The Wearable Future

We envision a future that’s forever more connected. More active. More inspired. Combining world-class engineering with some of the world’s best brands, together we’re pushing boundaries in design and technology and reinventing the smart accessory (again and again).


Innovative Design

From New York to Hong Kong to Dallas, Fossil Group in-house teams have been delivering outstanding design for over 35 years.

Global Reach

Our robust global supply chain and distribution model spans more than 60 countries.

Scalable Platform

We’re lucky to have some of the best and brightest minds in the tech industry to continue to strengthen our hardware, app and cloud capabilities.

By The Numbers

When it comes to wearables, Fossil Group’s all in. Here’s a snapshot of our business by the numbers—and we’re only just getting started.


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Wearables News

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Wrists Are Buzzing With The New Fossil Gen 5

Tech that talks back. Tells you the weather. Gives you reminders. Reads you translations. Does this sound like your next must-have watch? The newly redesigned and revolutionized Fossil Gen 5 Smartwatch drops on the scene today, August 5, and introduces – new to its already impressive capabilities – tech that’s audible, lasts longer and optimizes performance.

“As a direct result of consumer feedback, we’re incredibly excited to be able to offer our first-ever proprietary apps that offer an extended battery life and increased iPhone compatibility, which is always top-of-mind with our consumers around the globe.” Steve Evans, EVP Fossil Group

This next generation smartwatch is built to be a best-in-class experience for the new and experienced tech enthusiasts alike. Here is a round-up of some top features that will allow its users to make the connected experience their own.


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Speaker

It speaks for itself. Answer your calls right on your wrist* and hear responses from the Google Assistant and listen to your favorite tunes with Gen 5’s new speaker. Ask about the weather. Ask it anything. The new Gen 5 answers.

Smart Battery Mode

Last longer. With a battery life that can last the day with you, your watch is ready to keep you connected. An four smart battery modes help you extend your battery for multiple days.

Increased Storage

It’s got a lot in store. Download and enjoy more apps and music with 8 GB of storage, better performance and less lag.

Tiles

Use Tiles to quickly access the information you need most, at a glance. With a swipe left, you can check your progress toward your fitness goals, follow the latest breaking headlines and more.

NFC-Enabled Payments

Never get caught without your wallet again. Use Google Pay™ on your watch wherever mobile payments are accepted**

Swimproof (30 Meters)

Wash your hands, jump into the shower or hit the pool without fear, your touchscreen smartwatch will be safe and sound. Yes, even the speaker.

Check out the new Gen 5 – select styles available for purchase in various colors for $295 – by visiting Fossil.com or dropping in to select Fossil retail stores globally. All styles are currently available for pre-order in the U.S. and EMEA and coming soon in APAC. All styles will be available for immediate purchase beginning 8/26.


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Brands In The News: Q2 2019

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The Future Is Smart

Fossil Group Enters Agreement To Sell Select Smartwatch Technology To Google

Transaction Unlocks Growth Opportunities for Fossil Group’s Wearables Business

Today, Fossil Group announced its plan to sell to Google for $40 million intellectual property (IP) related to a smartwatch technology currently under development by Fossil Group. As part of the transaction, a portion of Fossil Group’s research and development (R&D) team currently supporting the transferring IP will join Google. Fossil Group retains more than 200 R&D team members to focus on innovation and product development.

The transaction showcases Fossil Group and Google’s shared investment in the wearables industry. In recent years, smartwatches have become Fossil Group’s fastest growing category. The company successfully developed and launched smartwatches across 14 of its owned and licensed brands. 

“Fossil Group has experienced significant success in its wearables business by focusing on product design and development informed by our strong understanding of consumers’ needs and style preferences,” said Greg McKelvey, Executive Vice President and Chief Strategy and Digital Officer, Fossil Group.

“We’ve built and advanced a technology that has the potential to improve upon our existing platform of smartwatches. Together with Google, our innovation partner, we’ll continue to unlock growth in wearables.”

“Wearables, built for wellness, simplicity, personalization and helpfulness, have the opportunity to improve lives by bringing users the information and insights they need quickly, at a glance. The addition of Fossil Group’s technology and team to Google demonstrates our commitment to the wearables industry by enabling a diverse portfolio of smartwatches and supporting the ever-evolving needs of the vitality-seeking, on-the-go consumer,” said Stacey Burr, Vice President of Product Management, Wear OS by Google.

The transaction is expected to close this month.


Read about Fossil Group accolades from CES 2018

kate spade new york Brings Their Best To CES 2019

Smartwatches are all the buzz at this year’s 2019 Consumer Electronics Show, with kate spade new york debuting the latest version of their signature scallop smartwatch 2—developed under the brand’s new creative director Nicola Glass. Blending iconic design details with the latest in wearable technology, the Spring 2019 smartwatch collection envisions a spirit of optimistic femininity fused with everyday functionality like heart rate tracking, GPS capabilities and more.

“We thoughtfully designed our scallop smartwatch 2 for the women of today, who want to stay connected to what matters most in a way that’s stylish and authentic to them,” said Nicola Glass, Creative Director of kate spade new york.

With its iconic scalloped accents, these new smartwatches incorporate a refined approach to color, a sense of discovery, and the spade—the signature mark of the fashion house. Glass decided to use the spade both overtly and subtly throughout the collection, bringing a modern sensibility and an authentic point of view to the brand.

Take a look at the scallop smartwatch 2 by visiting katespade.com.


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Press Highlights

See what the press has to say about the kate spade new york scallop smartwatch 2.

Introducing new generation Fossil smartwatches Fall 2018

Fossil Group Launches New Heart Rate Tracking Smartwatches

Meet the next generation line-up of Fossil Group wearables. Compatible with both iPhone® and Android™ phones, these new touchscreen smartwatches include heart rate tracking, swim proof design, NFC payments and untethered, built-in GPS.

Get in ‘touch’ with what each brand has to offer.



Fossil: IT’S NOT NEXT GEN. IT’S BEST GEN.

The fourth generation of the Fossil Q smartwatch proves you can have both fashion and function. With brand new faces just in time for your seasonal refresh, this collection delivers instant notifications and fitness-based functions so you can take your workouts to the next level.

Shop the New Fossil Q →

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Skagen: THE FALSTER 2.0

Taking the same minimalist design approach as its award-winning predecessor, the Falster 2 – which debuted in January 2018 at CES – offers more available features without sacrificing the pared-down, life-simplifying ethos of the original.

Shop the Skagen Falster 2.0 →

Michael Kors: Runway Ready

Michael Kors announces the return of its iconic Runway platform as an innovative smartwatch—a fresh, eye-catching addition to the popular Access collection. In the next evolution, the Runway offers a highly personalized experience with new functionality and a sporty silicone-strapped style—perfect for those who want to transition from a workout to a night out with ease.

Shop Michael Kors Smartwatches →

Diesel: Real Time. Real You.

Diesel takes its wearable technology up a notch with the premium Full Guard 2.5. Elevated materials like the colored anodized aluminum make this touchscreen smartwatch lighter without sacrificing durability. The brand also introduces more innovative UX|UI advancements to support features like real-time notifications, the popular dial effects and more.

Shop Diesel Smartwatches →

Meet the next generation line-up of Fossil Group wearables! Compatible with both iPhone® and Android™ phones, these new touchscreen smartwatches include exciting functionality like heart rate tracking, swim proof design, NFC payments and untethered, built-in GPS.

Get in ‘touch’ with what each brand has to offer!



FOSSIL: IT’S NOT NEXT GEN. IT’S BEST GEN.

The fourth generation of the Fossil Q smartwatch proves you can have both fashion and function. With fresh new faces just in time for your seasonal refresh, this collection delivers instant notifications and fitness-based functions so you can take your workouts to the next level.

Shop the New Fossil Q →

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SKAGEN: THE FALSTER 2.0

Boasting the same minimalist design approach as its award-winning predecessor, the Falster 2 – which debuted in January 2018 at CES – offers more available features without sacrificing the pared-down, life-simplifying ethos of the original.

Shop the Skagen Falster 2.0 →

Michael Kors: Runway Ready

Michael Kors announces the return of its iconic Runway platform as an innovative smartwatch—a fresh, eye-catching addition to the popular Access collection. In the next evolution, the Runway offers a highly personalized experience with new functionality and a sporty silicone-strapped style—perfect for those who want to transition from a workout to a night out with ease.

Shop Michael Kors Smartwatches →

Diesel: Real Time. Real You.

Diesel takes its wearable technology up a notch with the premium Full Guard 2.5. Elevated materials like the colored anodized aluminum make this touchscreen smartwatch lighter without sacrificing durability. The brand also introduces more innovative UX|UI advancements to support features like real-time notifications, the popular dial effects and more.

Shop Diesel Smartwatches →