Yesterday’s launch of WatchPro Market took even essentially the most optimistic members of our group abruptly.
We introduced our plans for the consumer-facing present in London’s Shoreditch in WatchPro’s Each day Information Alert and, inside minutes, had inquiries to take part coming in from the US, Switzerland, Germany Japan, Denmark and over a dozen British-based companies.
We have been additionally inundated with questions from the general public about the right way to attend.
WatchPro Market is precisely what it seems like: a relaxed and casual retail house the place watchmakers will current their newest collections on to the general public.
As much as 35 manufacturers will participate, though yesterday’s response prompted us to ask the venue’s administration concerning the availability of an adjoining house that may enable the occasion to double in measurement.
WatchPro Market takes place on Saturday, November 7 to Sunday, November 8, at The Previous Truman Brewery (pictured prime), a former industrial web site within the coronary heart of London’s achingly trendy Shoreditch — the epicentre of the capital’s millennial hipster motion.
WatchPro shall be selling the Market to its viewers of over 300,000 guests to WatchPro.com each month, plus there shall be a focused social media marketing campaign aimed toward London’s watch lovers by WatchPro and taking part watch manufacturers, and a PR offensive.
Judging from the watch manufacturers which can be reserving, WatchPro Market shall be an extremely numerous present. Not like most multibrand retailers, which provide a narrowing portfolio of similarly-positioned manufacturers, inquiries for the Market recommend it can present watches from unbiased house owners (with the house owners presenting their creations), international giants resembling Seiko and Grand Seiko, Corum and WOLF, and entrepreneurial British manufacturers together with Christopher Ward, Bamford London, Elliot Brown and TRIBUS.
A fast assessment of provides finds manufacturers from the UK, Switzerland, Germany, Italy, the US, Japan and Denmark.
All taking part manufacturers may have a year-round presence on a brand new WatchPro Market channel on WatchPro.com and our social media, making the provide much more enticing.