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Alpina

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Frederique Constant Reinvents the Classic and Alpina Introduces a New Startimer Pilot Chronograph

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There’s beauty in simplicity. It’s a concept often forgotten by watchmakers trying to come up with new complications and wild dial designs. But it’s not …
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Industry News: Citizen to Acquire Frederique Constant Group

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In a surprising industry maneuver, Citizen Watch Co., Ltd. announced earlier today that it will acquire Frederique Constant as part of their multi-brand expansion strategy. …
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Alpina Goes Vintage with the Seastrong Diver Heritage

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The popularity of ‘heritage’ models from established watch manufactures is still going strong this year at Baselworld 2016, and Alpina has joined the fray with …
Review / Review

Alpina Alpiner Chronograph Automatic 41.5 Review

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It’s been a while since we last had an Alpina watch in for review, and much has changed at the brand since. Our previous encounter …
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Alpina Introduces the Alpiner 4 Flyback Chronograph

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Last week, Alpina looked to turn a few heads and break some technological ground at Baselworld with their interesting – even exciting – new release, …
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Thoughts on the MMT Swiss Horological Smartwatch Platform

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I’ll admit that when I saw that Frederique Constant was announcing a smart watch platform, I was dubious of what they might show. This has …
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Introducing the Alpiner 4 GMT + Chronograph by Alpina

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130 year old Swiss brand Alpina seems to be in the process of reinventing itself, going back to what made the company great. Alpina’s original …
Review / Featured

Alpina Startimer Pilot Manufacture Review

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Last week we brought you a review of the Frederique Constant Slimline Moonphase, and today we’re bringing you a review of a watch by their …
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Frederique Constant Slimline Moonphase Review

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The price of a watch is such a loaded topic that it’s sometimes difficult to make head or tails of. There are so many considerations, …