Swiss watch manufacturer Breitling has announced that it will be teaming up with award-winning online destination for men’s style, Mr Porter. The partnership will begin with the launch of a special limited edition Navimitimer 8, the first of 31 curated timepieces that will come from the collaboration.
Alongside the partnership, the Swiss watch manufacturer and the leader in online luxury retail for men have announced the Navitimer Aviator 8 B01 Chronograph 43 Limited edition, which is part of the impressive Navitimer 8 collection that was introduced to great acclaim earlier this year.
Breitling CEO Georges Kern spoke on his anticipation for the forthcoming partnership with Mr Porter, saying, “Breitling and MR PORTER share common values of quality, exclusivity, and an affinity for exceptional products, which makes us proud to partner with the leading online retail destination for men’s style. This is an important step in Breitling’s omnichannel strategy and perfectly fits our digital vision to offer a unique brand experience to a broader audience around the globe.”
The Navitimer Aviator 8 B01 Chronograph 43 Limited Edition will be limited to just 1000 pieces with a Breitling Manufacture Caliber B01 at its heart. It is highly regarded by experts and enthusiasts around the world as one of the finest mechanical watch movements ever since its creation. Of course, the Navitimer Aviator 8 B01 Chronograph 43 Limited Edition is a COSC-certified chronometer.
The timepiece is a study in luxury style and features “an elegant silver dial and anthracite contrasting chronograph with small seconds subdials. Its cuttingedge move ment is visible through a transparent sapphire case back, while a distinctive satinbrushed bezel features indexes and Arabic numerals in addition to its practical pointer. The watch is presented on a brown leather strap.”
Managing Director of Mr Porter, Toby Bateman, also spoke on the new partnership, stating, “We are thrilled to be launching Breitling, a brand that embodfstaies craftsmanship and performance. Its recent rebirth within the watch industry has been very successful, making this the perfect time for this partnership, which will carry on the strategic growth of MR PORTER’s luxury watch category. Breitling’s newest watches – as well as its iconic timepieces – will be sure to resonate with our global customer base.”
Unfortunately, we will not be stocking this exclusive collaboration, but we have several discounted Breitling watches in our collection.