The SIHH welcomes new brands; it is now official, the following release of the Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie ( SIHH ), occurring January 15th to 18th in Geneva, will welcome 4 new brands. This incorporates power house Hermès and three more modest free watch brands, which will uncover in the devoted ‘Indie corner’, the Carré des Horlogers.
Rumors were at that point out for quite a while, yet at this point it’s official that Hermès won’t be at next year’s Baselworld, yet at the other huge watch reasonable, SIHH. It is to be sure an articulation for the Geneva reasonable, underlining its appeal. The French extravagance power house is quite possibly the most lofty names in the extravagance business and its merged incomes passed the 5 billion euros limit in 2016 (157 million Euro for watches).
The Carré des Horlogers, made in 2016 and refocusing very good quality autonomous watchmakers, accounts for 3 new brands, DeWitt , Romain Gauthier and Chronométrie Ferdinand Berthoud , laureate of the Aiguille d’Or at the Grand Prix d’Horlogerie de Genève 2016, the Oscars of watchmaking. Ferdinand Berthoud is a sister company of Chopard. Altogether, 34 brands will be now displaying at SIHH.
This year, the SIHH welcomed 16,000 guests remembering 1,200 writers and 2,500 public guests for the most recent day (and the first open day at the SIHH in quite a while history). In an official statement, Fabienne Lupo, SIHH Managing Director commented “There is no expectation of expanding SIHH inconclusively. It will develop inside painstakingly estimated restricts in order to safeguard the estimations of greatness that have produced its standing. It should likewise meet the assumptions for its exhibitors and customers, both now and in the future.”
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