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Why Montblanc's new smartwatch matters

It helps to teach Swiss brands what their users want from a smartwatch - if anything

The Montblanc factory in Le Locle, Switzerland. The new Summit has a heart-rate monitor embedded in the back of the case.

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LAST week, Montblanc became the first brand in the Richemont family of luxury companies to put out a smartwatch. The Montblanc Summit, based on Google's Android Wear 2 platform, aims to compete with, among others, the Apple Watch and rival Swiss brand TAG Heuer's Connected Watch...

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