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Business News Is The Swiss Watch Export Slump Over?
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Business News Is The Swiss Watch Export Slump Over?

Each month the Federation of the Swiss Watch Industry (or FH, short for Federation Horlogère) issues global watch export sales data for the preceding month. This year, Swiss watch professionals are scouring the data with a bit more scrutiny than normal.

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First-half exports bode well
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First-half exports bode well

Stable first-half export figures suggest that Swiss watchmaking is over the worst, an upturn that hadn’t been expected before the end of the year.

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SWATCH GROUP KEY DEVELOPMENTS AND HALF-YEAR RESULTS 2017
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SWATCH GROUP KEY DEVELOPMENTS AND HALF-YEAR RESULTS 2017

Swatch Group’s first half showed positive results in sales and an increase in operating margin. It managed to pursue macro strategies of sustained investment in innovation, both in product development and in production and selective expansion of its own retail network including E-Commerce.

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Higher monthly value – exports are improving steadily
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Higher monthly value – exports are improving steadily

The recovery of watch industry exports continued with a positive trend in June. The value of products crossing the Swiss border stood at 1.7 billion francs, 5.3% higher than in June 2016. This increase follows the good result posted one month previously.

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Swatch Group in the pink
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Swatch Group in the pink

Half-year results make for positive reading, with net income up by 6.8%. The first half of 2017 has shown “accelerated growth” for all the group’s brands.

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Georges Kern, 4-Month Richemont Head Of Watchmaking Resigns
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Georges Kern, 4-Month Richemont Head Of Watchmaking Resigns

Just about half a year after being appointed, and only four months into operating as Head of Watchmaking of luxury group Richemont SA, Georges Kern has announced today that he is resigning from the position with immediate effect. The news was reported by the Financial Times, based on a statement made by Johann Rupert, ...

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