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Kurt Klaus, the inventor of the ingenious autonomous IWC perpetual calendar mechanism turned 80.

June 12, 2017

His creative contribution, namely “Operation Eternity”, has made him immortal. These are some insights of his life and his 57,5 years with IWC. Click on “read more” to get the 4 pages story with lots of pictures… Kurt Klaus, who turned eighty on 26 October, recently stated the following: “I’m a happy man and I’m […]

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IWC Schaffhausen Portugieser. 75th Birthday. The SIHH 2015-novelties.

June 12, 2017

IWC´s iconic Portugieser does not deserve any epochal changes and so you will only see some smooth adaptations and one real novelty. IWC at its best! Click on “read more” to get the story…   What does the birthday of this icon mean to Georges Kern, CEO of IWC Schaffhausen CEO? “With the 75th jubilee […]

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Live from Replica WatchesWonders 2014 in Hong Kong: Interview with Christian Knoop, the IWC Schaffhausen Creative Director

June 12, 2017

If you have asked yourself why the so masculine brand IWC is now making real efforts to conquer the ladies` wrist, Christian Knoop will will give you the answers. Click on “read more” to listen to our conversation taped today …   IWC made quite a paradigm shift! Even when we respect that IWC in […]

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Lewis Hamilton versus Nico Rosberg. This time it is not about Formula One racing but two IWC chronographs. Which one do you prefer?

June 12, 2017

The 2014 Formula One World Championship is all over and done and we know that Lewis Hamilton is the winner. Today let us see who wins this horological competition. Click on “read more” to get the story…   During this Formula One season Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg designed their IWC Ingenieur Chronographs. The IWC Ingenieur Chronograph […]

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Discover the IWC Spitfire Perpetual Calendar Digital Date-Month Ref. IW379107 in a stainless steel case.

June 12, 2017

In 2012 the the Spitfire Perpetual Calendar Digital Date-Month first was introduced with a 18-carat red gold case. Now the real cool and more affordable one hits the markets!    Cool because no one really needs a red gold case and cool since the price of that watch is quite attractive. Almost unbelievable but true! The 46 […]

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IWC Schaffhausen Portofino Hand-Wound Monopusher (Ref. IW515103 / IW515104)

June 12, 2017

IWC presents its first-ever single push-button chronograph. With this new complication the manufacture adds a second in-house chronograph to its Portofino line. Click on “read more” to discover the timepiece …   The IWC Portofino Hand-Wound Monopusher (Ref. IW515103 / IW515104) is a single push-button stopwatch that measures time for up to 60 minutes. The chronograph push-button is […]

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SIHH 2016: The new IWC Schaffhausen Pilot´s Replica Watches presented on 9 pages with 68 pictures …

June 12, 2017

IWC Schaffhausen proclaims the year of Pilot´s Watches. I wish IWC happy landings! I invite you to discover the new flying IWCs …   The 2016 variety of new Pilot´s Watches is huge, so I will present you the IWC´s novelties on the next 9 pages (!) to not confuse you. Take your time and scroll through […]

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SIHH 2016: Interview with Georges Kern, CEO IWC Schaffhausen

June 12, 2017

Georges Kern is a charismatic and though-minded industry leader. The Captain of IWC Schaffhausen has carefully done his pre-flight checks and therefore is well prepared for 2016 …   Today I learned that the new pilot´s watches sell well. By the way this is also what retailers from around the world confirmed since they bought […]

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#SIHH 2017: Interview with Georges Kern and Chris Grainger-Herr, the old and new CEO of IWC Schaffhausen

June 12, 2017

End of March 2017, after 15 years, Chris will take over the scepter of Georges. A very good reason to look back together with Georges Kern and present you Chris Grainger-Herr …   After 15 years on top of IWC Georges Kern will be Head of Watchmaking, Marketing and Digital of Compagnie Financière Richemont SA and Chris Grainger-Herr his successor … […]

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Laureus Charity Night 2015 in Zürich. Do good an talk about it! Aloe Blacc, American hip hop artist, vocalist, songwriter, actor, record producer, businessman and musician. Listen to my conversation with him and enjoy his special performance for you. IWC Schaffhausen CEO Georges Kern: See him performing “I Need A Dollar” on stage as the drummer together with Aloe Blacc.

June 12, 2017

Do good an talk about it! 1.1 Million Swiss francs were collected for the Laureus Foundation. Among many sponsors and donators was IWC Schaffhausen. On stage we saw sport superstars and sport legends, Aloe Blacc and Georges Kern…   Before I start let me show you the most important picture of yesterday night:   Laureus Charity Night […]

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