23 Jun '13, 4am

Rolex beats Apple to become Britain's most-loved brand - Asia-Pacific Business and Technology Report

Luxury watchmaker Rolex has beaten off competition from Apple to be crowned Britain's favourite brand. The Swiss firm impressed consumers and industry experts who considered the company's "quality, reliability, and distinction". It pushed iPhone maker Apple into second place for the second year running and Microsoft into third, reports Express.co.uk. Industry experts came up with a shortlist of around 1,000 superbrands which were then voted on by 2,900 people. The Centre for Brand Analysis, which conducted the research, sought to identify brands which have "established the finest reputation in their field". The top 20 most contains providers of premium goods and services, such as Hilton, in seventh place, Mercedes-Benz, 10, and BMW, 11. Other British stalwarts - including the BBC, Heathrow Airport, BP, and Marks and Spencer - remained in favour with the public and rooted i...

Full article: http://www.biztechreport.com/story/2515-rolex-beats-apple...

Tweets

TSMC signs up Apple for three-year FinFET deal:...

eetimes.com 24 Jun '13, 11am

LONDON – Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. Ltd. is set to supply Apple with processors using its FinFET process at th...

Snap up a pint in Britain's first Bitcoin pub

guardian.co.uk 23 Jun '13, 6pm

Bitcoin has its first British boozer. The Pembury Tavern in Hackney, east London – as well as its sister pubs in Cambridge...

via @bof

via @bof

businessoffashion.com 23 Jun '13, 10am

LONDON, United Kingdom β€” It’s often said that Apple has applied the rules of fashion to the marketing of its popular iPod,...

Rolex bids to keep its No 1 luxury watch spot: Gap between mega watch brands Rolex and Omega is shrinking as t...

Rolex bids to keep its No 1 luxury watch spot: ...

arabianbusiness.com 23 Jun '13, 9am

On the opening day of the Basel World watch fair this year, Digital Luxury Group (DLG) released a report confirming that t...

Team Endeavour announces Rolex Fastnet Race ent...

bymnews.com 24 Jun '13, 9am

TOE IN THE WATER uses competitive yacht racing as a tool to re-inspire wounded and profoundly injured service personnel. I...

Brand News: Bettie Page

Brand News: Bettie Page

high.heels.com 24 Jun '13, 4am

is inspired by the iconic pin-up herself and the subculture of the classic era. With playful polka dots, retro curves and ...