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Thursday, September 16 2021 - 00:03
Timex Group And Judith Leiber Couture Announce Collaboration And New Partnership
MIDDLEBURY, Conn., Sept. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire-AsiaNet/ --

- Following the collaboration debut, the license agreement is the natural next 
step in the partnership

Timex Group ( 
), a global leader in watchmaking for over 165 years, today announces a 
strategic new license agreement with Judith Leiber Couture ( 
), a global luxury brand. 

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The partnership will begin September 15, 2021 with the introduction of two 
limited-edition watch designs, the T80 digital and Q analog. With the bold, 
artful and fashion-forward touch of Judith Leiber, the styles will be limited 
to 200 units each and feature over 900 hundred Swarovski(R) crystals on the 
watch cases, dials and bracelets in playful color combinations that could only 
come from such a distinctive designer. 

"We are proud to reinforce our partnership with Authentic Brands Group and to 
add a brand that is a true cultural icon in the fashion world," notes Tobias 
Reiss-Schmidt, CEO of Timex Group. "We look forward to combining our expertise 
in luxury watchmaking with the disruptive, pop-culture inspired designs that 
the Judith Leiber brand is so renowned for." 

As part of this new partnership, Timex Group's creative designer Giorgio Galli 
has teamed up with Judith Leiber's creative director Dee Ocleppo Hilfiger to 
maintain the essence of the Judith Leiber brand while ensuring the watches and 
collections reflect the colorful aesthetic and contemporary luxury styling of 
the brand.

"We're so excited to design and release a collection with Timex. Watches are 
timeless, functional and the ultimate style accessory," said Dee Ocleppo 
Hilfiger. "Each watch has been transformed into wearable art through the 
impeccable craftsmanship, bold colors and iconic designs our audience loves and 
expects from Judith Leiber Couture."

Under this license agreement, Timex Group will be responsible for the 
production and worldwide distribution of Judith Leiber and Judith Leiber 
Couture-branded watches beginning in Spring 2022 at Judith Leiber boutiques, 
select authorized retailers and online. 

More information on the collaboration can be found HERE ( 


About Timex Group
Timex Group designs, manufactures and markets innovative timepieces around the 
world. Timex Group is a privately-held company headquartered in Middlebury, 
Connecticut with multiple operating units and over 3,000 employees worldwide. 
As one of the largest watch makers in the world, Timex Group companies produce 
watches under a number of well-known brands, including Timex, adidas, Furla, 
Gc, Guess, Judith Leiber, Missoni, Nautica, Salvatore Ferragamo, Ted Baker, 
Versace and Versus.
Join Timex on social media: @timex ( 
For more information, please visit 

About Judith Leiber 
Judith Leiber is a name synonymous with elegance, style and sophistication. For 
more than fifty years, Judith Leiber's incomparable evening bags and crystal 
minaudières have been recognized worldwide for their meticulous attention to 
detail, flawless hand-craftsmanship and whimsical designs. Under the creative 
direction of Dee Ocleppo Hilfiger, the brand's co-owner, collaborator and 
global brand ambassador Judith Leiber, has expanded its global footprint and 
re-launched Judith Leiber jewelry. Judith Leiber is available in 105 points of 
sale across North America, Europe and the Middle East and Southeast Asia.

For more information, visit
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), Facebook ( 
) and Twitter ( 

About Authentic Brands Group
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Press Contacts 
Timex | 

Authentic Brands Group, Owner of Judith Leiber 
Scarlet Manzueta |