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2020
15
October
2020
| 16:57 Europe/Amsterdam
Schaffhausen, 15th October 2020 – IWC Schaffhausen complements its TOP GUN range of Pilot’s Watches with the Pilot’s Watch Chronograph TOP GUN Edition “SFTI”. The new model takes inspiration from the “Strike Fighter Tactics Instructor” watch, which w...
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12
October
2020
| 08:48 Europe/Amsterdam
  Schaffhausen, 12th October 2020 – Following the release of IWC Schaffhausen’s second sustainability report, actor and producer Cate Blanchett connected virtually with IWC CMO Franziska Gsell to discuss sustainability. Sharing a mutual interest i...
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24
September
2020
| 11:40 Europe/Amsterdam
Schaffhausen, 24th September 2020 – IWC Schaffhausen is proud to release “Born of a Dream: A Man of the Future”. In this new instalment of the ambitious short film project, the brand tells the story of its founder, Florentine Ariosto Jones, played he...
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09
September
2020
| 02:50 Europe/Amsterdam
Schaffhausen / Shanghai, 9th September 2020 – At the Watches & Wonders exhibition in Shanghai, IWC Schaffhausen presented the iconic Portugieser Chronograph on a stainless steel bracelet for the first time. Thanks to this new bracelet option, the ele...
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03
September
2020
| 08:49 Europe/Amsterdam
Schaffhausen / Zurich, 3rd September 2020 – IWC Schaffhausen has opened the doors to its all-new flagship boutique in Zurich. Taking the concept of retail to a new dimension, IWC provides an interactive journey into its world, bringing to life the co...
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19
August
2020
| 16:03 Europe/Amsterdam
Schaffhausen, August 19, 2020 – An exciting new virtual experience will enable watch enthusiasts to explore IWC’s headquarters from their own homes. Via a live stream from Schaffhausen, visitors will be able to take a customised tour of the museum an...
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21
July
2020
| 13:55 Europe/Amsterdam
Schaffhausen, 21st July 2020 – IWC Schaffhausen has today released the second edition of its pioneering sustainability report in accordance with Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) standards. IWC was the first Swiss luxury watch brand to reference t...
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17
July
2020
| 17:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Schaffhausen, 17th July 2020 - A shared passion for engineering, design and storytelling brought the teams from Mattel’s Hot Wheels brand and IWC Schaffhausen together almost two years ago. To mark the formal launch of their collaboration and the rel...
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15
July
2020
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Schaffhausen, 15th July 2020 - IWC Schaffhausen and Orlebar Brown have picked the perfect month of July to announce their new partnership. Marking the start of their collaboration, the Swiss luxury watch manufacturer has unveiled the Portugieser Yach...
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15
July
2020
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Schaffhausen, 15 July 2020 – IWC Schaffhausen and its partner Solaris Yachts have jointly worked on a very special customised sailing yacht. A 55-foot Solaris 55 from the Italian boatbuilder was designed to perfectly reflect the spirit and visual cod...
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02
July
2020
| 12:36 Europe/Amsterdam
Schaffhausen, July 9, 2020 – IWC Schaffhausen premieres a short film project, titled “Born of a Dream:  A boy from San Mateo.” The short film depicts IWC brand ambassador Tom Brady, one of the most accomplished professional athletes of all time, as h...
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11
June
2020
| 16:06 Europe/Amsterdam
Schaffhausen, 11th June - To lift spirits during this challenging period, IWC family members have come together online through the brand’s “TIME WELL SHARED” initiative. Sharing their passion and knowledge with viewers at home, they hope to inspire a...
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27
May
2020
| 10:21 Europe/Amsterdam
Schaffhausen, 27th May 2020 - IWC Schaffhausen and Facebook have joined forces again for a new digital project to mark the launch of IWC’s latest Portugieser collection. The innovative Facebook Chatbot brings online customers closer than ever before ...
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19
May
2020
| 16:00 Europe/Amsterdam
  Schaffhausen, 19 May 2020 – IWC Schaffhausen has released a song by artist Cody Lovaas to complement its reading series of “The Little Prince”, which forms part of its “TIME WELL SHARED” initiative to lift spirits during the current global crisi...
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14
May
2020
| 15:03 Europe/Amsterdam
Schaffhausen, 14th May 2020 – In the latest video released as part of IWC Schaffhausen’s “TIME WELL SHARED” initiative, New York-based architect Hani Rashid joins IWC CEO Christoph Grainger-Herr and IWC Creative Director Christian Knoop for a convers...
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24
April
2020
| 15:14 Europe/Amsterdam
Schaffhausen, 24 April 2020 – IWC Schaffhausen adds attractive new models to the Portugieser family. A compact automatic style in the iconic Portugieser design, a new model with the legendary perpetual calendar, a nautical sports chronograph with an ...
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23
April
2020
| 17:01 Europe/Amsterdam
Schaffhausen, 23rd April 2020 – IWC Schaffhausen has become the first luxury watch brand to meet the new 2019 Code of Practices (COP) standard set by the Responsible Jewellery Council (RJC). By attaining this certification, the Swiss manufacturer rea...
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21
April
2020
| 06:45 Europe/Amsterdam
Schaffhausen, 21st April 2020 – As part of the recently announced “TIME WELL SHARED” initiative, IWC brand ambassadors from around the world will read chapters from “The Little Prince”, Antoine de Saint-Exupéry’s world-famous novel. Indian actress So...
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16
April
2020
| 17:11 Europe/Amsterdam
Schaffhausen/Amsterdam, 16th April 2020 – Two weeks ago, IWC launched its “TIME WELL SHARED” initiative, where members of the IWC family, including brand ambassadors, partners and employees, share their passion and knowledge through digital channels....
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15
April
2020
| 08:56 Europe/Amsterdam
Schaffhausen, 15th April 2020 – As part of its recently announced “TIME WELL SHARED” initiative, IWC Schaffhausen will promote a personal volunteering program for its employees. In their own free time, and on an individual and voluntary basis, employ...
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30
March
2020
| 07:02 Europe/Amsterdam
Schaffhausen, 30th March 2020 – As the world faces a health crisis, the global IWC family stands together for the launch of “TIME WELL SHARED”. Through this initiative, IWC employees, brand ambassadors and partners will share their time, knowledge, e...
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17
February
2020
| 21:33 Europe/Amsterdam
Schaffhausen / Berlin, 17th February 2020 – During the 20th anniversary celebrations of the Laureus World Sports Awards, IWC Schaffhausen visited a local Laureus-supported project in Berlin. The Swiss luxury watch manufacturer has been a partner of t...
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03
February
2020
| 08:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Schaffhausen, 3rd February 2020 – IWC Schaffhausen has unveiled a reworked version of the Portugieser Chronograph. The iconic design, with its clean, open dial, two recessed totalizers and flange with quarter-second scale, remains unchanged. Inside t...
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17
January
2020
| 09:57 Europe/Amsterdam
Schaffhausen/Düsseldorf, 17 January 2020 – IWC Schaffhausen and Solaris Yachts announce their new partnership at boot Düsseldorf 2020, the world’s largest boat and water sports fair. The Swiss watchmaking company and the Italian luxury yacht brand sh...
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09
January
2020
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Schaffhausen, 9th January 2020 – IWC Schaffhausen and brand ambassador Hayden Cox have released a new film showcasing the surfboard designer at work. Focusing on Cox’s pioneering approach to upcycling, within his Haydenshapes Surfboards business, it ...
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2019
05
December
2019
| 17:22 Europe/Amsterdam
Schaffhausen/Goodwood, 5 December 2019 – Pilots Steve Boultbee Brooks and Matt Jones have made aviation history after completing the first ever round-the-world flight in a Spitfire. Boultbee Brooks and Jones landed just in time for Christmas to a rap...
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29
November
2019
| 09:04 Europe/Amsterdam
Schaffhausen, 29 November 2019 – IWC Schaffhausen has dedicated two extraordinary limited edition Pilot’s Watches to Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport. The special editions feature a matte black zirconium oxide ceramic case and a carbon fibre dial – b...
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28
November
2019
| 17:18 Europe/Amsterdam
Schaffhausen, 28th November 2019 – IWC Schaffhausen presents the “Lewis Hamilton” Big Pilot’s Watch Perpetual Calendar Edition. The special design, limited to 100 watches, combines a black ceramic case and a Bordeaux-red dial with a crown and a case-...
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24
November
2019
| 00:48 Europe/Amsterdam
Schaffhausen/Zurich, 24th November 2019 – The 13th Laureus Charity Night was celebrated in Dübendorf near Zurich on Saturday night. Around 620 guests came together to support the Laureus Foundation Switzerland. The evening raised an impressive amount...
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20
November
2019
| 08:37 Europe/Amsterdam
Schaffhausen, 20 November 2019 – This year, IWC Schaffhausen became an official licensee of the "Blue Angels®" U.S. Navy Flight Demonstration Squadron. To mark this occasion, the Swiss luxury watch manufacturer is presenting the Pilot's Watch Chronog...
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