IWC - Archive

2019
08
July
2019
| 12:08 Europe/Amsterdam
Schaffhausen/Goodwood, 8th July 2019 – IWC Schaffhausen and Boultbee Flight Academy are delighted to announce that the restoration of the “Silver Spitfire” is complete. The unique surface of polished aluminium highlights the iconic silhouette of the ...
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25
June
2019
| 13:42 Europe/Amsterdam
Schaffhausen, 25th June 2019 – IWC Schaffhausen is pleased to announce its partnership with iconic athlete Tom Brady. With six Super Bowl titles, four Super Bowl MVP Awards, three League MVP Awards, and 16 Division titles – Tom Brady embodies grea...
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13
June
2019
| 10:57 Europe/Amsterdam
Schaffhausen / Paris, 13th June 2019 – IWC Schaffhausen and the Antoine de Saint-Exupéry Youth Foundation (FASEJ) celebrate the Foundation’s 10th anniversary with a “10 years, 10 days” exhibition from 10th–20th June in Paris. The highlight of the exh...
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08
June
2019
| 08:41 Europe/Amsterdam
Schaffhausen, 8th June 2019 – Today, on World Oceans Day, IWC Schaffhausen announces its support for a pioneering environmental project, spearheaded by its partner, Cousteau Divers. Cousteau Divers intends to study the effects of climate change by me...
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16
May
2019
| 17:49 Europe/Amsterdam
Mexico City/Schaffhausen, 16 May 2019 – Brazilian supermodel Adriana Lima took part in a boxing session with children in Mexico City. The IWC brand ambassador’s sparring partners are participating in a program called “Campeones de la Paz” (‘Peace Cha...
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02
May
2019
| 16:29 Europe/Amsterdam
IWC is releasing this film as part of an extensive global advertising campaign revolving around its new Pilot’s Watches. In the movie, Lewis Hamilton is driving the Mercedes-Benz Silver Arrow W 125 around the Goodwood Race Track, when a Spitfire airc...
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07
April
2019
| 15:15 Europe/Amsterdam
Schaffhausen, 7th April 2019 – IWC Schaffhausen’s motorsport team competed at the Goodwood Members’ Meeting for the second time this weekend. At the wheel of the Mercedes-Benz 300 SL “Gullwing”, former Formula One™ star and brand ambassador David Cou...
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05
April
2019
| 08:50 Europe/Amsterdam
Schaffhausen, 5th April 2019 – IWC Racing Team is the name of IWC Schaffhausen’s motorsport team. Founded in 2018, the team takes its place on the grid at selected historical racing events. The team’s sports car of choice is the Mercedes-Benz 300 SL ...
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03
April
2019
| 13:46 Europe/Amsterdam
SCHAFFHAUSEN/LONDON, 3rd April 2019 – Tottenham Hotspur and IWC Schaffhausen celebrate the club’s new stadium which will officially open its doors to a full capacity audience on the 3rd April, when Spurs take on Crystal Palace in the Premier League. ...
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04
March
2019
| 17:27 Europe/Amsterdam
Schaffhausen, 4 March 2019 – IWC Schaffhausen auctioned a Big Pilot’s Watch Single Piece with a one-of-a-kind engraving. The online auction was organized by Sotheby’s and the special timepiece garnered an outstanding winning bid of USD 60,000. The Sw...
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22
February
2019
| 17:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Schaffhausen, 21 February 2019 – IWC Schaffhausen and Bradley Cooper are proud to announce a unique charity project. When attending the upcoming Academy Awards® ceremony, the actor and IWC brand ambassador will wear a Big Pilot’s Watch Single Piece w...
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18
February
2019
| 23:13 Europe/Amsterdam
Schaffhausen, 18. February 2019 – IWC Schaffhausen attended the annual Laureus World Sports Awards in Monaco to highlight its support for the work Laureus Sport for Good undertakes around the world. IWC brand ambassador and Hollywood actor James Mars...
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16
January
2019
| 07:08 Europe/Amsterdam
Geneva, 16th January 2019 – IWC Schaffhausen celebrated the launch of its new Pilot’s Watches with an exclusive gala evening at the Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie (SIHH) in Geneva. Around 800 guests had the chance to admire a true icon of...
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13
January
2019
| 23:59 Europe/Amsterdam
PILOT’S WATCH - DOUBLE CHRONOGRAPH (1992) Caliber A/79230, Reference IW3711, First manufactured in 1992 The first Pilot’s Watch - Double Chronograph made a springtime debut at the Basel Watch Fair in 1992, straight after IWC engineers had complet...
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13
January
2019
| 23:59 Europe/Amsterdam
Steve Boultbee Brooks and Matt Jones are hoping to make aviation history with the first round-the-world flight in a Spitfire. In summer 2019, the two British pilots will cover more than 43,000 kilometres and 26 countries in the iconic aircraft.​ T...
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13
January
2019
| 23:59 Europe/Amsterdam
Schaffhausen, 14th January 2019 – at the Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie (SIHH) in Geneva, IWC Schaffhausen will be presenting a new Spitfire line in the Pilot’s Watches collection. To celebrate the unique engineering expertise of the desi...
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13
January
2019
| 23:59 Europe/Amsterdam
Schaffhausen, 14th January 2019 – at the Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie (SIHH) in Geneva, IWC Schaffhausen will be unveiling a new TOP GUN line in the Pilot’s Watches collection. The Pilot’s Watch Double Chronograph TOP GUN Ceratanium is ...
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13
January
2019
| 23:59 Europe/Amsterdam
Schaffhausen, 14th January 2019 – at the Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie (SIHH) in Geneva, IWC Schaffhausen will be presenting two “Le Petit Prince” models and an “Antoine de Saint Exupéry” special edition in the Pilot’s Watches collection...
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2018
18
December
2018
| 21:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Schaffhausen, 18th December 2018 – IWC Schaffhausen has been ranked as the best-performing company in the Swiss Watch and Jewellery sector in a WWF Switzerland report examining the environmental impact of 15 brands. In a report released by WWF Swi...
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10
December
2018
| 16:56 Europe/Amsterdam
For over 80 years, IWC's Pilot’s Watches have been bringing the magic of flight to all those who wear them. These prestigious watches from Schaffhausen, with their characteristic instrument design that dates back to iconic navigation watches like the...
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25
November
2018
| 09:53 Europe/Amsterdam
Schaffhausen/Zurich, 25th November 2018 – CHF 1,111,111 towards improving equal opportunities among Swiss children and young people: This impressive total was raised at the 12th annual Laureus Charity Night, which was staged at Hangar Dübendorf on Sa...
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13
November
2018
| 17:58 Europe/Amsterdam
Geneva, 13 November 2018 – Today, Sotheby’s auctioned an exclusive Unique Piece from IWC Schaffhausen. The Big Pilot’s Watch Annual Calendar Edition “Antoine de Saint Exupéry”, with a case made of 18-carat white gold, went under the hammer, garnering...
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12
November
2018
| 15:42 Europe/Amsterdam
Shanghai, November 8, 2018 – IWC Schaffhausen held a “For the Love of Cinema” event at Capella Shanghai, the last remaining cluster of traditional Shikumen townhouses in the modern city. Here East meets West and, with the presence of Academy Award-wi...
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28
October
2018
| 22:17 Europe/Amsterdam
Mexico City/Schaffhausen, 28th October 2018 – IWC Schaffhausen proudly congratulates brand ambassador Lewis Hamilton on winning his fifth FIA Formula OneTM World Drivers’ Championship title*. Following the result of the race at the Mexico Grand Prix ...
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10
October
2018
| 00:00 Europe/Amsterdam
London, 10th October 2018 – IWC Schaffhausen and the BFI (British Film Institute) revealed Richard Billingham as the winner of the third annual IWC Schaffhausen Filmmaker Bursary Award in association with the BFI. The award was presented during a sta...
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04
October
2018
| 18:35 Europe/Amsterdam
Rio de Janeiro/Schaffhausen, 4th October 2018 – Brazilian football legend and Laureus Academy Member Cafu visited Instituto Reação, a programme supported by Laureus Sport for Good, where he met 11-year-old Ana Claudia. With her drawing on the theme “...
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30
September
2018
| 00:42 Europe/Amsterdam
Zurich/Schaffhausen, 30th September 2018 – During the exclusive IWC Private Dinner held as part of the 14th Zurich Film Festival, British actor Dev Patel presented the 4th Filmmaker Award. The film "Beast" from producer Simon Hesse was declared the w...
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15
September
2018
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Schaffhausen, 15th September 2018 – IWC Schaffhausen lends its support to the "Silver Spitfire – The Longest Flight" expedition as its main sponsor. Next summer, a carefully restored Spitfire boasting a unique silver-chrome finish will take off from ...
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03
September
2018
| 07:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Schaffhausen, 3 September 2018 - The IWC Racing Team made its official Swiss debut at the 14th Arosa ClassicCar. Former FORMULA ONE driver Karl Wendlinger drove the Mercedes-Benz 300 SL “Gullwing” on the winding 7.3 kilometre hill-climb route from La...
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27
August
2018
| 17:30 Europe/Amsterdam
Schaffhausen (Switzerland), 27th August 2018 – IWC Schaffhausen marked the inauguration of its new Manufakturzentrum with a celebration. The official opening of the new production plant for movement components, manufacture movements and cases is a mi...
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