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Close Brands, Closer Competition The legendary Hans Wilsdorf established Rolex in 1905. When he founded Tudor just over 40 years later in 1946, fans immediately put the two brands

The Best of Rolex Bracelets The bracelet is quite possibly one of the most overlooked aspects of a timepiece. Sure, the case, dial, and bezel are the star of

Rolex Submariner vs. Tudor Submariner: A Comparison of Similar Models Since Hans Wilsdorf created Tudor in 1946, people have compared the brand to their parent company, Rolex. For decades,

An Early Calling to the Watch Industry Today, we know Hans Wilsdorf as the father of two of the greatest watchmakers of all time: Rolex and Tudor. But before

TAG Heuer vs. Rolex TAG Heuer and Rolex are two very different brands who produce very different timepieces. However, even with their unique approaches to watchmaking, they may have

Our Top Watch Picks for the Fall The days are getting a bit shorter, while the nights are getting a bit cooler. Kids are groaning because school’s back in

Between 1904 and 1935, fourteen world land speed records were set in Daytona Beach, Florida. Avid Rolex wearer Sir Malcom Campbell set five of them. Over time, the

Rolex developed the original GMT in 1954 in collaboration with Pan-Am. The initial model featured a two-tone red and blue bezel inspired by the colors of the airline.

Famous Watches and Their Nicknames Watch nicknames may have started as affectionate calling cards given by watch enthusiasts. However, over the years, these monikers have helped to solidify certain

Swatch Group - Exiting from Baselworld 2019 Breaking news rattled the watch industry this past week with the announcement that the Swiss watch powerhouse The Swatch Group will no

The Rolex Daytona vs. OMEGA Speedmaster Arguably, two of the most iconic chronographs in the history of watchmaking are the Rolex Daytona and the OMEGA Speedmaster. Both have a

At times, the watch industry can seem a bit serious or even intimidating. However, once you start diving deeper into the watch world, you come to realize it’s