In the context of Midora Leipzig (05. 07.09) a panel discussion turns on fair Sunday the problem „ spare parts – the clocks stop ticking? „. Moderator Horst Eberhardt, Executive Director of the Association for watches, jewelry and time measurement technology will gather here representatives from industry, trade, crafts and policy round table to discuss this issue of vital importance. So far have pledged their participation:
Eberhardt: „ manufacturers want to supply any spare parts the master watchmakers or only under certain conditions, which meet them only with substantial additional costs may. “ for the shop a threat to the existence and the customers unreasonably, which must send his broken watch manufacturer.