Liège, Belgium - 11 December 2010
Kuypers Jewellery at Liège, BelgiumIn the heart of Liège since 1936, Kuypers Jewellery stands for an expert in watch and jewelry business.
For the introduction of its new Vintage collection and to present the brand's background , Bell & Ross has installed a corner exclusively dedicated to the brand. You can discover new Vintage models but also famous models like the BR 01 Airborne Diamond or BR 01 Carbon Fiber, eventually few gold and diamond timepieces.
KUYPERS rue de la Régence 1 LIEGE 4000 Belgique Tel. +32 (0) 42 22 16 23 http://www.bijouterie-kuypers.com
Paris, France - 26 November 2010
2010 Belles Montres FairThe biggest European watch fair dedicated to non-professionals will host on 26 November the best world watchmakers.
In the unique setting of the Carrousel du Louvre in Paris, this 4th edition of the Belles Montres fair aims to make the public discover the world of Haute Horlogerie, traditionally reserved for insiders.
From November 26 to 28, 2010 - Carrousel du Louvre, Paris 1
From 10 AM - 7 PM
Bell & Ross: Hall Delorme - Booth N°32
London, UK - 25 November 2010
Bell & Ross unveils its novelties at the Kronometry 1999 store in LondonTo celebrate the launch of its new Vintage collection and the upcoming arrival in stores of the brand new BR 01 Compass model, Bell & Ross and Kronometry 1999 held a cocktail in the London store on New Bond Street.
Kronometry 1999 106, New Bond Street LONDON W1S 1DN
Athens, Greece - 19 November 2010
Athina Watch FairThe largest exhibition of watches and premium brands was held at the Helexpo Palace in Athens, Greece from November 19th to 21st 2010.
Paris, France - 26 October 2010
Bell & Ross' Vintage Collection On Display at the Artcurial Aeronautics AuctionOn October 26 Bell & Ross presented the new Vintage Collection at the elegant Artcurial auction house in Paris. 200 guests had the privilege to admire the exceptional show of aeronautical objects that will be auctioned on Friday 29th.
200 years of history were displayed through the collection of objects including posters, instruments from cockpits, Concorde souvenirs and even one Mirage fighter plane.
Guest could also see and tried the Bell & Ross Vintage collection which is directly inspired from the aeronautical world.
USA - October 2010
Tourneau Vintage Launch PartiesThis fall Bell & Ross and watch retailer Tourneau are hosting launch parties at various Tourneau locations throughout the United States to introduce Bell & Ross' new Vintage Collection.
Customers enjoy cocktails and hors d'oeuvres while viewing this exciting new collection inspired by vintage watches of the 1940's and featuring the Vintage BR 123 and 126 Carbon Beige that are being sold exclusively at Tourneau for six weeks.
Parties are being held at Tourneau locations in San Diego, Scottsdale, Dallas, Boston, and New Jersey.
Paris, France - 30 September 2010
A Woman at the Helm of the Air and Space MuseumOn August 10, 2010, Catherine Maunoury, world champion aerobatic pilot, took over as the head of the Museum of Air and Space for a three-year term. The museum is located at the site of the Le Bourget airport.
She succeeds Gerard Feldzer, airline pilot and longtime friend. The official induction ceremony took place this past Thursday in the presence of dignitaries such as the Defense Minister, Herve Morin, the Military Governor of Paris, General Bruno Dary, and Air Force Chief of Staff, General Jean-Paul Palomeros.
Catherine Maunoury earned her pilot's license at the age of 17. Her passion for aviation resulted in her being crowned two time aerobatic world champion, ten time French champion and Libre Integral European champion. She now heads this famous museum which houses a collection of over 400 aircraft and spacecraft and received 300,000 visitors last year.
Bell & Ross as a partner of the Museum welcomes Catherine Maunoury for its new features. Musée de l'Air et de l'Espace
Aéroport de Paris - Le Bourget BP173, 93352 Le Bourget cedex T. +33 (0)1 49 92 70 16 F. +33 (0)1 49 92 71 41 www.museeairespace.fr
Bruxelles, Belgium - 23 September 2010
First Dive at Nemo 33Bell&Ross invited a group of Belgium journalists for an unforgettable diving introduction at NEMO 33, the world's deepest diving pit, 33 meters.
This venue, with its surprising submarine construction, is in perfect keeping with the ultra-marine expertise acquired by Bell&Ross. Alongside with Marc Sluszny, extreme sports lover and fan of our brand, the journalists discovered or rediscovered the Marine BR02 collection; professional diving instruments. Wearing a watch on their wrist, each one of them noted that the BR02 is not just a reliable instrument ready for any professional diving mission, but an ally of every moment…
New York City, USA - 22 September 2010
E-Boutique and Vintage Collection LaunchesOn September 22nd, Bell & Ross hosted a cruise on the vintage yacht The Manhattan to celebrate the opening on that day of its U.S. e-Boutique and the launch of its new Vintage collection.
The U.S. e-boutique follows 2009's successful opening of Bell & Ross' European online shopping site and is intended to increase the visibility of the brand in the U.S. The new Vintage collection will be offered through the e-boutique and is inspired by the pilot watches worn by members of the “Greatest Generation.”
Approximately 40 members of the press and watch industry were treated to sushi by the world renowned chef and Iron Chef star Morimoto. Guests were also able to view the many different Vintage Collection models including the Original, Heritage and Officer.
Stacie Orloff, Bell & Ross President The Americas thanked the guests for coming and commented that the e-boutique had already recorded its first sale from St. Louis where Bell & Ross does not have an authorized retailer, pointing out the necessity for such a service for Bell & Ross watch lovers.
Cruising the Hudson River in a 1920's vintage style yacht and viewing the stunning Manhattan skyline was the perfect way to celebrate the launch of Bell & Ross' Vintage Collection and opening of its e-boutique.
Moscow, Russia - 16 September 2010
Bell & Ross, partner of GQ magazineBell & Ross was the "Official Watch" of the GQ Russia Man of the Year 2010 ceremony.
During the ceremony, held at Et Cetera Theater in Moscow, the names of the winners of the 13 GQ "Man of the Year" categories were revealed. These 13 persons are the most talented and successful personalities of the year chosen by the Russian GQ readers.
Apart from GQ's traditional crystal trophy, each winner received a special prize - a Bell & Ross timepiece. Carlos A. Rosillo, the CEO of Bell & Ross assisted at the event and handed the prizes.
Actor of the Year - Sergei Gorobchenko
TV Face of the Year - Alexei Pivovarov
Revelation of the Year - Aristarh Venes
Producer of the Year - Ruben Dishdishyan
Businessman of the Year - Ruben Vardanyan
Designer of the Year - Konstantin Gaidai
Restaurateur of the Year - Vadim Lapin and Dmitry Sergeev
Author of the Year - Mikhail Idov
Editor of the Year - Alexei Zimin
Sportsman of the Year - Kirill Mikhailov
Musician of the Year - Sergei Mazaev
International Man of the Year - James Cameron
Woman of the Year - Valeriya Guy Germanika
Within the framework of the "Man of the Year" ceremony GQ magazine established a special award for People's Artist of the USSR Vladimir Spivakov.
Moscow, Russia - 16 September 2010
Jet Family PartyThe Jet Family Party was organized in Vnukovo-3 airport with the support of Bell & Ross and marked the opening of the 5th annual business aviation exhibition.
The Business aviation complex proved an ideal spot for holding such a large-scale event, taking place in Russia for the first time.
The guests of the event had a unique opportunity to discover the latest models of luxurious business jets: Embraer Lineage 1000, and others.
Spacious tents set up on the territory of the complex were adorned with an exhibition of Bell & Ross timepieces. It was the occasion for the brand to officially launch its collections in the Russian territory with its distributor Mercury.
It's no surprise Bell & Ross chose this particular event as a premiere as the brand has always been inspired by the world of aviation.
The event gathered a large number of Bell & Ross fans, who showed great interest in the brand's latest collections.
The evening take-off strip, illuminated jets, the light show on the stage and white tents - everything was covered in mystery with the beat of rock-music setting the tone of the party.
The performance by famous singer Yoav filled the party with a special atmosphere whereas the funky chords of the legendary Russian band "Bi-2" left nobody indifferent!
The guests didn't leave the party till late at night, enjoying a unique atmosphere of the evening...
Paris, France - 15 September 2010
Ceremony AwardsInternational Fan Photo Contest July 21 to August 31, 2010 A Day in the Life of a Bell & Ross Fan "Show how you live your passion to the fullest" Bell & Ross congratulates the winners and thanks all the participants. Have a look at the top 3 photos ranked on Facebook and at our 7 Special Awards.
Paris, France - 15 September 2010
Bell & Ross Vintage Collection Launch EventOn September 15th, Bell & Ross launched its new Vintage Collection at the prestigious Cercle National des Armées in Paris.
The three different models within the collection were unveiled: Original, Heritage and Officer....all inspired by pilot watches of the 40's and 50's, and all faithful to the original source of the brand's inspiration.
There was a sumptuous catered buffet as well as a watch making workshop where one could admire the Bell & Ross watchmaker's expertise. Guests also had the opportunity to be photographed in vintage pilot gear in front of a Vintage plane backdrop and take home a unique souvenir from the event.
Following Bell&Ross chairman Carlos A. Rosillo's speech, prizes were awarded to the four winners of the Photo Contest that took place this summer on the brand's website and Facebook page.
More than 500 people attended the event. Journalists and media executives rubbed shoulders with military representatives, professional pilots, political figures, as well as watch industry leaders, all sharing their passion for fine watch making.
In such a convivial and friendly environment it was no wonder that the party went on until the late hours of the evening.
Paris, France - 30 August 2010
The BR 01 Radar in worldwide preview at ColetteThe Instrument BR 01 Radar will be launched in preview at Colette. For the occasion, watch collectors can acquire one of the first 10 numbers of this limited edition of 500 pieces.
The BR 01 RADAR watch is inspired by aircraft cockpits, where each instrument is a reference point in terms of legibility, reliability and performance. Bell & Ross has borrowed the radar display and adapted it to the BR 01 RADAR watch, going beyond the concept of the traditional reading of the time.
Colette 213, rue Saint- Honoré 75001 Paris France Tel :+33(0)1 55 35 33 90
Switzerland - 15 August 2010
The new Vintage Héritage collection exclusive preview at Les AmbassadeursBefore its official launch in September, Bell & Ross presented in exclusive preview its new Vintage Héritage collection at Les Ambassadeurs in Switzerland. Both stores in Geneva and Zurich have been decorated in Vintage colors for a period of two weeks.
GENEVE 1204, LES AMBASSADEURS, 39 rue du Rhône, Tel. +41 (0) 22 318 62 22 ZURICH 8001, LES AMBASSADEURS, Bahnhofstrasse 64, Tel. +41 (0) 44 2271 717
Jakarta, Indonesia - 15 July 2010
Bell & Ross opening ceremony of new boutique in JakartaBell & Ross celebrated the official opening of its first standalone boutique at the Pacific Place, Jakarta, Indonesia on 15 July 2010.
Commencing with a speech by Mr Nash Benjamin, CEO, FJ Benjamin Holdings, and a ribbon cutting ceremony, guests and media alike were invited to view the boutique, while models dressed in pilot styled uniforms mingled to showcase selected watches inspired by the cockpit of planes.
Jl. Jendral Sudirman kav. 52-53, #88A Pacific Place, Jakarta 12190, Indonesia. Telephone: +62 2151402711 Email: email@example.com
Jakarta, Singapore - July 2010
Bell & Ross celebrates boutique opening in Jakarta and SingaporeBell & Ross celebrated the official opening of its standalone boutiques at the Pacific Place, Jakarta, in Indonesia and at Marina Bay Sands in Singapore.
These two new openings indicate the brand's expanding presence in Asia. The Pacific Place in Jakarta is an international shopping mall located in the Sudirman Central Business District, Jakarta Selatan, Indonesia. Whereas Marina Bay Sands is an integrated resort fronting Marina Bay in Singapore. It belongs to one of the world's most challenging construction projects and engineering marvel.
Jl. Jendral Sudirman kav. 52-53, #88A Pacific Place
Jakarta 12190, Indonesia
Tel: +62 2151402711
Marina Bay Sands
The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands
2 Bayfront Avenue
Dans le cadre de son expansion croissante en Asie, Bell & Ross a célébré l'ouverture officielle de ses nouvelles boutiques en p
Europe - 28 May 2010
Discover www.bellross.com from your iPad!Bell & Ross available on your iPad for the European release. Through the creation of a special website adapted to the iPad and its unique features, the owners of the digital tablet and amateurs of the watch-making brand, will find the essential information about Bell and Ross in four sections: - The Brand: the origins, the history, its professional references - The Collections: watches inspired by aviation, by professional Diving as well as the Vintage collections. - The 500 Authorized retailers around the world - News and information about the Brand The site will be available both in French and in English.
Reminder: already available. Bell & Ross available on the iPhone and other Smartphones You can also log on www.bellross.com from your iPhone or any other brand of Smartphone (Blackberry ).
Bell and Ross confirms its leading position on the internet: - Bell and Ross was the very first watch brand that created an application for iPhone in March 2009. - Bell and Ross was also the very first brand to launch an online shop on December 1st 2009.
Osaka, Japan - May 2010
Bell & Ross in Osaka, Japantrengthening its presence in Asia, Bell & Ross unveils its new corner in Kijinkan prestigious timepiece store in Osaka, located in a popular commercial district called Nipponbashi.
KIJINKAN 2-7-10 Nipponbashi, Chuo-ku, Osaka Osaka 06-6636-6630
London, England - 29 April 2010
Bell & Ross at Kronometry 1999 in LondonBell & Ross unveils its brand new corner at the occasion of the Kronometry new London store inauguration on April 29, 2010.
More than 400 guests were invited to a magnificent cocktail party in a completely redecorated 200 m² boutique for the occasion : red projectors, a mixer table for the DJ, and tents outside, on New Bond Street, where guests could admire the building s illuminated facade throughout the evening. A facade on which a special fresco was projected representing outstanding timepieces and watch movements.
KRONOMETRY 1999 106, New Bond Street LONDON W1S 1DN Tel : + 44 (0) 20 7499 1434 Mail : firstname.lastname@example.org Monday - Saturday : 10AM - 7PM
Lisbon, Portugal - 10 April 2010
Silk Sky Night by Bell & Rosshe exclusive Silk Club of Lisbon, in partnership with Bell & Ross, hosted aviation professionals and fans, as well as watch enthusiasts at the occasion of the Silk Sky Night aviation party.
The invitees enjoyed the sophisticated atmosphere of the club with its terrace situated at the upper floor of Espaço Chiado and with its breathtaking view of Lisbon. As a partner of the evening, Bell & Ross and its collections were presented to 200 guests, including pilots, militaries and fashion people.
Baselworld, Switzerland - 18 March 2010
Bell & Ross takes part in the Basel FairBaselworld, the World's most famous Watch and Jewellery Show opens its door to some 2000 companies from the watch, jewellery and precious-stone industries and related sectors. About 100,000 visitors from the specialist retail and wholesale trade make their way to Basel from all over the world to discover the current trends and view the latest creations from the watch and jewellery sectors.
The presentation staged at BASELWORLD is truly unique, providing an opportunity to experience brand worlds at the topmost level.
Bell & Ross will be located in Hall 1.0 to present to journalists and retailers the new 2010 models.
BASELWORLD - Bell & Ross Hall 1.0 - Booth B 23 Basel 4005 Switzerland Tél: +41 58 206 25 25
Le Bourget, France - 06 March 2010
Bell & Ross becomes partner of the 'Femmes de l'Air' at the Air and Space MuseumTo celebrate 100 years of Licensed Women Pilots, the French Air and Space Museum organizes at the occasion of the International Woman's day an exceptional program dedicated to women pilots who will land at the Bourget in their own aircrafts. A fashion show, retracing the history of uniforms of all aviation professions, will take place directly in the hanger under the two Concorde aircrafts.
Musée de l'Air et de l'Espace
Aéroport de Paris - Le Bourget BP 173
93352 Le Bourget Cedex France
No entrance fees for the exposition.
Singapore - 26 February 2010
Bell & Ross opens world's first boutique in SingaporeBell & Ross continues its international development by the opening in Singapore of its first boutique worldwide. It marks a significant step in the history of the brand and confirms its dynamic growth.
The boutique reflects the same principles of Bell & Ross timepieces: pure lines and timeless elegance, masculine dark reflective glass is paired with wooden panels that set the tone for a modern, but intimate setting of the store. Customers are invited to lounge on leather seats, while they can browse a comprehensive range of Bell & Ross timepiece collections, from BR instrument, Professional and Vintage. The boutique also houses a UV light display, which allows for the optimal showcasing of the glow in the dark limited edition timepieces.
To commemorate the occasion, Bell & Ross has produced a boutique exclusive ‘Left Hand Crown BR 01-92 46mm Phantom' watch. Only 50 pieces of this limited edition will be available in Singapore.
The opening of the first Bell & Ross flagship boutique in Singapore symbolizes a very significant milestone for our brand, and it is only possible with the strong support of the fans of Bell & Ross,” said Mr Carlos Rosillo, CEO, Bell & Ross. “We are very pleased to present a unique left hand crown timepiece for our first standalone boutique, which we believe, our collectors will appreciate” adds Mr Bruno Belamich, Creative Director, Bell & Ross.
Watch connoisseurs and collectors can anticipate more boutique exclusive timepieces, as well as events that have been planned to celebrate the new store opening.
The Bell & Ross boutique is located at:
333A Orchard Road, #01-15 Mandarin Gallery, Singapore 238867.
Telephone: +65 6884 6471
Paris, France - 04 February 2010
Bell & Ross rewarded the Palme d'or at the International Automobile FestivalAs a partner of the inaugural ceremony, Bell & Ross was present with its exclusive watch collections. Carlos A. Rosillo, CEO of Bell & Ross, rewarded the prestigeous Palme d'Or to the grandson of the founder of the Volkswagen and the current Chairman of the Supervisory Board, Ferdinand Piëch.
11 Grand Prix, including the Palme d'Or rewarded personalities and companies for their work and talent. Exceptional Concept Cars were presented and 600 personalities, designers, car constructors, media and members of Jury participated in the official ceremony.
Seoul, Korea - 29 January 2010
Bell & Ross official launching event in KoreaFor its introduction in the Korean market, Bell & Ross invited press and VIPs for the official launch event in the JNB Gallery in the center of Seoul. The invitees enjoyed the Bell & Ross spirit in an exclusive and high-tech atmosphere surrounded with visuals, video projections and hologram showcases displaying the watches with a "floating" visual effect.
Infrared sensors were installed on the ceiling, guiding clients by a voice narration and music in each concept zone.