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  • HIGH ART OF WATCHMAKING TAKES TO THE DEPTHS

    20 January, 2014 - 10 months ago

    Aquatimer Perpetual Calendar Digital Date-Month

    Limited to just 50 watches, the Aquatimer Perpetual Calendar Digital Date-Month combines state-of-the-art technology with quality looks. Hidden away inside the case made of unusual materials such as rubber-coated titanium and 18-carat red gold is a perpetual calendar with a large digital display showing the date and month.

  • THIRD IN SUCCESSION

    20 January, 2014 - 10 months ago

    Aquatimer Deep Three

    The Aquatimer Deep Three is already the third generation of the IWC diver’s watches to feature a mechanical depth gauge. The continuous development of the depth gauge and rotating bezel system testifies to the Schaffhausen watch manufacturer’s resolve to further consolidate its technological advantage in complex mechanical solutions.

  • Titan of the Deep

    20 January, 2014 - 10 months ago

    Aquatimer Automatic 2000

    With the new Aquatimer Automatic 2000, IWC Schaffhausen upholds its tradition for timepieces with extremely high pressure-resistance. Its titanium case and reduced design are reminiscent of a model with iconic status: the Ocean 2000 created by Ferdinand A. Porsche in 1982.

  • Together for the future generations

    20 January, 2014 - 10 months ago

    Aquatimer Chronograph Edition "Galapagos Islands"

    With the special edition Aquatimer Chronograph Edition “50 Years Science for Galapagos”, limited to 500 watches, IWC honours the 50th anniversary of the Charles Darwin Research Station, a scientific institution set up by the Charles Darwin Foundation on the Galapagos Islands. The Aquatimer Chronograph Edition “Galapagos Islands”, with identical technology, is an expression of IWC’s commitment to the threatened archipelago.

  • BRONZE FOR THE FOUNDER OF THE THEORY OF EVOLU...

    20 January, 2014 - 10 months ago

    Aquatimer Chronograph Edition "Expedition Charles Darwin"

    The Aquatimer Chronograph Edition “Expedition Charles Darwin” is a new chapter in IWC Schaffhausen’s ongoing history of modern, innovative diver’s watches. It is also the first time that the company has used bronze in a watch case: the metal alloy was one of the materials typically used in shipbuilding in the 19th century.

  • HOMAGE TO THE CHAMPION OF THE OCEANS

    20 January, 2014 - 10 months ago

    Aquatimer Chronograph Edition "Expedition Jacques-Yves Cousteau"

    In 1971, for his film “The Dragons of Galapagos”, the best-known pioneer of marine research, Jacques Cousteau, undertook an expedition to the remote islands in the Pacific. He not only succeeded in capturing sensational underwater footage of the Galapagos marine iguanas: he also learned much about the mysteries of their way of life.

  • SIGNS OF LIGHT FROM THE DEEP

    20 January, 2014 - 10 months ago

    Aquatimer Chronograph IW376804 and Aquatimer Automatic IW329001

    Charles Darwin wrote that the species with the best chances of survival are those that are most ready to adapt. Seen in this light, the prospects of success for the new Aquatimer Chronograph and the new Aquatimer Automatic from IWC Schaffhausen are very promising.

  • IWC Schaffhausen receives the Butterfly Mark ...

    10 January, 2014 - 10 months, 2 weeks ago

    “Positive Luxury” has awarded IWC Schaffhausen with the Butterfly Mark for its outstanding commitment to championing positive initiatives on both a local and global level. These achievements have led to IWC’s recognition by the advisory board of Positive Luxury as a Positive Brand of 2013.

  • IWC Schaffhausen opens boutique in Venice

    7 January, 2014 - 10 months, 2 weeks ago

    Venice Boutique

    Following the opening of the first Italian boutique in Rome in March of last year, IWC Schaffhausen is now putting down roots in Venice. To underline the importance of the Italian market, the Swiss watch manufacturer has decided to expand its retail network at Piazza San Marco in Venice, the beating heart of one of the world’s most beautiful and celebrated cities.

  • Aquatimer - THE EVOLUTION OF THE DIVER’S WATC...

    1 January, 2014 - 10 months, 3 weeks ago

    Aquatimer Chronograph Edition "Galapagos Islands"

    The evolution of the diver’s watches from IWC continues. The 2014 Aquatimer collection from IWC Schaffhausen comes with inspired technical features, even more in-house calibres and a patented IWC bracelet quick-change system.

  • Solution competition WATCH INTERNATIONAL 4/20...

    20 December, 2013 - 11 months, 1 week ago

    WATCH International 4/13

    Solution to “Guess Who” competition WATCH INTERNATIONAL 4/2013, Mr. Steve Jobs.

  • “THE LITTLE PRINCE” reading with Pierfrancesc...

    19 December, 2013 - 11 months, 1 week ago

    In the run-up to the Christmas holidays, IWC organized a reading from the celebrated book at its Rome boutique on Piazza di Spagna honoured by the attendance of Pierfrancesco Favino, Italian actor and IWC Friend of the Brand.

  • IWC SCHAFFHAUSEN ANNOUNCES THREE-YEAR PARTNE...

    16 December, 2013 - 11 months, 1 week ago

    BFI Logo

    The Swiss luxury watch manufacturer IWC Schaffhausen has been appointed a partner of the BFI (British Film Institute) and the BFI London Film Festival in partnership with American Express® for 2014, 2015 and 2016. IWC will also be the headline sponsor of the BFI’s fundraising gala LUMINOUS in 2015.

  • FOR IWC, NICO ROSBERG SWAPS RACE SUIT FOR WAT...

    12 December, 2013 - 11 months, 2 weeks ago

    Georges Kern, CEO of swiss watch manufacturer IWC (L-R), Nico Rosberg and presenter Florian Koenig attend a press talk following a watchmaking class

    At a media event organized today by Swiss watch manufacturer IWC Schaffhausen, brand ambassador Nico Rosberg replaced his customary race suit with a white coat and – as a participant in an exclusive watchmaking course – demonstrated his feel for technology and precision craftsmanship.

  • IWC FILMMAKER AWARD PRESENTED BY CATE BLANCHE...

    8 December, 2013 - 11 months, 2 weeks ago

    he panel of judges for the IWC Filmmakers Award

    Academy Award winner and IWC Friend of the Brand Cate Blanchett presented the second IWC Filmmaker Award to Waleed Al Shehhi, for his film “Dolphins”. Swiss luxury watch manufacturer IWC Schaffhausen and the Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF) collaborated for the second consecutive year to give talented film-makers from the region the opportunity to win the award.

  • IWC SCHAFFHAUSEN INAUGURATES NEWLY RENOVATED ...

    6 December, 2013 - 11 months, 3 weeks ago

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    Three years ago, in the prestigious setting of Berlinskiy Dom, Swiss luxury watch manufacturer IWC Schaffhausen opened the doors of its first boutique in Moscow. The boutique has now reopened after considerable renovation and welcomes visitors to explore the world of haute horlogerie through IWC’s iconic timepieces.

  • IWC Schaffhausen auctions unique piece and bu...

    12 November, 2013 - 1 year ago

    Auction unique piece Sotheby Le Petit Prince Edition

    A unique piece by the Swiss luxury watch manufacturer IWC Schaffhausen was among the timepieces under the hammer at the Sotheby’s Geneva auction of Important Watches. Together with the Antoine de Saint-Exupéry Youth Foundation, IWC is using the proceeds to support the construction of a school with a library in Cambodia, thereby contributing to the fight against illiteracy.

  • HASANGA, 12, CROSSES THE WINNING LINE AS LAU...

    11 November, 2013 - 1 year ago

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    The exhilarating joy of sport is captured in the imaginative design produced by a 12-year-old Sri Lankan boy which has been engraved on the back of a limited edition IWC Schaffhausen watch. A defined percentage of the earnings of the limited Edition are invested in the support of Laureus Projects.

  • CATE BLANCHETT HEADS JURY OF SECOND IWC FILMM...

    8 November, 2013 - 1 year ago

    The Swiss luxury watch manufacturer IWC Schaffhausen and the Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF) today announced that IWC Friend of the Brand and Academy Award winner Cate Blanchett will head the IWC Filmmakers Award jury again this year. IWC and the DIFF also announced the shortlisted projects in the line-up for the USD 100,000 prize for the second IWC Filmmaker Award taking place on 7 December 2013 during the 10th edition of DIFF.

  • Watches of Switzerland, London High Horology ...

    4 November, 2013 - 1 year ago

    IWC Schaffhausen announces an exclusive three week High Horology exhibition in association with Watches of Switzerland, from 4th – 22nd November. The exhibition will rotate around three, central London Watches of Switzerland stores and will offer clients an exclusive opportunity to view a selection of limited pieces from IWC Schaffhausen.