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NCDIA Creates Colored-Diamond Ambassador Group
The Natural Color Diamond Association (NCDIA) plans to build a “United Nations” of ambassadors to promote the qualities of natural-color diamonds in their respective countries.“Most organizations like ours are searching for ways to move forward after the...
Polished Markets Jul 15, 2020 Rapaport News
Diamonds Do Good
Industry Leaders to Offer Insights in Virtual Session
Diamonds Do Good will host a virtual gathering in which key leaders from the diamond and retail sectors will offer insights and perspectives on the future of the natural-diamond industry.“The world has undergone a seismic change...
Polished Markets Jul 08, 2020 Rapaport News
Industry Mourns the Passing of Arunkumar Mehta
Industry Mourns Passing of Arunkumar Mehta
Arunkumar R. Mehta, a prominent leader of India’s diamond industry, passed away on June 14, 2020. He was 80 years old.Shri Mehta worked in the diamond trade for more than 60 years and is counted among the founding fathers...
Polished Markets Jun 15, 2020 Rapaport News
Cutters Join Sarine’s Diamond Journey
Sarine Technologies has partnered with 14 diamond manufacturers on its Diamond Journey provenance program, enabling retailers to tap a growing resource of polished stones certified through the initiative. “We expect to have tens of thousands of documented diamonds...
Technology Jun 11, 2019 Rapaport News
Alrosa Rough Diamond
Alrosa Joins De Beers Blockchain
De Beers has signed up Alrosa to its blockchain pilot, bringingthe world’s two largest diamond producers together for the source-verificationproject. “We believe tracing requires industry cooperation andcomplementation for the sake of a common goal,” Alrosa...
Technology Oct 29, 2018 Rapaport News
Rosy Blue Objects to Sears Sell-Off Plan
Rosy Blue and Vijay Gold Designs have challenged SearsHoldings Corp.’s store-liquidation plans, claiming that some of the assets itwants to sell off are consignment goods.Sears filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection earlierthis month,...
Financial-Legal Oct 24, 2018 Rapaport News
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Signet Joins De Beers’ Blockchain Trial
Signet Jewelers will become the first retailer to participate in De Beers’blockchain project for tracking diamonds. The platform, Tracr, which is still in its trial phase, providesa digital link from diamond production to retail. Every diamond...
Technology May 27, 2018 Rapaport News
De Beers
De Beers Tracks 100 Stones on Blockchain
De Beers has successfully traced the progress of 100 high-valuediamonds from mine to retail using its new blockchain platform. “Tracr” provides diamonds with a unique “Global Diamond ID” thatcontains information such as carat weight, color...
Technology May 10, 2018 Rapaport News
Leo Schachter
Rosy Blue to Buy Stake in Leo Schachter
Polished manufacturer Rosy Blue has agreed to acquire aminority share in Leo Schachter, as the diamond suppliers seek to make theiroperations more efficient. The deal will enable the firms to use each other’sinfrastructure around the...
Polished Markets Apr 17, 2018 Rapaport News
Ghanshyam Dholakia Hari Krishna Exports
Four Major Changes in 25 Years of Hari Krishna
Hari Krishna Exports (HKE) has come a long way over the lasttwo-and-a-half decades, and its growth reflects that of India’s diamond tradeas a whole. The manufacturer and polished-diamond supplier, which celebrates its25th anniversary...
Manufacturing Aug 15, 2017 Joshua Freedman
Sightholders at De Beers Jwaneng Mine
Rough Price Correction
Rough diamond prices are expected to soften in January with a high level of refusals anticipated at next week’s De Beers and ALROSA sales. In fact, analysts expect rough prices to decline throughout 2015 after the mining sector...
Rough Markets Jan 16, 2015 Avi Krawitz
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Rosy Blue Plants 3,000 Trees in Antwerp
Press Release: Antwerp-based diamond company Rosy Blue has planted 3,000 trees this weekend in Malle, Antwerp. The project was in cooperation with the Flemish organization BOS + and the non-profit organization International Association...
Manufacturing Dec 15, 2014 Rosy Blue
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Antwerp Prosecutor Apologizes for Mistaken Identity Against Rosy Blue
Press Release: The Rosy Blue Business Alliance and its management are shocked by media reports from Belgium on July 10, 2014, claiming that Dilip Mehta was arrested by the authorities in Dubai upon the...
Manufacturing Jul 10, 2014 Rosy Blue
Rosy Blue's Van der Veken Awarded Officer of the Order of Leopold II
Press Release: On April 23, Iris Van der Veken was awarded Officer of the Order of Leopold II. His Excellency Didier Reynders, the Deputy Prime-Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs, Foreign Trade and European...
Marketing May 02, 2014 Rosy Blue
Rosy Blue Takes Leadership at Children's Rights Forum
Press Release: Rosy Blue will participate in the United Nations Global Compact Leaders’ Summit, which takes place in New York on September 19 and 20 www.leaderssummit2013.org. The theme of the Summit will be “Architects of a Better World.”The Summit will be chaired by UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon. It will bring together leaders from...
Manufacturing Sep 18, 2013 Rosy Blue
Cyclist Miyamoto of Rosy Blue to Raise Funds for Akshaya Patra
Press Release: From September 4 through 8, Chikashi Miyamoto of Rosy Blue will be taking part in the Turin to Monte Carlo cycling challenge to support Akshaya Patra, the international charity providing food for education to children in India. Miyamoto is aiming to raise $30,000 (GBP 20,000 / EURO 24,000).The cycling challenge...
Marketing Aug 26, 2013 Rosy Blue
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USPTO Assigns 'Harmony Eternally In Love' to Rosy Blue
The U.S. Patent & Trademark Office (USPTO) approved the trademark ''Harmony Eternally In Love'' for Rosy Blue Jewelry Inc. of New York on April 30. The USPTO assigned the term the registration number...
Financial-Legal May 06, 2013 Jeff Miller
Rough Diamonds
Rosy Blue Renews ALROSA Rough Supply Contract
Rosy Blue signed a new long-term rough diamond supply ‎deal on Wednesday with Russia-based miner ALROSA, to supplement its supply from De ‎Beers and BHP Billiton, among others.“We are delighted to enter into the extension...
Rough Markets Dec 19, 2012 Dilipp S Nag
Tiffany Blue Box
Retail Diamantaires
When it comes to profit margins, the middle man always gets squeezed. From a diamond ‎industry perspective, this is easily assessed with a quick look at the financial statements ‎of companies operating in the various sectors along...
Rough Markets May 11, 2012 Avi Krawitz
USPTO Issues 'Love's Ultimate Expression' to Rosy Blue
The U.S. Patent & Trademark Office (USPTO) issued the trademark ''Love's Ultimate Expression'' to Rosy Blue Jewelry Inc. of New York on May 1. The trademark, which was given the registration number 4135520, was originally filed on September 20, 2011. Love's Ultimate Expression was approved...
Financial-Legal May 04, 2012 Jeff Miller
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