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Casio launches first G-Factory Premium store in PH

Casio launches first G-Factory Premium store in PH
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Casio Computer Co., Ltd. announced the opening of its first-ever G-Factory Premium store in the Philippines. The Philippine G-Factory Premium store is only the second in the world, next to the first concept store launched in Singapore two years ago.

“Filipinos love timepieces. This is why we chose the Philippines as just the second country in the world to have a G-Factory Premium store,” said Atushi Yamaoka, General Manager of Timepiece Department, Overseas Marketing, and Sales Division of Casio Computer Co., Ltd. “We are proud to give Filipinos a one-of-a-kind shopping experience with our wide range of premium timepieces, like the MR-G, MT-G, Master of G series and Oceanus,” he said.

The G-Factory Premium store offers customers a first-hand look at Casio’s watches that are infused with cutting-edge technology never before seen in timepieces. Filipinos will be able to get a glimpse of Casio watches that were first unveiled at this year’s Basel World, the world’s premiere event for watches and jewelry. Specifically, Casio announced to start their new direction, “Global Time Sync” concept, which is firstly installed to brands of G-SHOCK, Oceanus, and Edifice.

For G-SHOCK and Oceanus, there is a new module system called GPS Hybrid Waveceptor, which uses GPS or radio wave time-calibration signals to correct the time wherever the user is.

The MR-G Series stands at the pinnacle of the G-SHOCK line, incorporating advanced technology and fine metal crafting to realize toughness made with fine attention to detail. The G-SHOCK MRG-G1000 has the GPS Hybrid Waveceptor with the lightweight, rust-resistant titanium case. The case is finished with Sallaz polishing, a metal-polishing technique that creates a solid, yet refined look. Making the best of Japanese craftsmanship, this new luxury G-SHOCK watch also features “Global Time Sync” concept and Dual Dial World Time functionalities.

Meanwhile, every OCEANUS solar-powered, radio-controlled watch delivers outstanding functionality in an elegant full metal case with a refined, sporty European design. The OCEANUS OCW-G1000 is the latest model and it comes with the GPS Hybrid Waveceptor as well to realize Casio’s “Global Time Sync” concept. This prestige watch sports a lightweight titanium case with elegant Sallaz polishing, showcasing Casio’s technology and Japan quality.

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Both of these revolutionary watches will be exclusively available in the Philippines’ first ever G-Factory Premium concept store opening on September 29, 2015 at the 2nd floor, Greenbelt 5 in Makati. More of Casio’s premium lineup will be available at the store.

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