Barely a few months after dismissing Apple's smartwatch, the new chief executive of luxury Swiss watchmaker Tag Heuer conceded Tuesday that such a hi-tech gadget might after all have a place in his firm's line-up.
The Adidas Smart Run watch may not be packed with as many features as other smartwatches on the market, but it's got the best music now that the sportswear giant has partnered with MixRadio, bringing users the popular music app.
Upcoming bracelets with technology from Intel Corp and design cues from fashion brand Opening Ceremony will connect the wearer with Facebook, Google and Yelp via an AT&T data plan without having to carry a smartphone.
Jaeger LeCoultre, one of Swiss group Richemont's watch brands, number two in the world of luxury, expects above average growth in its sector this year, said its CEO on Monday during a public interview in the Swiss daily newspaper Agefi.
French payments company Ingenico has signed a deal with LVMH-owned Spanish luxury retailer Loewe to provide iPhone-based payment services for its network of 160 stores around the world, Ingenico said on Wednesday.