Seiko and Rolex Brand Ambassadors, Djokovic and Kerber, Win The Championships at Wimbledon

 |  July 16th, 2018

It’s a wrap. The Championships at Wimbledon have new winners in the men’s and women’s singles and both are watch brand ambassadors. Novak Djokovic takes the Grand Slam title (his first since the 2016 French Open) for men’s singles, and Angelique Kerber takes the victory for women’s singles. Djokovic is a Seiko brand ambassador, while Kerber is a Rolex brand ambassador. Novak Djokovic and Seiko Originally seeded 12th, Serbian-born Djokovic claimed his 13th Slam by first beating Rafael Nadal in…

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A Close Look At The Grand Seiko Caliber 9F 25th Anniversary Limited Edition Watch

 |  February 22nd, 2018

In the late 1980s watches powered by quartz movements were undergoing a series of rapid innovations as brands resolved to add new functions to the quartz caliber.  At Seiko, the  Grand Sieko team chose to focus to the improvement and refinement of precision and durability and in 1993, Grand Seiko  unveiled a new quartz caliber: 9F.  Today, 25 years later,  Grand Seiko celebrates the  anniversary of that especially precise caliber by unveiling two Calibre 9F 25th Anniversary Limited Edition watches.…

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Seiko Prospex Challenge 2017 Makes Waves in NY with Fabien Cousteau

 |  November 5th, 2017

Recently in New York City, Seiko and the Prospex Challenge 2017 exhibit made a real splash. Focusing on Seiko Prospex dive watches throughout the years, the exhibit opened with a wave of enthusiasm, and even attracted Fabien Cousteau. In 1965 Seiko launched its very first divers watch. Since then, Seiko has continued to grow as the most reliable brand in dive watches. The Seiko Prospex diver’s watch collection incorporates all of the technologies, materials and special features needed for a…

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Top Five Watch Brands On the Wrists of Tennis Stars at the US Open Tennis Championship

 |  September 8th, 2017

Well, we are just a little over halfway through the 14 days of the US Open Tennis Championship and we have seen some ups and downs. We’ve also seen some nice watches both on the court and off. Here we take a quick look at five top watch brands with tennis brand ambassadors on the court, or with some other key involvement in the US Open. Richard Mille flaunts just about $1.5 million during the US Open on the wrists…

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Seiko Opens Miami Boutique, Brings in Special Edition Credor, Grand Seiko and Galante Watches

 |  September 30th, 2016

Just a couple of days ago in Miami, Seiko opened its first Miami boutique in the heart of the Design District. The opening celebration was a stellar success: a Grand (Seiko) kind of night, with some of the rarest Seiko timepieces on display — including pieces from a collection that is typically not sold in the USA. The 497-square-foot boutique marks the brand’s second USA location, with the first located on Madison Ave in New York City, which opened in…

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US Open Tennis Championships Today: Stan Wawrinka vs. Novak Djokovic (or: Audemars Piguet vs. Seiko)

 |  September 11th, 2016

This afternoon,  the finals of the  US Open Tennis Championships promises to be a hot ticket. Today,  Stan Wawrinka battles Novak Djokovic for the title.  On his wrist, Stan the Man wears an Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Offshore with specially made dark-pink strap (to match his outfit). Djokovoic, meanwhile, does not wear a watch during play. However, he is a brand ambassador for Seiko and off the court wears the Seiko Astron GPS Solar Chronograph that bears his name. It will be…

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Tennis and Watches: Top 5 Watch Brands that Tennis Stars Wear on their Wrists

 |  July 11th, 2016

  What a weekend in the tennis and watch worlds. At Wimbledon, Serena Williams came out victorious on the women’s side, achieving her personal goal of  22 grand slam titles (and matching Steffi Graf’s record). On the men’s side, Andy Murray beat out Raonic in a tense final. Many of the top tennis stars playing during Wimbledon are also  watch brand ambassadors — making it a key week for watch brands, too. Here we take a look at the five most-worn…

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