10/12/2006 5:12:00 PM
Avenir has inked a deal to become sole distributor of a Bluetooth-enabled watch made by Fossil.
The device was developed by Sony Ericsson and Fossil to help manage users' mobile phones.
Fossil has launched Abacus MobileWear and Fossil Caller ID watches which are compatible with Sony Ericsson handsets.
Avenir will be selling the watches under the Abacus MobileWear Brand.
The wristwatches will be able to handle calls and control media functions on the handsets. All of the watches will link up to most Sony Ericsson Bluetooth-enabled handsets.
The device will be available from Avenir in mid-October, the retail price is expected to be £149.99