The Couture Show

COUTURE Announces the Launch of “COUTURE Time”

May 11, 2011

May 03, 2011

Contact: Michelle Orman
(646) 302-5521

COUTURE Announces the Launch of “COUTURE Time”
A Curated Selection of the Best Brands Offering a Diverse Range of Products


New York, NY, May 3, 2011– COUTURE, through its partnership with the leading consumer publication the Watch Journal, is pleased to present COUTURE Time – a significant collection of fine timepiece brands, carefully curated and thoughtfully integrated into COUTURE. “We’re thrilled to bring this important addition to our community,” notes 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 premiere high-end event for the finest retailers,” enthused 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.”

Brands on display in this sold-out section of COUTURE 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, in the Fairway Villas or in the “Timepiece Suites” in the Wynn Tower Suites, the exhibit spaces will offer retailers seamless, first-hand access to these illustrious brands. As an added convenience for retailers, appointments can be made with all watch brands at the COUTURE Time Appointment Desk located at COUTURE registration.

COUTURE takes place June 2nd – June 6th, 2011 at Wynn Las Vegas.  Further information about the event can be found on the event website at

COUTURE,, is the definitive annual event for upscale retailers, designers, and manufacturers of fine jewelry and timepieces. Set in the magnificent Wynn Las Vegas, COUTURE attracts luxury retailers from around the globe who are shopping for the most exquisite and unique designs. Over 90% of the event’s exhibitors choose to exhibit exclusively at COUTURE, ensuring it remains the destination for high-end design during Las Vegas Market Week. Moving into its 16th year, COUTURE continues to be the benchmark for the industry standard for excellence as it features designs from top international brands as well as the industry’s rising stars. The COUTURE brand is part of the Nielsen Expositions’ Jewelry Group.

About Nielsen Expositions’ Jewelry Group The Nielsen Expositions’ Jewelry Group serves as a conduit to a highly targeted global network of actively engaged jewelry retailers, designers, buyers, wholesalers, manufacturers, and suppliers. Our diverse media portfolio consists of publications, tradeshows, conferences, websites, and data services, and includes the brands National Jeweler, Couture, JA New York Shows, and CustomerConnect. Nielsen Expositions is a part of The Nielsen Company, a global information and media company,

About Watch Journal™
Part of the Sandow Media Corporation’s family of groundbreaking publications, Watch Journal™ redefines the watch magazine through innovative design, content and distribution targeting an ultra-affluent audience. Watch Journal™ reports on the world’s best watches. With contributors in Geneva, New York and around the country, Watch Journal™ specializes in delivering the detailed, first-hand accounts of watch world happenings that the enthusiast craves. Watch Journal™ is published six times a year.