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Telling Time

Following two consecutive years of declining sales and profitability, the watch and jewelry industry finds itself at a critical juncture, cites the Digital IQ Index Watches & Jewelry 2017 by L2 Intelligence, released in February. While a return to growth in the fourth quarter 2016 has engendered optimism about 2017, the report says the performance … Read More

Watch Women

The women’s watch category has been growing for the past several years as more brands are seeing that the future is female. Trends trackers hail everything from high technology to diamonds important in this category, and nature a popular muse. “Women’s watches are gaining momentum as the watch industry struggles with declining numbers,” cites Barbara … Read More

Value Above

The biggest trend in watches today is an emphasis on good value. Top watch journals and blogs to The New York Times and CNN report that watchmakers across the pricing spectrum are stressing value—an important caveat in a time of global uncertainty in the watch industry. “Because of the eco and geo political conditions witnessed … Read More