With all the talk of mergers, acquisitions and musical managers, the merchandise could have easily taken a back seat at the fine¬†watch¬†world’s leading trade shows here and in Basel, Switzerland. At the shows, which ran from the end of March through last Tuesday, gossip percolating during the day and over cocktails and dinner each evening frequently centered around who was likely to acquire the LVMH brands owned by Mannesman, IWC,.. Read More