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The Swatch Group SA Company Profile
Swatch is worth watching. The Swatch Group (formerly Société Suisse de Microélectronique & d'Horlogerie) is one of the top watchmakers in the world. Its 20 some watch brands range from low-priced Swatch and Flik Flak collectibles to premium-priced Blancpain, Breguet, and Omega luxury pieces. Watches made by Swatch are sold at some 15,000 retailers worldwide, plus at more than 900 Swatch boutiques, more than 1,000 shop-in-shops, and some 140 kiosks. The company supplies nearly all the components for its own watches and also sells some movements to other watchmakers. Its Dress Your Body unit designs and makes jewelry for the Swatch Group brands. Swatch bought the Harry Winston jewelry and watch business in 2013.
Headlines for The Swatch Group SA
Swatch CEO optimistic on 2015 sales, shares jump
- Fri Mar 27
In smartwatch war, Swatch goes for cheap, quick and China
- Thu Mar 12
Swatch don't want to produce a mobile phone for your wrist but plans NFC integration
- Thu Mar 12
Swatch CEO Doesn't Want to Sell a Phone for Your Wrist
- Thu Mar 12
Swiss makers quietly gear up with smartwatches of their own
- Wed Mar 11
LVMH's Tag Heuer surfs wave of smartwatch partnerships
- Wed Mar 18
Robin Thicke Performs "Blurred Lines" at AMFAR's First-Ever Hong Kong Gala
- Sun Mar 15
Tag Heuer, Intel challenge Apple with Android smartwatch
- Thu Mar 19
Jony Ive insisted on making a $10,000 Apple Watch over objections from others at Apple
- Wed Mar 11
New Tag Heuer boss replaces top managers in turnaround drive
- Tue Mar 3
Contact Information
Address: Seevorstadt 6
CH-2501 Biel, Bern, Switzerland
Phone:+41-32-343-68-11
Fax:+41-32-343-69-11
Financial Highlights
Fiscal Year End:December
Revenue (2013):10735.90 M
Revenue Growth (1 yr):12.10%
Employees (2013):0
Key People
Chairwoman: Nayla Hayek
President Executive Management Board: Nicolas G. (Nick) Hayek Jr.
Memeber Extended Group Management Board Finance, Reporting,: Thierry Kenel
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