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Melrose Jewelers

May 10, 2011 03:30 ET

Melrose Jewelers Sees Significant Revenue Growth in Investment Timepieces

Melrose Jewelers USA: Melrose Jewelers, USA's #1 Online Luxury Watch Retailer, Announces Significant Revenue Growth in Investment Luxury Timepieces including Rolex and Cartier

SEATTLE, WA--(Marketwire - May 10, 2011) - Melrose Jewelers today announced it has seen a 65% increase in luxury timepieces being purchased for investment value during Q1 and beginning of Q2 2011.

Vanessa Puzio of Melrose Jewelers states, "Watches are stunning accessories that speak volumes about the wearer's style and taste. With the luxury watch market on an upswing, we are seeing a growing number of consumers opting to invest in a timepiece that will withstand the test of time and become a wardrobe staple. Cartier is a recognized and well respected name within the luxury market for years and continues to adorn the wrists of powerful women around the world over. Making such a large purchase can be difficult, but we offer excellent tips and provide options on how to purchase a timepiece that can literally last 'for all time.'"

Several of most popular vintage Rolex models are (visit MelroseJewelers.com and enter the 3-digit code in the search box)

1) Men's Champagne Stick Dial Rolex Day Date President (139)

2) Men's Champagne Dial Channel Set Bezel Rolex Day Date President (103)

3) Men's Blue Dial Smooth Bezel Rolex Datejust President (976)

4) Ladies Stainless Steel Silver Dial Beadset Bezel Rolex Datejust (620)

5) Ladies Stainless Steel Silver Dial Channel Set Bezel Rolex Datejust (611)

About Melrose Jewelers

Melrose Jewelers is the nation's leading online retailer of Rolex wrist watches, including the rolex oyster perpetual, and its associates have, collectively, over 220 years of experience in importing, restoring, and retailing Rolex watches and other luxury watches. Melrose Jewelers was founded with one simple premise: Buying Rolex watches or other luxury watches shouldn't be mysterious or complicated. Similar to the innovative yet simple business models of Progressive Insurance, CarMax, or Blue Nile, Melrose Jewelers provides customers with low, no-haggle pricing, luxury Rolex watches, that are either new and unworn or pre owned and restored to original factory specifications both inside and outside, and a comprehensive 2-year warranty. Melrose Jewelers also employs a staff of top university-educated Trained Experts that provide customer service that extends from your initial sales call until years after you've received your purchase. Melrose Jewelers is a proud member of the Jeweler's Vigilance Committee, the Manufacturers and Jewelers Association of America, the International Watch & Jewelry Guild, the National Association of Watch Collectors, and the California Sheriff's Association. Melrose Jewelers uses only Conflict-Free Diamonds and those imported through the Kimberley Process as signed into act by U.S. Congress in 2003. Melrose Jewelers is not an authorized agent or affiliated with Rolex Watches, Rolex USA, Rolex S.A., Rolex International, Breitling, or Patek Philippe luxury watches. Rolex Day Date, Rolex President, Rolex GMT Master, Rolex Daytona, Rolex Oyster Perpetual Datejust, Rolex PearlMaster, Rolex Masterpiece, Rolex Watches, Rolex Submariner, Rolex Yacht-Master, Rolex Explorer and Rolex Sea Dweller are all trademarks of Rolex S.A. Melrose Jewelers' watches contain custom, aftermarket diamonds which will void the warranty of new Rolex watches. Melrose Jewelers warranties its watches directly and Rolex S.A. has no obligation to warranty any watches sold by Melrose Jewelers.

Melrose Jewelers also hosts the Melrose Jewelers (MJ) Rolex Watch Blog. The MJ Rolex Watches Blog, known for their coverage of the Rolex Watch, is the world's largest independent forum website about Rolex events and Rolex and other luxury watches in pop culture. With over 300 user-posted articles and new articles and commentary updated daily, the Melrose Jewelers Rolex watches blog contains articles about Rolex watches owned and popularized by Barack Obama, Warren Buffett, Steve Jobs, Cristiano Ronaldo, Sienna Miller, Sean Penn, Courtney Cox, Andy Roddick, LeBron James, Tara Reid, Danica Patrick, Matthew McConaughey, Steven Wynn, Calvin Klein, Jamie Lynn Sigler, Eva Longoria Parker, Tobey Maguire, Michael Dell, Ashton Kutcher, the Jonas Brothers, Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer, Colt McCoy, Sam Bradford, who is an avid fan of the Midsize Rolex Adriana Lima, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Bill Murray, Barry White, Anne Hathaway, Michael Jackson, Tony Soprano, Lindsay Lohan, Eddie Murphy, Anish Kapoor, Tom Selleck, Jennifer Garner, Donald Trump, Jennifer Lopez, Lance Armstrong, John Mayer, Cameron Diaz, Justin Timberlake, Brad Pitt, Drew Barrymore, Matt Lauer, Sophie Marceau, Tim Tebow, Jay-Z, Zara Phillips, O.J. Simpson, Madonna, Ana Ivanovic, Jennifer Aniston, Paris Hilton, Orlando Bloom, a fan of the Used Rolex, Tupac Shakur, Cuba Gooding Jr, Lily Allen, & Wiley. Blog postings on the MJ Rolex Watch Blog are submitted by independent Rolex enthusiasts and not by Melrose Jewelers.

Customers and media that are interested in the Rolex Oyster Perpetual can visit MelroseJewelers.com to find out about items including: Melrose Jewelers Reviews, Melrose Jewelers Rolex Watch Blog , Melrose Jewelers Rolex, Melrose Jewelers Rolex Watch , Melrose Jewelers Store, Melrose Jewelers Rolex Watch Store, Melrose Jewelers Watches, Melrose Jewelers Watch, Melrose Jewelers press release and Melrose Jewelers address as well as about regional stores including Melrose Jewelers Los Angeles, Melrose Jewelers California, Melrose Jewelers USA , Melrose Jewelers U.K, which is the leading Rolex Dealer, Melrose Jewelers Mexico, Melrose Jewelers Australia, Melrose Jewelers Japan, Melrose Jewelers UAE and Melrose Canada.