Fraud-protection firm Signifyd presents award to luxury watch etailer for its entrepreneurial spirit guided by innovative thinking.
Media-rich ecommerce site houses an in-depth history of Bremont, introductions to its brand ambassadors, news and event updates and the option to buy from all watch collections.
Wempe.com will start offering ecommerce services in Germany next year and the United States in 2020.
Farfetch added luxury watches to its line-up in May this year with an initial portfolio of watch brands including Bell & Ross, Girard-Perregaux, Tag Heuer, Ulysse Nardin and Zenith.
Where next for the online marketplace that welcomes more than 7 million unique visitors per month and is on track to sell luxury watches worth €1.2 billion this year.
Troverie , which launches today, carries watches from 16 prestige watchmakers and has the backing of 26 luxury jewelers present in 22 states.
The business, created just eight years ago in California, could sell second hand watches worth $45 million this year, according to its owner Paul Altieri.
Consumers are increasingly comfortable shopping online and on marketplace sites such as eBay and Amazon, even for prestige timepieces, but can be persuaded that fakes are genuine just because they are advertised with a manufacturer’s original photography.
Rolex may not need to panic, yet, but its dominance could be dented in the coming years as millennials take a different approach to watch buying than their parents.
Editorial content, educational features, style tips and advice on how to choose and maintain a luxury timepiece are all a click away.