Business News: SIHH to welcome even more brands in 2018

Business News: SIHH to welcome even more brands in 2018

The SIHH welcomes new brands; it is now official, the following version of the Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie ( SIHH ), occurring January 15th to 18th in Geneva, will welcome 4 new brands. This incorporates power house Hermès and three more modest free watch brands, which will uncover in the committed ‘Indie corner’, the Carré des Horlogers. 

Rumors were at that point out for quite a while, yet at this point it’s official that Hermès won’t be at next year’s Baselworld, however at the other huge watch reasonable, SIHH. It is undoubtedly an explanation for the Geneva reasonable, underlining its allure. The French extravagance power house is quite possibly the most renowned names in the extravagance business and its united incomes passed the 5 billion euros limit in 2016 (157 million Euro for watches).

The Carré des Horlogers, made in 2016 and refocusing top of the line autonomous watchmakers, prepares for 3 new brands, DeWitt , Romain Gauthier and Chronométrie Ferdinand Berthoud , laureate of the Aiguille d’Or at the Grand Prix d’Horlogerie de Genève 2016, the Oscars of watchmaking. Ferdinand Berthoud is a sister company of Chopard. Altogether, 34 brands will be now displaying at SIHH.

This year, the SIHH welcomed 16,000 guests remembering 1,200 columnists and 2,500 public guests for the most recent day (and the first open day at the SIHH in quite a while history). In an official statement, Fabienne Lupo, SIHH Managing Director commented “There is no goal of expanding SIHH uncertainly. It will develop inside deliberately estimated restricts in order to safeguard the estimations of greatness that have manufactured its standing. It should likewise meet the assumptions for its exhibitors and customers, both now and in the future.”

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