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2018
15
June
2018
Schaffhausen, 15 June 2018 – IWC Schaffhausen is bringing a touch of summer to your wrist. The Swiss watch manufacture is launching a new edition of the Portugieser Yacht Club Chronograph as part of its "Summer Editions" collection. With a water-resi...
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June
2018
Schaffhausen, 1st June 2018 – IWC Schaffhausen is expanding its Portugieser family to include two classically elegant models. The Swiss luxury watch manufacturer is launching the first Portugieser watch in the current collection to have a perpetual c...
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May
2018
Schaffhausen, 30th May 2018 – Christoph Grainger-Herr, CEO of IWC Schaffhausen stars in the new social media campaign by Mercedes-AMG, a long-standing partner of the Swiss luxury watch manufacturer. In a short film now available online, the CEO appea...
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25
May
2018
Schaffhausen, 22 May 2018 – As a part of its current international omnichannel advertising campaign, IWC Schaffhausen is releasing an interactive Virtual Reality (VR) movie. The innovative, fully immersive VR experience was developed in close collabo...
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18
May
2018
Schaffhausen / Bucharest, 18th May 2018 – IWC Schaffhausen was presented with the Watch of the Year Award at the Temporis Gala Awards 2018. The Swiss luxury watch manufacturer received the prize for the IWC Tribute to Pallweber Edition “150 Years”. A...
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15
May
2018
Schaffhausen, May 15 2018 – IWC Schaffhausen is expanding its traditional Portofino Collection by introducing two new variants of the Portofino Hand-Wound Eight Days with a particular aesthetic charm. On the first, the grey suede strap – used for the...
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08
May
2018
Schaffhausen, May 8th 2018 – IWC Schaffhausen is launching a Pilot's Watch Chronograph in the original design from 1994. In line with its historic predecessor, this watch also has a quarter-seconds scale for measuring shorter time periods and rectang...
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April
2018
Schaffhausen, 16 April 2018 – IWC Schaffhausen is the first Swiss luxury watch brand to publish a sustainability report utilizing the global best-practice standards of the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI). Further reinforcing its commitment to the U...
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12
April
2018
Amsterdam, March 2018 – IWC Schaffhausen opens a pop-up store at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol. It is the first pop-up store in the world with a fully dedicated concept celebrating the brand’s 150th anniversary. Travelers passing through Europe’s third-...
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20
March
2018
Australia, 21st  March 2018 – Swiss luxury watch manufacturer IWC Schaffhausen proudly announces the opening of their first Australian boutique. Known for their timeless innovation and technical ingenuity, IWC Schaffhausen’s boutique has opened in pa...
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19
March
2018
Schaffhausen, 19 March 2018 – IWC Schaffhausen launches a new piece of technology, offering customers the opportunity to create a personalized version of the iconic Ingenieur Chronograph. With an easy-to-use configuration tool on IWC.com, customers c...
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18
March
2018
Schaffhausen, 18 March 2018 – IWC Schaffhausen officially launched the IWC Racing Team at the 76th Goodwood Members’ Meeting. With this step, IWC becomes the first watch brand to compete in classic car races with its own team and car. At the wheel of...
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March
2018
Schaffhausen, 18 March 2018 – IWC Racing Team is the name of IWC Schaffhausen’s own motorsport team. In future, it will take its place on the grid at historic racing events with the Mercedes-Benz 300 SL “Gullwing”. Taking turns at the wheel of the ic...
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16
March
2018
Schaffhausen, 16 March 2018 – In April, IWC Schaffhausen will kick off a worldwide omnichannel advertising campaign with actor Bradley Cooper. This is the first time that the Swiss luxury watch manufacturer has produced such an extensive on and offli...
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March
2018
Zurich / Schaffhausen, March 2018 - IWC Schaffhausen is offering leather accessories by Santoni in boutiques across the world. Be it a belt to match one’s Portugieser Chronograph or a clutch bag to complement the Da Vinci Automatic, this collection o...
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27
February
2018
Schaffhausen, 27 February 2018 – IWC Schaffhausen took part in the Laureus Sport For Good Ride along the French-Italian Riviera on the occasion of the Laureus World Sports Awards in Monaco. Led by double Olympic champion cyclist Fabian Cancellara tog...
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26
February
2018
Schaffhausen, 26 February 2018 – IWC Schaffhausen presented the Pilot’s Watch Mark XVIII Edition “Laureus Sport for Good Foundation” at the occasion of the 2018 Laureus World Sport Awards in Monaco. The timepiece with a case made of black ceramic, a ...
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17
January
2018
Geneva, 17 January 2018 – IWC Schaffhausen celebrated its 150th birthday and the launch of its Jubilee collection with a gala evening at the Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie (SIHH) in Geneva. Around 800 guests participated in the event, inc...
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16
January
2018
Geneva, 16 January 2018 – At the Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie (SIHH), IWC Schaffhausen welcomed Bradley Cooper as a new brand ambassador. ...
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15
January
2018
Schaffhausen, 15. January 2018 – IWC Schaffhausen unveiled a pocket watch with jumping numerals at the Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie (SIHH) in Geneva as a special highlight of the Jubilee collection, in celebration of the company’s 150th...
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15
January
2018
Schaffhausen, 15 January 2018 – IWC Schaffhausen unveiled three limited-edition “IWC Tribute to Pallweber” wristwatches with jumping numerals at the Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie (SIHH) in Geneva, as part of the Jubilee collection, to ce...
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15
January
2018
Schaffhausen, 15 January 2018 – IWC Schaffhausen unveiled five limited-edition Portugieser wristwatches at the Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie (SIHH) in Geneva as part of the Jubilee collection to celebrate the company’s 150th anniversary....
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15
January
2018
Schaffhausen, 15 January 2018 – IWC Schaffhausen unveiled two limited-edition Da Vinci watches at the Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie (SIHH) in Geneva as part of the Jubilee collection to celebrate the company’s 150th anniversary. The Da V...
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15
January
2018
Schaffhausen, 15 January 2018 – IWC Schaffhausen unveiled three limited-edition Pilot’s Watches at the Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie (SIHH) in Geneva as part of the Jubilee collection to celebrate the company’s 150th anniversary. ...
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15
January
2018
Schaffhausen, 15 January 2018 – IWC Schaffhausen unveiled three limited-edition Portofino models at the Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie (SIHH) in Geneva as part of the Jubilee collection to celebrate the company’s 150th anniversary. The Po...
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15
January
2018
Schaffhausen, 15 January 2018 – IWC Schaffhausen is turning 150. To celebrate this milestone, the company unveiled a special Jubilee collection at the Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie (SIHH) watch fair in Geneva. It comprises a total of 29 ...
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14
January
2018
IWC’s story begins with the spirit of endeavour and a bold, entrepreneurial idea: in 1868, American watchmaker Florentine Ariosto Jones founded the International Watch Company in Schaffhausen. With the aid of eminently qualified Swiss professionals, ...
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14
January
2018
During their time with IWC, seven individuals in particular have considerably shaped the fortunes of the Schaffhausen watchmaking company: Florentine Ariosto Jones, Ernst Jakob Homberger, Günter Blümlein, Georges Kern, Albert Pellaton, Kurt Klaus and...
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14
January
2018
From the Jones calibres to the Da Vinci with Kurt Klaus’s perpetual calendar and the Portugieser Sidérale Scafusia: ten products have determined IWC’s heritage and built its global success. ...
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2017
08
December
2017
Dubai, 8 December 2017 – Academy Award winner, Hollywood actress and IWC Schaffhausen Ambassador Cate Blanchett presented the sixth IWC Filmmaker Award to Haifaa Al Mansour from Saudi Arabia for her project, “Miss Camel”. The award ceremony was held ...
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