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Martin Rapaport Urges $1B Marketing Spend
Martin Rapaport hascalled for more effective marketing of diamond jewelry and a $1 billion global campaign promoting natural-diamond engagement rings. Speaking at the 18thParis Gemmological Rendez Vous on September 9, Rapaport, chairman of theRapaport Group, said current...
Polished Markets Sep 11, 2019 David Brough
CIBJO
CIBJO Urges Diamond Consultation with FTC
The World Jewellery Confederation (CIBJO) has proposedit work with other industry groups to consult with the US Federal TradeCommission (FTC) over its fiercely debated diamond terminology.Industry leaders attending the October 15 to 17CIBJO Congress...
Polished Markets Oct 23, 2018 David Brough
IIJS 600
Weak Rupee Raises Hopes for Indian Exports
A weaker rupee againstthe US dollar has helped boost exports to leading markets such as the US andChina, attendees at the India International Jewellery Show (IIJS) reported. “The jewelry anddiamond and colored-gemstone business is flourishing,” Gaetano Cavalieri,president...
Mining Aug 13, 2018 David Brough
Expectations High for Thai Jewelry Exports 150
Thailand Optimistic About Jewelry Business
Thailand’s gem and jewelry exports climbed2% to almost $13 billion in 2017, excluding gold, Commerce Minister SontiratSontijirawong said in his opening address at the Bangkok Gems & JewelryFair last week.An improving economic outlook in keymarkets...
Retail Feb 27, 2018 David Brough
Digital Transformation of Jewelry Trade Dominates
Jewelers Focus on Digital at Inhorgenta
The digital transformation of the jewelry businesswas a major theme at Inhorgenta Munich, with jewelers speaking of the need toadapt to increased online retail sales. “One of the key challengesfaced by the industry is to win younger target groups...
Retail Feb 20, 2018 David Brough
GJEPC Predicts Strong Year for Jewelry 150
GJEPC Predicts Strong Year for Jewelry
India’s gem and jewelry exports will grow by adouble-digit percentage this year, Pramod Agrawal, the newly elected chairman ofthe Gem & Jewellery Export Promotion Council (GJEPC), predicted this week. The high...
Polished Markets Feb 13, 2018 David Brough
Vicenzaoro 150
Good Turnout at Italy’s VicenzaOro
Attendancewas strong at the January edition of VicenzaOro, spurring confidence that Italy’s gold-jewelry exports would improve in 2018.Risingproduction and consumption of gold jewelry signaled a favorable outlook for thesector, said Lorenzo Cagnoni, president of organizer Italian...
Retail Jan 24, 2018 David Brough
CIBJO Bangkok 2017
CIBJO Congress Focuses on Ethics
Ethical practices in the global gem and jewelry industry dominated discussions at this week’s congress of the World Jewellery Confederation (CIBJO). Hundreds of industry leaders attended the event in Bangkok, Thailand, which ran through Tuesday....
Gemstones Nov 07, 2017 David Brough
World Ruby Forum 2017
Thailand Hosts World Ruby Forum
Gemologistsfrom around the world gathered at the World Ruby Forum in Bangkok on Saturday, whereleading industry figures spoke about supply, marketing and certification of thered gemstone.The forum —a showcase for rubies manufactured in Thailand — was in line...
Gemstones Nov 05, 2017 David Brough
VicenzaOro 2017
VicenzaOro Signals Rise in Italian Jewelry Exports
Retailer trafficwas brisk at the September VicenzaOro, the last showcase of Italian gold andsilver jewelry before the festive season, with organizers reporting a rise inItalian precious jewelry exports.Italy’s exportsof precious jewelry increased 13%...
Polished Markets Sep 27, 2017 David Brough
Moussaieff Jewellers 4.34-carat fancy vivid blue d
Blue-Pink Ring Stands Out at Biennale Paris
One-of-a-kinddiamond jewelry masterpieces, including an extraordinary blue-and-pink diamondring from Moussaieff Jewellers, were on show this week at the Biennale luxuryfair in Paris.The Biennale Paris, taking place at the Grand Palais until September 17, presentsextremely rare...
Retail Sep 13, 2017 David Brough
Bangkok Gems & Jewelry Fair September 2017
Exhibitor Count Up at Bangkok Gem Fair
Exhibitor numberswere up at the Bangkok Gems & Jewelry Fair, with organizers seeing a risein Thai gem and jewelry exports by value in 2017 due to higher gold prices.Foot traffic wasbrisk, with some 20,000 visitors attending...
Polished Markets Sep 10, 2017 David Brough
IJL 2017
UK Show Upbeat Despite Brexit Fears
The International Jewellery London (IJL) trade fair saw brisk visitortraffic and positive sentiment among sellers, as buyers defied uncertaintiesover Brexit and the economic outlook to restock before Christmas.Exhibitornumbers at the UK event, which ended...
Polished Markets Sep 06, 2017 David Brough
Brexit
UK Jewelers Weather Brexit Uncertainty
Theweaker pound has boosted jewelry demand from tourists as travelers visitthe UK seeking cheap deals, retailers have reported.Jittersover Britain’s exit process from the EU and the outlook for the UK economy havedragged on the pound...
Retail Aug 28, 2017 David Brough
Lining up for IIJS India show July 2017
GJEPC Calls for DPA Budget Hike to $100M
TheDiamond Producers Association (DPA) needs to boost its internationalmarketing budget sharply next year, Praveenshankar Pandya, head of India’s Gem &Jewellery Export Promotion Council (GJEPC), said.“We[the industry] need at least $100 million next year...
Marketing Jul 27, 2017 David Brough
Michael Hill store
Store Growth Drives Michael Hill Sales Jump
The Michael Hill Group saw a 6% sales increase over the last fiscal year as it expanded its store network, the Australia-based jeweler reported.Revenue rose to $437.3 million (AUD 583 million) for the 12 months ending...
Retail Jul 12, 2017 Rapaport News
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