FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
G-SHOCK INTRODUCES AN ANALOG BLOCKADE CHRONOGRAPH
Distinctively Designed Timepieces with G-Shock Tough Technology
DOVER, NJ, (October 2, 2012) — Casio America, Inc. announces a new assortment of G-Shock’s latest design, the new blockade style. The GAC100 chronograph timepiece combines a unique design concept with G-Shock tough technology resulting in a series of timepieces that are rugged and refined.
The glossy black GAC100-1A and matte grey GAC100-8A introduce a blockade design concept with 2 buttons and screw lock crown. A must have fashionable and functional accessory for any man, the GAC100 collection will be sure to turn heads. Additional features include: 1/20th second chronograph, shock resistant and magnetic resistant, 200M water resistance and date display.
“G-Shock continues to be a leader in technology and cutting-edge fashion for timepieces,” said Shigenori Itoh, Chairman and CEO of Casio America, Inc. “With the release of the analog blockade chronograph; we are pushing the boundaries of inspired timepieces for the fashion conscious consumer.”
The GAC100-1A and GAC100-8A men’s chronograph watch will be available in November 2012 for $150 at Macy's, Bloomingdale's, Nordstrom, Tourneau, Independent Jewellers, fashion boutiques and on www.gshock.com.
About Casio America
Casio America, Inc., Dover, N.J., is the U.S. subsidiary of Casio Computer Co., Ltd., Tokyo, Japan, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of consumer electronics and business equipment solutions, established in 1957. Casio America, Inc. markets calculators, keyboards, digital cameras, mobile presentation devices, disc title and label printers, watches, cash registers and other consumer electronic products. Casio has strived to realize its corporate creed of “creativity and contribution” through the introduction of innovative and imaginative products. For more information, visit www.casiousa.com.