Casio America Inc., proudly solidifies its strong commitment to the
skate and surf community by collaborating with Globe, the progressive
Australian based boardsports footwear and apparel brand. Combining the
G-Shock heritage of toughness and technology with Globe’s unrelenting
history of innovative products that enhance the lifestyles of avid
skateboarders and surfers with quality, fresh designs creates a
head-to-toe Globe X G-Shock collaboration.
in its approach, the Globe X G-Shock Ltd Edition package breaks
boundaries by incorporating a fitted cap with black on black
embroidery, sleek leather mesh bill and custom lining as well as the
Destroyer, an 80s retro high-top white sneaker with black and gold
detailing to perfectly coordinate with the DW5600GLB-7 watch.
has actively supported the action sports culture across the world, and
is known for its products’superior quality, so we are very proud to
partner with them”, said Matt Wong, President of Globe’s product
Division. “Creating unique, yet classic products are a priority for
Inventively designed, the G-Shock X Globe collaboration
watch pays homage to the very first G-Shock (DW5000C) with its classic
square shaped bezel. A crisp white motif accented with gold Globe
logos, the watch features a custom engraved back case, Globe matrix
dial design and contrasting red Globe logo in the EL backlight.
Destined to be a collector’s item, the DW5600GLB-7 has its own black on
black metal road case.
As with every G-Shock timepiece
performance and durability are the foundations: the DW5600GLB-7
features include shock resistance, water resistance to an incredible
200 meters, flash alert, multi-function alarm, countdown timer and
“The G-Shock pillars of water and shock resistance
have built a strong affinity within the surf and skate communities,”
said Shigenori Itoh, Vice President of Casio’s Timepiece Division. “We
are thrilled to collaborate with the legendary skate and surf brand
Globe to further enrich our connection to this active lifestyle.”