Some 40 leading brands will be present, April 7-13, on the newly enhanced watchesandwonders.com digital platform.
All the brands that had already confirmed their presence at the physical Salon, including Cartier, Chanel, Chopard, IWC Schaffhausen, Jaeger-LeCoultre, Hermès, Patek Philippe, Rolex, Tudor and Ulysse Nardin, will be joined by new arrivals, including Bulgari, Carl F. Bücherer, Hublot, Louis Vuitton, TAG Heuer and Zenith. It is the first time that so many prestigious watch brands have united around this initiative, making of Watches & Wonders 2021 an exclusive online event for retail and media professionals, as well as brands’ VIP customers who are invited to preview the new releases for 2021.
On the agenda: product launches and major partnership announcements by the brands, online press calls, a live Morning Show bringing daily analysis of what’s new at the Salon, plus panels and talks led by key industry figures and influential personalities.
Brands participating to the Watches and Wonders digital platform:
A. Lange & Söhne | Arnold & Son | Baume & Mercier | Bvlgari | Carl F. Bucherer | Cartier | Chanel | Chopard | Chronoswiss | Corum | Ferdinand Berthoud | Greubel Forsey | H. Moser & Cie. | Hermès | Hublot | IWC Schaffhausen | Jaeger-LeCoultre | Louis Moinet | Louis Vuitton | Maurice Lacroix | Montblanc | Nomos Glashütte | Oris | Panerai | Patek Philippe | Piaget | Purnell | Rebellion Timepieces | Ressence | Roger Dubuis | Rolex | Speake-Marin | Tag Heuer | Trilobe | Tudor | Ulysse Nardin | Vacheron Constantin | Zenith
The digital gathering will be followed a few days later, by the Watches and Wonders Shanghai physical Salon, where some 15 exhibiting brands will present their latest timepieces inside the West Bund Art Center.
The event will be open by invitation only to media, retailers and watch enthusiasts who will be first to see, in the metal, the new releases unveiled just days before on the watchesandwonders.com platform.
Brands participating to the Watches and Wonders Shangai physical event:
A. Lange & Söhne | Baume & Mercier | Cartier | Chopard | IWC Schaffhausen | Jaeger-LeCoultre | Montblanc | Panerai | Piaget | Roger Dubuis | Rolex | Tudor | Ulysse Nardin | Vacheron Constantin
Depending on how the COVID-19 situation evolves, more Watches and Wonders physical events may be added, to provide professionals and enthusiasts with an opportunity to discover the new releases for 2021 along with a hands-on experience.
For 2022, the leading names in the watch industry are looking forward to gathering, in person, at the next Watches and Wonders Geneva, which is expected to become the biggest watch Salon ever held in Geneva. This already highly anticipated event will take place in spring 2022 at Palexpo.
More information can be found at watchesandwonders.com