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Blue Nile to Open Sixth Webroom
Online jewelry retailer Blue Nile continues its expansion to physical locations as it plans to open a sixth webroom later this year. The platform will be located at the Mall at Rockingham Park, in Salem, New Hampshire, enabling visitors...
Retail Jul 23, 2017 Rapaport News
Amazon to Sell Synthetic Diamonds
Amazon.com is selling a line of lab-grown diamonds from ajoint venture between an entrepreneur and famed gem-cutting firm Royal Asscher.House of Eléonore, owned by founder Bernd Damme, RoyalAsscher and other investors, will sell blue, pink, yellow...
Retail Jun 29, 2016 Rapaport News
Jewelry.com to Enter China’s Online Market
Jewelry.com will expand into China, teaming with e-commerce vendorVoyageOne to help launch its online sales platform in the country.Ofer Azrielant, president of the online jewelry retailer,said China’s online marketplaces, in particular Alibaba’s Tmall Global...
Retail Nov 09, 2015 Rapaport News
Etsy to Launch Matching Service for Designers, Manufacturers
E-commerce website Etsy, which allows users to buy and sell home-made crafts including jewelry, is to launch Etsy Manufacturing, a marketplace for designers and manufacturers.The venture, set to go live this year, will let designers search...
Manufacturing Oct 06, 2015 Rapaport News
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Sotheby’s Uses Multimedia to Feature Trending Topics
Sotheby’s has debuted an e-newsletter to highlight the auctioneer’s perspective on art, culture, style. The debut issue features a behind-the-scenes video at the company’s jewelry department and a look at the top ten jewels it sold online.Among those...
Retail Aug 17, 2015 Rapaport News
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Blue Nile 2Q Net Sales Increase 6.7% to $113.7M
Blue Nile, Inc., an online retailer of diamonds and fine jewelry, today reported net sales increased 6.7% to $113.7 million for the second quarter ended July 5, 2015 compared to $106.6 million for the second...
Retail Aug 07, 2015
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Sotheby's Opens Live Auction Service on eBay
Sotheby's opened its previously announced live auctions on eBay, which are part of eBay's new sales platform, for browsing and advance bidding. Sotheby's first sale will take place on April 1 with the "New...
Marketing Mar 17, 2015 Jeff Miller
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PC Jeweller, Blue Nile Sign Collaboration Agreement
PC Jeweller signed an exclusive collaboration agreement with Blue Nile, PC Jeweller reported. The move indicates that the U.S. based online jeweler is looking to tap into India's large jewelry buying population.PC Jeweller explained that...
Financial-Legal Mar 08, 2015 Deena Taylor
Press Release: Milano Launches Enhanced Online Jewelry Shopping Experience
Press Release: Milano Diamond Gallery, a retailer of fine jewelry that boasts 26 store locations and over 20 years of experience in the industry, recently launched an informative and user-friendly website that is designed to make online jewelry shopping...
Retail Feb 10, 2015 Milano
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U.S. Online Christmas Retail Sales +15% to $42B
U.S. online retail sales rose 15 percent year on year to $42.451 billion for the first 44 days of the Christmas season, through December 15, according to digital metrics firm comScore Inc. The most recent workweek,...
Marketing Dec 17, 2014 Jeff Miller
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Chow Sang Sang Expands Omnichannel Strategy With eShop Revamp
Chow Sang Sang selected hybris software, an SAP company, to create an ecommerce experience that expands the retailer's omnichannel strategy and reaches tech-savvy customers in new ways. Chow Sang Sang's existing "eShop" platform will...
Technology Dec 08, 2014 Jeff Miller
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U.S. Online Spending +17% to $2B on Cyber Monday
Cyber Monday, the online equivalent of Black Friday, experienced retail sales growth of 17 percent year on year to $2.038 billion, according to digital metrics firm comScore Inc. The total represented the heaviest online spending day...
Research Dec 03, 2014 Jeff Miller
CIRCA Acquires Portero
Press Release: CIRCA, the leading international buyer of pre-owned jewelry, diamonds and watches, today announced the acquisition of Portero, the premier online shopping destination for pre-owned, authenticated luxury accessories. This acquisition adds...
Financial-Legal Mar 13, 2014 CIRCA
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USPTO Approves 'Boston Private Jewelers'
The U.S. Patent & Trademark Office (USPTO) approved the trademark ''Boston Private Jewelers'' on March 4 for registrant Todd Bello of Needham, Massachusetts on March 4 with the registration number 4490776.Boston Private Jewelers filed for...
Research Mar 10, 2014 Jeff Miller
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Standard Shipping Deadlines Fast Approach for U.S. Retailers
With less than one week before Christmas Day, 84.2 percent of U.S. retailers will expire their standard shipping deadline for guaranteed Christmas delivery prior to December 20 and 74.2 percent expect free standard...
Marketing Dec 18, 2013 Jeff Miller
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U.S. Christmas Season Online Retail Sales +9% to $32B
U.S. online retail sales for November 1 through December 9 rose 9 percent year on year to $31.55 billion, according to comScore Inc. The most recent promotional day, Green Monday, which was December 9, tallied a 10 percent year-...
Research Dec 13, 2013 Jeff Miller
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U.S. Online Retail Sales +14% to $19B
U.S. ecommerce spending from desktop computers for the first 24 days of November jumped 14 percent year on year to $18.912 billion, which is in line with comScore Inc.'s forecast for the period. November 19 was the heaviest...
Research Nov 29, 2013 Jeff Miller
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China Ranks No.1 for Global Retail Ecommerce Index
According to A.T. Kearney’s 2013 Global Retail E-Commerce Index™, China ranked as first place for online retail market opportunity, followed by Japan, the U.S., the U.K., South Korea, Germany, France, Brazil, Australia and...
Technology Nov 19, 2013 Jeff Miller
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Amazon, Walmart, eBay Maintain Top 'Favorite 50'
The National Retail Federation's (NRF) Stores.org revealed consumers' ''favorite 50'' online U.S. retailers of 2013. A majority of consumers again chose Amazon.com as their favorite shopping destination, followed by Walmart.com and eBay.com, all three of which...
Marketing Oct 01, 2013 Jeff Miller
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Christie's Schedules an Online-Only Auction From Hong Kong
Press Release: Christie’s is delighted to announce Hong Kong Jewels, the online‐only sale of jewelry pieces, comprised of more than 90 lots with price points accessible to a wide range of collectors. This enchanting array of diamonds, colored stones,...
Gemstones Aug 19, 2013 Christie's Hong Kong
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