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Ex-Tiffany Exec Joins Watches of Switzerland
Watches of Switzerland has hired Kelly Yoch as director of client relations, a new position for the company, it said Monday.Yoch, who was most recently the senior North American consultant for Patek Philippe watches at Tiffany...
Retail Nov 03, 2020 Rapaport News
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Watches of Switzerland Sees Strong 2Q Sales
Group revenue at Watches of Switzerland was stronger than expected during the second fiscal quarter as luxury products continue to perform well in both the US and UK markets.Sales rose 20% year on year to GBP 202.7 million ($262.6...
Retail Oct 08, 2020 Rapaport News
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Watches of Switzerland Buys Analog Shift
Watches of Switzerland Group has acquired pre-owned and vintage timepiece company Analog Shift in an effort to capitalize on the rising popularity of the secondhand market.The brands first collaborated in 2018, when the UK-based watch group offered...
Retail Sep 29, 2020 Rapaport News
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Watches of Switzerland Revenue Rises
Group revenue at Watches of Switzerland increased in the third fiscal quarter amid strong holiday sales in the UK and US markets.Sales rose 13% year on year to GBP 257.9 million ($329.8 million) in the three months ending January...
Retail Mar 04, 2020 Rapaport News
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Watches of Switzerland Hires UK Chief
Watches of Switzerland has appointed Craig Bolton to the newly created role of executive director of UK operations, as the company looks to grow its business.Bolton is a 15-year veteran of the company, having previously served as executive director for two...
Retail Jan 08, 2020 Rapaport News
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Watches of Switzerland Hires New Marketing VP
Watches ofSwitzerland has appointed Katie Reed vice president of marketing for the US. She will be responsible for all North American communications for the brand, as well as itsMayors subsidiary. Reed was previouslyvice president...
Retail Dec 08, 2019 Rapaport News
Montreal Relaunch Boosts Birks Results
Birks Group’s sales grew in the six months to September 29as the retailer opened its renovated flagship store in Montreal, Canada.Sales rose 6% to CAD 68.7 million ($51.9 million) in thefiscal first half at the jeweler’s continuing...
Retail Nov 25, 2018 Rapaport News
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Birks Sales Sink as Transition Continues
Shares in Birks Group tumbled 26% in the past two weeks after the jeweler reported a 10% drop in same-store sales during the fiscal half-year that ended September 23. “The major renovations at our two...
Retail Nov 26, 2017 Rapaport News
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Birks Slides to Loss in Weak Canada Economy
Birks Group fell into the red in the first fiscal halfbecause of tougher economic conditions in Western Canada.Sales fell 3 percent to $129.7 million in the 26 weeks thatended September 24, the Montreal-based company reported. Revenue from...
Retail Nov 23, 2016 Rapaport News
Tampa Police Seek Suspects in Mayors Robbery
Police in Tampa, Florida continue to search for several suspects in a smash-and-grab robbery that took place earlier this week at Mayors jewelers at the upscale International Plaza shopping mall. At approximately 4:01 p.m. on December 30, the...
Financial-Legal Jan 02, 2015 Jeff Miller
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Miami Heat Selects Mayors as Official Team Jeweler
The Miami Heat pro basketball team designated Mayors as its official jeweler. Mayors and the Heat are also launching a "Shoot for Happily Ever After With Mayors and Miami Heat" contest that...
Marketing Dec 05, 2013 Jeff Miller
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Birks & Mayors Changes Name, Ticker Symbol
Birks & Mayors Inc. changed its corporate name to Birks Group Inc. today and its ticker symbol became ''BGI'' on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE MKT). The change better represented the...
Financial-Legal Oct 01, 2013 Jeff Miller
Birks to Premiere New Store Concept
Birks plans to introduce a new retail concept in Canada shortly with stores opening in Brossard, Quebec in the DIX30 Complex and in the new Mapleview Mall in Burlington, Ontario. The new store concept was developed in collaboration...
Retail Jun 12, 2013 Jeff Miller
Birks & Mayors' FY Sales +12%, Records a Profit of $219K
Retailer Birks & Mayors increased its revenue nearly 12 percent year on year to $302.3 million for the 12 months that ended on March 31. The company reported a 9 percent year on year increase in cost of sales, at $169.1...
Financial-Legal Jun 28, 2012 Jeff Miller
Birks to Showcase $10M Yellow Diamond Collection in Toronto
Birks in Canada is featuring a collection of 60 yellow diamond jewelry pieces at its Toronto location, Birks on Bloor, from May 2 to 6. Among the collection, which the retailer values at $10 million, Birks will showcase a rare 15-carat, internally...
Marketing Apr 30, 2012 Jeff Miller
Bedos Assumes Role of President at Birks & Mayors
Birks & Mayors Inc. announced the official appointment of Jean-Christophe Bédos as the company's new president and chief executive. The retailer announced in January that Bedos would succeed Thomas Andruskevich in the second quarter....
Retail Apr 02, 2012 Jeff Miller
Birks & Mayors' Christmas Sales +5%
Birks & Mayors reported that net sales rose 5 percent year on year to $79.5 million for the period of October 30, 2011 through December 24. Same-store sales rose 3 percent with comparable-store sales in Canada...
Financial-Legal Jan 11, 2012 Jeff Miller
Birks & Mayors 1H Sales +17%, Reduces Loss 41%
Birks & Mayors reported revenue increased 17 percent year on year to $129.9 million during its first fiscal-half that closed on September 24. Comparable-store sales rose 6 percent. Cost of sales rose 13 percent to $72.3 million, but...
Financial-Legal Nov 16, 2011 Jeff Miller
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Mayors Names Irma Martinez as its Style Expert
Mayors Jewelers signed-on Irma Martinez as its new style expert. Martinez, pictured, will act as spokesperson and fashion reference for Mayors Jewelers in Florida, providing advice on selecting the right pieces of jewelry and building...
Marketing Oct 04, 2011 Jeff Miller
Birks & Mayors FY Sales +6%, Narrows Loss
Birks & Mayors reported a revenue increase of 6.2 percent year on year to $270.9 million, while cost of sales increased by only 2.8 percent to $154.9 million during its fiscal year 2011. The retailer was able...
Retail Jul 07, 2011 Jeff Miller
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