The top three watch brands now account for 40% of the value of all sales in Great Britain.
British retailers returning from Baselworld have given the world’s biggest brands a glowing review for creating some of the most commercial watch collections in years.
Glasgow-based six-store multiple picks his favourites from Hublot, Tudor, Bell & Ross and Chopard.
Mr Toulson heads a team of buyers at Aurum Holdings that uses Baselworld to assess watches that will find their way into Watches of Switzerland, Mappin & Webb, Goldsmiths and WatchShop, a group of stores that account for around one-third of the entire UK market with estimated turnover of over £600 million in 2016.
Zenith will be the horological leader of the LVMH group of brands; the top, the apex, the zenith.
WatchPro digs for signs of revival in the value end of the watch market and searches for the next big thing in fashion.
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Group managing director describes how luxury watch brand sales are soaring outside of London.