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2019
07
April
2019
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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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27
August
2018
In its new Manufakturzentrum, IWC Schaffhausen marries traditional watchmaking with state-of-the-art manufacturing methods and technologies. Outstanding levels of quality and precision can be attained in the production of movement components and case...
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19
August
2018
Schaffhausen, 19th August 2018 – This week, the tenth TORTOUR multi-day nonstop ultracycling event took place. Representing the Laureus Foundation Switzerland , seven teams from IWC Schaffhausen were among the competitors. For the second time, IWC CE...
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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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01
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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30
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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