Meet the People: A Dozen of the Wealthiest Swiss Watch “Families” Today, and How I Know Them

Some of the wealthiest Swiss watch families and individuals are worth billions.

  Sure, Forbes has its billionaire lists and its highest-paid athletes/CEOS/celebs lists, but they don’t have the list that is currently out and circulating of the richest people in the Swiss watch industry. The wealthiest Swiss watch families include names we are all too familiar with, including Rupert, Hayek, Stern and Scheufele. Here we bring…

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6 Sensational Watches for Father’s Day (slideshow)

It’s Father’s Day this weekend and what better way to celebrate dad than to show him you know how valuable his time is. Do that with a great watch. There are a host of options in all different price ranges, here we bring you a slide show of half a dozen great choices of sporty,…

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BaselWorld 2016: Meet the Carl F. Bucherer Rinspeed Concept Etos Watch

As we continue to bring you news in the fast lane, here is the newest from Carl F. Bucherer, a brand that dares to venture into uncharted automobile territory. The brand has teamed its much-loved Patravi TravelTec watch with Rinspeed’s latest Concept Car ∑tos. The new Patravi TravelTec in matte black DLC (Diamond Like Coating) is actually…

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Carl F. Bucherer Celebrates Ten Years With The Patravi TravelTec II

Every time I get on a plane, which happens to be more and more frequently these days, I make it a point to look at everyone else’s wrist. I particularly pay special attention to those sitting in first class, since those who travel frequently are in special need of multi-time zone wristwatches. For those travel-minded individuals…

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Meet the Carl F. Bucherer Manero Tourbillon Limited Edition 2015 Watch — in Stores Now

Carl F. Bucherer is one of those quiet giants. The privately owned business, based in Lucerne, Switzerland, regularly turns out timepieces that deftly blend elegance and technical prowess. More than 125 years old, this brand has been investing significant time and effort into building its timepiece production – focusing on new movements and the refinement of top-quality innovative lines for…

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FIFA World Cup 2014 and Carl F. Bucherer Watches

Continuing in our coverage of watch brands that sponsor FIFIA World Cup teams, Carl F. Bucherer is the Official sponsor of the Swiss National Football Association. The newest watch created in honor of this relationship for World Cup FIFA 2014:  A Patravi ScubaTec SFV Special Edition is being created in honor of the Swiss National…

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