Seiko watches are produced by the Seiko watch company which comes under the Seiko Holdings Corporation these days. The common name employed for their products is still the simple Seiko which has remained their solo name for much of their duration of producing articles such as watches, clocks and other electronic devices. The company was founded in 1881 and began the production of clocks after a decade. The company then became very famous as it shifted its focus primarily towards producing wrist watches in the 20th Century. The word Seiko means either exquisite or success based on two different Japanese pronunciations of the word. The Seiko watch brand truly appeared in 1924 but it really gained fame and importance after the launch of Astron which was the first production watch based on quartz technology for keeping time. Seiko has always been known for its high quality wrist watches. The main Seiko Company in fact grew too big so that it was made a holding company while different divisions of the company became separate companies themselves. The company was especially famous as they prepared all the components of a wrist watch by themselves and never needed parts for a wrist watch from an external supplier like most of the other brands do require. It made all items even the smallest ones in house because it allowed the company to actively enhance its brand value and wrist watch quality. Although Seiko watches are part of a very prestigious and old brand yet most of their wrist watches come at an affordable price for ordinary people. The Seiko watches include watches for all ages and all personal tastes. This includes fashion and sports watches mixed with watches that have a collector’s value. This is truly a very useful and high quality brand. There are many Seiko watches here from which any person can choose a suitable watch for himself. Seiko watches always guarantee good quality and excellent workmanship.