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  • Online Auction

    2010-08-09T00:00:00 - 6 years, 9 months ago

    News - Online Auction Mission Earth - Hero Promo

    IWC is donating the entire proceeds from the highest bid of 30,800 euros for the unique Ingenieur Automatic Mission Earth Edition “Adventure Ecology” in platinum to the “Sculpt the Future Foundation.”

  • “Land ahoy!” for the successful Plastiki expe...

    2010-07-26T00:00:00 - 6 years, 10 months ago

    David de Rothschild and his crew, who had covered around 8000 nautical miles across the Pacific from San Francisco, were welcomed by an enthusiastic crowd.

  • Aquatimer Chronograph Edition Jacques-Yves Co...

    2010-06-11T00:00:00 - 6 years, 11 months ago

    IWC Schaffhausen honours Jacques-Yves Cousteau on his 100th birthday with a fifth special edition: the Aquatimer Chronograph Edition Jacques-Yves Cousteau.

  • Sotheby’s auctions the fourth exclusive Big P...

    2010-05-09T00:00:00 - 7 years ago

    Sotheby’s, the auction house, has auctioned a unique horological treasure for a good cause on behalf of the Swiss watchmaking company IWC Schaffhausen: the single platinum version of the Big Pilot’s Watch Edition Antoine de Saint Exupéry from IWC has found a new owner together with a special edition of Saint Exupéry’s biography “L’archange et l’écrivain” by Nathalie Des Vallières for CHF 50,000.

  • Big individualist

    2010-05-07T00:00:00 - 7 years ago

    IWC Schaffhausen is underlining its partnership with the footballer Zinédine Zidane with a new special edition: the Big Ingenieur Edition Zinédine Zidane.

  • “IWC Schaffhausen. Engineering Time since 186...

    2010-03-16T00:00:00 - 7 years, 2 months ago

    Swiss watchmaking company IWC Schaffhausen is releasing an impressive and definitive work of art – but this time, in the form of a book.

  • Elegance meets high-tech

    2010-01-18T00:00:00 - 7 years, 4 months ago

    IWC Schaffhausen is treating its chronograph movement to a ceramic case made of zirconium oxide. Entirely in the spirit of its namesake Leonardo da Vinci, the Da Vinci Chronograph Ceramic embodies innovation and first-class engineering in perfected form.

  • Icons of good style

    2010-01-18T00:00:00 - 7 years, 4 months ago

    The Portuguese Automatic, whose timeless elegance is matched by its technical perfection, makes its grand entrance as a classic horological beauty.

  • Success goes from strength to strength

    2010-01-18T00:00:00 - 7 years, 4 months ago

    For more than ten years, it has been the most desirable timepiece in the Portuguese family, a classic automatic chronograph in its purest form.

  • The new flagship of the Portuguese fleet

    2010-01-18T00:00:00 - 7 years, 4 months ago

    The Grande Complication from IWC Schaffhausen, which brought the highest horological complications together in a wristwatch as a world-first precisely twenty years ago, now appears for the first time in a Portuguese case.

  • Witness to time

    2010-01-18T00:00:00 - 7 years, 4 months ago

    Portuguese Hand-Wound Marquee 02

    The Portuguese Hand-Wound (Reference 5454) is a contemporary witness to IWC’s Portuguese family of watches, which has been in existence since 1939.

  • The new sound from Schaffhausen

    2010-01-18T00:00:00 - 7 years, 4 months ago

    The minute repeater mechanism from IWC Schaffhausen, which features in the Grande Complication and Portuguese Minute Repeater, is one of the most beautiful and exclusive horological complications.

  • The legacy of the seafarers

    2010-01-18T00:00:00 - 7 years, 4 months ago

    The Schaffhausen watch manufacturer IWC is celebrating one of its oldest-established watch families in 2010: the Portuguese watches enter their eighth decade.

  • Beguiling new eternity

    2010-01-18T00:00:00 - 7 years, 4 months ago

    Portuguese Perpetual Calendar Marquee 04

    The manufacturer has treated the Portuguese Perpetual Calendar, its specialist for long calendar periods, to a gentle facelift and an extension to the model range: two new variants in red gold and two in white gold increase the variety of models on offer.

  • Whirlwind from 270 degrees West

    2010-01-18T00:00:00 - 7 years, 4 months ago

    A new Tourbillon classic takes its place in the Portuguese family, with a hand-wound pocket watch movement – tradition in its purest form.

  • Mysterious diva

    2010-01-18T00:00:00 - 7 years, 4 months ago

    The Portuguese Tourbillon Mystère Rétrograde has for many years been one of the most beautiful watches with a rotating carriage escapement.

  • Welcome to the club

    2010-01-18T00:00:00 - 7 years, 4 months ago

    This new creation – a chronograph with the well-established IWC-manufactured 89360-calibre movement – is an elegant sports watch and embodies the best technical ingredients.

  • IWC Flagship Boutique

    2009-10-28T00:00:00 - 7 years, 7 months ago

    The world’s first IWC Flagship Boutique in Hong Kong adds an exciting new dimension to the brand experience for clients of the Swiss watch manufacturer.

  • Engineers for a better world

    2009-04-16T00:00:00 - 8 years, 1 month ago

    With the challenges that face our planet, the world needs men like the environmental adventurer David de Rothschild – and companies like IWC Schaffhausen, whose active contribution to environmental protection is based on a firm belief in this cause.