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Up periscope at U-Boat watches

Irreverent Italian watchmaker U-Boat is 20 years old this year, but its founder and creative director Italo Fontana is showing no signs of growing up now the company is out of its teenage years.

U-Boat creates its Sommerso professional dive watch in bronze

The brand's founder and creative director Italo Fontana says the bronze case is a nod to diving equipment worn by the earliest divers.

WATCHPRO ORIGINALS: BeauGeste Luxury president Thierry Chaunu on the joys of...

In an era of Switzerland's giant watchmakers and conglomerates demanding ever more space and branding with their authorized dealers, it is as hard as ever for smaller independent brands to break in, but BeauGeste president Thierry Chaunu believes that true luxury requires a personal touch rather than a corporate squeeze play.

BeauGeste Luxury adds trio of brands to its watch distribution portfolio

Baume & Mercier, U-Boat and Meerson appoint the New York based firm.

U-Boat begins 2020 with a reissue of its Classico ladies collection

Italian brand is 20 years old this year, and intends to rework a number of watches from its archive.

U-Boat submerges latest watch collection in oil

Italian watchmaker's Capsoil collection uses the same technique as Ressence where the mechanism and dial are entirely enclosed in a bath of oil.

Italo Fontana gets revved up at Californian car show

Italo Fontana unveiled his new U-Boat digital watch at the Pebble Beach car week in California. The Italian watchmaker, a fan of supercars, has entered...

U-Boat turns to titanium and carbon in its limited edition Chimera

U-Boat’s new Chimera 46 uses extremely strong and light carbon and titanium in a limited edition creation of 888 pieces. The watch has a bezel...

Mother of Pearl U-Boat shrinks case to fit current tastes

Even the mighty U-Boat has been forced to acknowledge that prevailing tastes point to smaller case sizes. The Italian watch brand renowned for its oversized...