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Forbes Ranks Merchant 25th Top Indian Business Leader in GCC
Firoz Merchant, the founder and chairman of Pure Gold Jewellers, was ranked at 25 on Forbes' list of Top 100 Indian Business Leaders in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) region. In addition to overseeing Pure Gold Jewellers, he is a board...
Marketing May 12, 2015 Jeff Miller
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Pure Gold Jewellers Opens at Changi Intl. Airport
Pure Gold Jewellers opened its doors at the duty-free departure zone of terminal one at Singapore's Changi International Airport. The retailer designed the boutique with an "upmarket" feel to ensure a comfortable shopping atmosphere, according to the...
Retail May 06, 2015 Jeff Miller
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CIBJO Issues Annual President's Report
CIBJO's president, Gaetano Cavalieri, released a report that documented the organization's action items over the past year, covering a range of subjects, including the state of small and medium-sized jewelry companies and ethical issues...
Marketing May 05, 2015 Jeff Miller
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Rajesh Exports Reports Record Sales for the Akshaya Tritiya Festival
Rajesh Exports Ltd.'s retail brand SHUBH Jewellers posted record sales during the Akshaya Tritiya festival, in response to introducing several new designs, according to a filing on the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE). The company did...
Retail Apr 22, 2015 Jeff Miller
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Pure Gold Jewellers to Operate Concession at Singapore Changi Airport
Pure Gold Jewellers became the first jewelry company from the Middle East to operate a jewelry concession at Singapore Changi Airport’s departure in terminal 1. Firoz Merchant, the chairman and founder of Pure Gold Jewellers, explained...
Marketing Jan 15, 2015 Jeff Miller
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Pure Gold Jewellers Opens at Bawabat Al Sharq Mall
Pure Gold Jewellers opened a new outlet in Abu Dhabi's destination shopping mall, Bawabat Al Sharq Mall, which is already home to an extensive variety of retail brands. The new location marks Pure Gold Jeweller's eleventh in Abu...
Retail Jan 13, 2015 Jeff Miller
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De Beers Revenue +15% to $4B
Anglo American's group underlying earnings rose 3 percent to $1.284 billion for the first half that ended on June 30 and De Beers contribution of $469 million reflected an increase of 59 percent. The second greatest contribution to Anglo's profit,...
Rough Markets Jul 25, 2014 Jeff Miller
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U.S., India Approve Trademarks for Diamond Brands, Jewelers
The U.S. Patent & Trademark Office (USPTO) approved the ''Sparkling Champagne By Helzberg Diamonds'' trademark on March 11 with the registration number 4496288. The trademark was requested on June 3, 2013 by Columbia Insurance Company of Omaha,...
Financial-Legal Mar 14, 2014 Jeff Miller
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Pure Gold Jewellers Records Strong Jewelry Sales for Eid
Pure Gold Jewellers reported a 20 percent increase in gold jewelry sales during the Eid Al Adha festive season, though it did not provide a hard total. Firoz Merchant, the chairman of Pure Gold Jewellers, said, “We...
Retail Oct 18, 2013 Jeff Miller
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De Beers Introduces DB Classic Trio Ring
De Beers Diamond Jewellers introduced the DB Classic Trio ring, adding a new style to its expanding bridal collection. In this design, the three diamonds are central to the classic ring and reflect life’s perfect equilibrium,...
Manufacturing Jun 25, 2013 Jeff Miller
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De Beers Opens Stores in Kuala Lumpur and Baku
De Beers Diamond Jewellers opened new stores in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and Baku, Azerbaijan. The stores feature De Beers unique store design concept using glass and light, raised counter spaces and special viewing...
Retail Mar 19, 2013 Jeff Miller
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Signet's 2Q Profit +7% to $71M
Signet Jewelers reported that sales rose 7 percent year on year to $853.9 million for the second quarter that ended on July 28. Same-store sales climbed 7.1 percent, cost of sales increased 7.9 percent to $542.7...
Financial-Legal Aug 23, 2012 Jeff Miller
Signet Jewelers
Signet's 1Q Sales +1%, Profit +9% to $83M
Signet Group sales for its first quarter rose 1.4 percent year on year to $900 million in the period that ended on April 28, 2012. The rate of increase for Signet's cost of sales rose slightly...
Financial-Legal May 24, 2012 Jeff Miller
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Birmingham Hosts Standards & Security Seminar for Local Trade
The British Jewellers’ Association (BJA), Birmingham Assay Office, Birmingham City Council and West Midlands Police held a joint seminar highlighting issues related to security, hallmarking and trading in second-hand jewelry to benefit the local...
Retail May 02, 2012 Jeff Miller
Signet Jewelers
Signet's Sales Rise 7%, Earnings Jump 49%
Signet's sales during its fourth-fiscal quarter, which included Christmas season and ended on January 28, 2011, rose 6.5 percent year on year to $1.35 billion while cost of sales increased 5.1 percent to $790.6 million....
Financial-Legal Mar 22, 2012 Jeff Miller
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De Beers Diamond Jewellers Opens in Dalian
De Beers Diamond Jewellers opened its third store in Mainland China at The Times Square Mall in Dalian. The 55-square-meter store features De Beers collections, solitaires and one-of-a-kind creations.François Delage, the chief executive of De Beers Diamond...
Retail Dec 14, 2011 Jeff Miller
The Art of Jewellery Creates Indian Jewellers of Excellence Initiative
Press Release: The Art of Jewellery, India’s No. 1 jewelry magazine and the organizer of specialized business events for the gem and jewelry sector, has formed an integrated community of prominent jewelry retailers in the country. This exclusive and innovative initiative will operate under the banner...
Retail Nov 16, 2011 The Art of Jewellery
Jewelry Sales India
Value of Diwali Sales Increases But Volume Drops
Indian jewelry retailers experienced an increase in Diwali sales by value thanks to higher gold and diamond prices, but sales volume declined.''Diwali sales were good, primarily of gold jewelry,'' said Rajesh Mehta, the chairman of Rajesh...
Retail Nov 01, 2011 Dilipp S Nag
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Pure Gold Creates Special Diamond Pendant for Ramadan
Pure Gold Jewellers created three special edition diamond pendants engraved with the words 'Allah' in Arabic to mark Ramadan, which begins on August 1. The Ramadan 2011 pendant collection is available in various sizes, diamond weights...
Marketing Aug 01, 2011 Jeff Miller
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'Uplifting Earth' Reviews Ethical Standards of 10 Jewelry Brands
Corporate responsibility strategists at Lifeworth Consulting released a benchmarking study on the ethical performance of luxury jewelers and concluded that most of the brands failed to meet basic consumer expectations for sourcing of metals and gemstones. The...
Fair Trade Jul 08, 2011 Jeff Miller
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