Baselworld 2018: countdown to the world’s most important event for the watch and jewellery industry


Baselworld (2018, 22-27 March, Basel) is the world’s biggest and most important event for the watch and jewellery industry. Over 1,500 exhibitors present themselves at the fair in Basel with the new developments, actual trends, the newest creations and innovations from the watch and jewelry industry. On the show there will be a rich offer of watches, jewelry and gemstones.

Baselworld, Tissot, Ballad – ph credits: Tissot

Watch industry: global premieres and unique creations

As in past years, Baselworld brings together the industry’s top players under one roof. Five of the six highest-revenue Swiss watch companies fete global premieres of their latest products here, at Baselworld; leading jewellery and gemstone companies likewise present their new creations and rarities to the public for the first time.

ph credits: Baselworld

Great expectations for the press conference

Media representatives can be onsite in the convention centre at 11:30 a.m. tomorrow morning or can view the event remotely via live streaming. Important market data will be announced at the press conference, which will also offer a first look at awaited new items for 2018 and promise to unveil several innovations.

ARTY – ph credits: Baselworld

Baselworld Live News: all event via streaming

On the “Baselworld Live News” delivers all the important news about the premiere show. This innovative news channel, which is being utilised for the first time at this year’s show, delivers news about the latest products and trends, events and interviews via messenger service (Facebook, Skype, Telegram) directly to its subscriber’s smartphone or tablet. Anyone who has subscribed to this service can also access the “Live News” via Baselworld’s website.

by Editorial Staff