’Couture Time’ adds watches to Couture show

May 2011 Luxury show Couture, through a partnership with consumer publication Watch Journal, has launched “Couture Time,” a significant collection of fine watch and clock brands that will be integrated into the show’s exhibitor base at it’s approaching edition, scheduled for June 2-6 at the Wynn Las Vegas.

Brands will include Armin Strom, Ball Watch USA, Bedat, Bell & Ross, Bremont, Christophe Claret, Ellicott 1738, Ernst Benz, Franc Vila, Gergé Swiss Timepieces, Giuliano Mazzuoli, Hautlence, Ladoire, Linde Werdelin, Montres Venus, SEAH, Speake-Marin, TF Est. 1968 and Tutima.

Located throughout the show floor at the Wynn, in the Fairway Villas or in the “Timepiece Suites” in the Wynn Tower Suites, the exhibit spaces will offer retailers quick access to these brands. As an added convenience for retailers, appointments can be made with all watch brands at the Couture Time Appointment Desk, which will be located at Couture registration.

“We’re thrilled to bring this important addition to our community,” says Lee Arevian, director of Business Development for the Couture Show. “Our goal in establishing Couture Time was to select companies that embody the best in manufacturing and craftsmanship, while also representing a diversity in style, design and price point.”

“Couture is the premier high-end event for the finest retailers,” says Glen Bowen, editor of Watch Journal. “With Couture Time, we’re bringing together some of the world’s best watch brands with America’s top retail community to do business in an exclusive and luxurious setting.”