PRIMETIME February 2023

Hello and welcome to the 74th episode of PRIMETIME, Watchmaking in the News. In this episode we’re talking about the HOROPEDIA Foundation and its official launch on February 1st. By the way, the website is already available in French, English and German, and HOROPEDIA Foundation will be in charge of its smooth and steady work. To know more about other responsibilities and plans of the Foundation, subscribe to HOROPEDIA Newsletter and its LinkedIn account.In other news, an update on the Swiss watch exports in 2022 and our ideas on what to expect in 2023. Spoiler: don’t be too optimistic. We shared key figures from the Swatch Group, Richemont and LVMH, with some record numbers. There's useful information about Hublot and their new production site, the majority shares acquisition in Reuge by De Bethune, a couple of words about The Collectibles by Jaeger Le-Coultre and a tragic loss of one of the most interesting men in the watch retail industry Mr. Hellmut Wempe.In terms of watches we talk about Hermes, Omega, all the novelties from AP, and the unique timepiece by Louis Vuitton, dedicated to the 200th anniversary of Mr Vuitton himself. Not to be missed are models from Grand Seiko, Vulcain, and Meraud. As well as two emerging and very promising independent brands: Hooke and Huygens and Junge Uhrmacher.So take your time, enjoy the show and don’t forget to rate it on the platform. Your support means a lot to us.Twin Turbo Furious by Jacob & Co: LinkedIn: Instagram: www.watchestv.comSupport us on Patreon:

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Welcome to the WATCHES TV Podcast Watch Waking! Watch Waking is an expert show broadcasting watchmaking in a way you’ve never heard before. It is designed for watch collectors, enthusiasts, and industry professionals looking to delve deeper into the fascinating world of horology. We talk about the great ‎craftsmen and women behind your favourite timepiece,  business strategies and the latest newsworthy info regarding ‎the industry at large. We will give you a nice round-up of what is going on in ‎watches in an independent and fresh format and from the heart of watchmaking territory. Join Lisa on a captivating journey into the heart of timepiece expertise with our guests offering an exclusive insider's view, forecasts, and predictions on the fascinating world of horology.*New Episode every 2 weeks on Tuesdays, at 11 am CET*We are based in Geneva and have covered the industry since 2011.‎For comments, suggestions or a chat contact us on Instagram or LinkedIn:Lisa: Instagram & LinkedIn