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Geneva Watch Group Announces Partnership with Timex Canada to Distribute Kenneth Cole Timepieces

May 14, 2018

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 14, 2018--Geneva Watch Group is proud to announce a partnership with Timex Group to distribute Kenneth Cole New York, Kenneth Cole Reaction and Unlisted timepieces in Canada.

The brand’s iconic New York based fashion heritage, together with its modern design cues has an already established business in the region. With the help of Timex group and their extensive established business in the market we are one step closer to growing our global presence even further.

“With its vast network and strong market position Timex is the perfect partner to show the Canadian consumer the existing world of Kenneth Cole Watches,” said Stefan Kuhlwein, CFO & COO of Geneva Watch Group.

“We are excited to be partnering with Geneva Watch Group to distribute the Kenneth Cole watch brand in Canada,” says Vikram Arora, Managing Director, Timex Group Canada.

“Kenneth Cole Watches epitomize the brand’s iconic heritage inspired by the urban and high-tech streets of New York. The unique and modern styling cues are certain to resonate with the Canadian customers and make Kenneth Cole Watches a perfect addition to the Timex Group of Canada’s portfolio of brands. We look forward to building the brand in Canada with our retail partners,” he adds.

Kenneth Cole Watches joins Timex, Nautica, Versace, Versus and Ferragamo timepieces in the Timex Group portfolio.

ABOUT GENEVA WATCH GROUP

Geneva Watch Group is a global leader in the design, manufacturing, and distribution of timepieces. The company creates watches under licenses for fashion and lifestyle brands such as Kenneth Cole New York, Kenneth Cole Reaction, Ted Baker London, Nicole Miller and Sean John.

ABOUT TIMEX GROUP CANADA

Timex Group designs, manufactures and markets innovative timepieces around the world. Founded in 1854, Timex Group is a privately-held company headquartered in Middlebury, Connecticut with multiple operating units and over 4,000 employees worldwide. As one of the largest vertically integrated watch makers in the world, Timex Group companies produce watches under several well-known brands, including Timex, Nautica, Salvatore Ferragamo, Versace and Versus. Join Timex on social media: Facebook (facebook.com/timex), Instagram (@timex), and Twitter (@timex).

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CONTACT: Timex Group Canada, Inc.

Vikram Arora

Varora@timex.com

KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA CANADA NEW YORK

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: TECHNOLOGY LUXURY CONSUMER ELECTRONICS OTHER TECHNOLOGY RETAIL FASHION SPECIALTY

SOURCE: Geneva Watch Group

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