, driven by a unique combination of timeless charm and technological progress. This resilient market has found a way to adapt to changing consumer preferences and integrate smart features into their designs. Luxury brands have particularly excelled by merging cutting-edge technology … Read more

A watch store celebrating 70 years in business after serving Swadlincote family for generations

A Swadlincote watchmaker is commemorating 70 years in business after selling timepieces to generations of local families. A true family business, Baumgartners Jewellers in Midland Road employs three generations of the same family to work behind the counter. Frank Baumgartner founded The Watchmakers on October 1, 1952, and it remained there until 1961. He was … Read more

Battersea Power Station shopping district, With the launch of five watch retailers, Watches of Switzerland dominated.

The historic decommissioned Battersea Power Station on the banks of the River Thames in London’s newly created shopping district is home to four boutiques that were concurrently launched by The Watches Of Switzerland Group. During a festival-like event this weekend in Battersea, a Watches of Switzerland showroom centred by a Rolex store as well as … Read more

Burton Watch Shop Perfect Time expands significantly

“While new stores are always coming and closing on the high street, internet customer service will always be superior. I apologise for disappointing folks, but I would simply like to ask for a little bit of patience now. In the end, it will be worthwhile.” “The service will be the same, but the setting will … Read more