To commemorate their second collaborative launch, leading watchmaker Casio G-Shock and leading street wear brand SUPRA
Online PR News – 20-October-2015 – Dubai, UAE – To commemorate their second collaborative launch, leading watchmaker Casio G-Shock and leading street wear brand SUPRA have designed two custom timepieces and two high-top silhouette sports shoes - the SUPRA x G-Shock and SUPRA x G-Shock S Series line respectively. The partnership emphasizes on the innovative technical features, functionality and stylish components that are available in both G-Shock and SUPRA products.
"The tie-up between Casio G-Shock and SUPRA stresses the common values of innovation, excellence, functionality and style that are synonymous with both brands," said Tsuneo Nagai, Managing Director, Casio Middle East. "We are confident that these specially-designed models will prove popular with the sports and outdoor-loving community of the region."
The limited edition G-Shock x SUPRA GDX6900SP-1 timepiece includes a 360 polka dot patterned design on a matte black bezel standard with Shock Resistance, 200M Water Resistance, 1/100th Sec Stopwatch, 12/24 Formats, Mute Option and World Time. Added features to the GDX6900SP-1 model are a Multi-Home Time 4 option and Auto LED Super Illuminator and10 - year battery all wrapped up in a formidable 53.9mm case size.
The inspiration for the black G-Shock x SUPRA sneaker stems from professional skateboarder Stevie Williams’ signature Estaban SUPRA model. The sneaker constructed from a combination of black leather with tonal polka dots, silver metallic leather, and black canvas offers exceptional comfort courtesy of an amply padded interior of black mesh and a white midsole constructed from lightweight SUPRAFOAM. To maintain the fast-paced athletic lifestyle, traction and added impact protection is ensured by a white rubber outsole and translucent heel pod.
Parallel to the GDX6900SP-1 for men is the GMDS6900SP-7 G-Shock x SUPRA timepiece for women – released through the G-Shock S Series line. The white timepiece includes a 360 polka dot patterned design, 200M water resistance, shock resistance, 2 Multi Alarm + 1SNZ and World Time (29TZ/48 Cities and 12/24 Hr Formats). The model further features a 24 Hr Countdown timer, mute function, 1/100th Sec 24Hr stopwatch, and EL backlight with bright flash alert.
The women’s Cuttler G-Shock x SUPRA sneaker - outfitted in a composition of white leather and canvas - is designed with Tonal polka dots adorning the upper area of the sneaker while metallic gold zippers provides easy access to the shoe’s white padded mesh interior. The base of the shoe is comprised of a white vulcanized sole with tonal foxing and pinstripes – ideal for a comfortably but stylish finish.
About SupraSUPRA is a global skate lifestyle brand founded in Southern California in 2006. Inspired by passion and born from skate, SUPRA is a footwear innovator fusing fashion, music, art, and street lifestyle to classic footwear silhouettes in an innovative way. Today, SUPRA operates flagship stores in Santa Monica, New York City, Mexico City, Paris, and Tokyo and distributes to over 60 countries worldwide through an exclusive network of retail shops and high-end boutiques. SUPRA is owned by KSGB, also known as K-Swiss Inc., a division of E.Land Group, a privately held Korean company.
About Casio Middle EastCasio Middle East is the regional subsidiary of Casio Computer Co. Ltd., overseeing sales and marketing activities across the GCC. Casio has been supplying products to countries in the Middle East through sales agents since the mid-1970s. Beginning in October 2013, Casio Middle East has been working in tandem with sales agents in each of the countries and carrying out sales and marketing activities tailored to these countries. By promptly supplying products and services suited to local tastes and lifestyles, the company intends to popularize Casio products and expand its business in the region.