Date — 24 October, 2011
IWC is celebrating Italy and everything Italian.
Today, we are proud to announce that IWC.com is now available in Italian. To enable Italian on your browser go to the headline and change from “English” to “Italiano” or click here >>
Above, we are also enthusiastic to share a few pictures from our recent PORTOFINO celebration at Zurich’s Grieder, in collaboration with master leather craftsmen Santoni.
The event featured a master watchmaker and shoemaker who entertained Zurich’s elegant elite with their knowledge and intense labors of love, as well as delicious Italian treats from Zurich’s famed Bindella restaurant.
Renowned for its discreet simplicity, the Portofino watch family welcomes a new and technically sophisticated model to its ranks. With the new Portofino Hand-Wound Monopusher, IWC presents its first-ever model with an ingenious single push-button chronograph. Read Article
IWC Schaffhausen sets up another milestone in its commitment to filmmaking. As official partner of the Festival du Film Francophone d’Angoulême, the Swiss luxury watch manufacturer now promotes French-speaking films from various countries including France, Belgium, Luxembourg, Canada, Switzerland, Africa and the Middle East. Read Article
IWC Schaffhausen has created a seductive range of partners’ watches to grace its Portofino collection. The Portofino Automatic and the smaller Portofino Automatic 37 have formed a bond and together set off their respective attractions to their best advantage. Read Article
After almost 72,000 kilometres, IWC-sponsored Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing (ADOR), led by Skipper and two-time Olympic silver medallist Ian Walker, has emerged as the victor in the Volvo Ocean Race 2014–15. Read Article