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Jaeger le Coultre

News and articles about Jaeger le Coultre

Sales at Mont Blanc rose 8%

Watches and jewellery aid Richemont profit hike

Profits at Swiss luxury goods group Richemont increased 43% last year, with jewellery sales soaring by 32% and watches by 31%.

Duometre a Chronographe JLC

Laings of Glasgow becomes first Glaswegian stockist of Jaeger-LeCoultre

The iconic Swiss watch brand will be sold at Laings’ recently refurbished store.

A Lange & Söhne is one of the Richemont Group's watch brands

Q4 watch and jewellery sales increase at Richemont

Sales at constant exchange rates increased by 24% at Swiss luxury goods group Richemont for the three months ended December 31, 2011, with watch and jewellery sales also showing growth.

Sales at Richemont increase 35%

Sales at Richemont for the five months ended August 31 2011 increased by 29% at actual exchange rates and by 35% at constant exchange rates.

Cartier produced strong sales for Richemont

Richemont results boosted by record jewellery and watch sales

Luxury goods group Richemont has reported a 33% increase in sales to €6,892 million (£6,123 million) and a 63% increase in operating profit to €1,355 million (£1,204 million) in its annual report and accounts for the year ended 31 March 2011.

Richemont enjoyed a strong Q3, but remains concerned over Q4

Richemont Q3 sales soar

Luxury goods group Richemont enjoyed double-digit growth in all of its business areas in Q3 but said it expects a “challenging” Q4 when it will face tougher prior-year comparatives and a stronger Swiss Franc squeezing its gross margin.

Moonmachine by MB&F and Stepan Sarpaneva

Time lords: Salon QP

As Salon QP returns for its fourth show, Retail Jeweller finds out which brands will be exhibiting this year, and why the thriving event is a must for everyone in the watch industry

Damien Hirst's Beautiful Sunflower Panerai Painting

Watches and Art: Not just a pretty face

Artists and brands are teaming up to produce desirable designs on timepieces with technical clout. Laura McCreddie looks at the latest partnerships in the world of watches


The finer things: Luxury products

Sales of luxury products are soaring and consumers are increasingly happy to splash their cash online as brands begin to master premium web retailing

Brands such as Breitling are big business in the pre-owned market

Pass it on: pre-owned market

Pre-owned watches are flying out of retailers’ stores. Laura McCreddie looks at their appeal.

Aurel Bacs in action at Christie's

Time will tell: future collectables

Christie’s head of watches Aurel Bacs gives his five rules for finding collectables, while three horological journalists pick the watches they think will be worth something in the future.

Glycine's has reduced the Lagunare's case size for its updated model


Leading watch journalist Ken Kessler gives you the lowdown on what to expect at this year’s BaselWorld, including the rebirth of the ultra-thins


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Fast Facts on
Wedding rings

  • 860 AD:The year Christians started using rings in marriage ceremonies.
  • 4th:The finger the ring is placed on.
  • 2,200BC:The year of the oldest recorded exchange of wedding rings in ancient Egypt.
  • 1854:The year in which the manufacture of 15ct, 12ct and 9ct became legal.

Photo from William Cheshire