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Swiss Watch Exports Maintain Gloomy Streak
Swiss watch exports saw their ninth consecutive monthly decline as US orders slipped and a fresh wave of European lockdowns cast a cloud over demand in the region.Global shipments fell 7% to CHF 1.88 billion ($2.07 billion) in October,...
Watches Nov 19, 2020 Rapaport News
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De Beers Sight Still On Despite Travel Ban
De Beers’ upcoming sight in Botswana will still take place despite the country’s ban on arrivals from the US, China, India and Belgium, the miner has confirmed.“While this is an extraordinary situation and COVID-19 has...
Rough Markets Mar 18, 2020 Joshua Freedman
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Jury Still Out on Baselworld
Gem and jewelry exhibitors gave mixed responses tochanges at the struggling Baselworld show, with many stillundecided as to whether they would return to the trade fair.Visitor traffic was relatively light throughout thesix-day event, which...
Polished Markets Mar 26, 2019 Anthony DeMarco
Forevermark Targets Key European Markets
Forevermark ismaking a play for the European market, after achieving significant retail growth last year. The De Beers brand has signed an exclusive licensing deal with German jeweler Heinz Mayer to sell products in thekey...
Retail Mar 22, 2018 Rapaport News
Feriel Zerouki De Beers
Piaget, De Beers Execs Take on RJC Roles
Members of the Responsible Jewelry Council (RJC) haveelected Didier Théraulaz of Piaget as vice chairman, and reelected De Beers’Feriel Zerouki as honorary treasurer, the organization said Monday.Théraulaz is corporate affairs director at theRichemont-owned watch and jewelry brand,...
Polished Markets May 16, 2017 Rapaport News
Thomas Sabo Opens in Singapore
Thomas Sabo opened a jewelry and watch boutique at VivoCity in Singapore on May 29, with the opening hosted by supermodel Georgia May Jagger and attended by Rebecca Tan, Jaymee Ong, George Young and Alan Wong.Jagger...
Retail Jun 03, 2015 Jeff Miller
Pandora to Assume 78 Store Leases in Germany
Pandora entered into an agreement with DHG Gmph to assume commercial leases on up to 78 locations in Germany as part of the jewelry brand's strategic expansion plans for concept stores. Pandora stated that it would pay a service fee to DHG...
Marketing Jan 05, 2015 Jeff Miller
Douglas Sells Christ Jewelers to 3i
Private equity firm 3i Group purchased the Christ jewelry stores from retailer Douglas and its equity partner Advent. The deal was reportedly worth $510 million (EUR 400 million), including debt. Insiders...
Financial-Legal Oct 28, 2014 Jeff Miller
Juwelo, Silverline Merge to Form elumeo Group
Berlin-based Juwelo TV Deutschland GmbH and Silverline Distribution Ltd. of Hong Kong merged to form elumeo SE. The new company has more than 1,100 employees worldwide and combines human capital and business processes...
Technology Sep 02, 2014 Jeff Miller
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Swiss Watch Exports +7% in February
Swiss watch exports rose 7.2 percent year on year to $1.93 billion (CHF 1.7 billion) in February, according to the Federation of the Swiss Watch Industry. By volume, Swiss watch exports increased 5.2 percent to 2,131,200 units,...
Watches Apr 01, 2014 Ronen Shnidman
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Free Registration Ends on March 28 for Jewellery & Gem Fair Europe
UBM Asia's Jewellery & Gem Fair Europe anticipates 6,000 visitors will attend its inaugural event in Freiburg, Germany from April 1 to 4, where it has signed up 430 exhibitors. Organizers opened free visitor registration through...
Manufacturing Mar 17, 2014 Jeff Miller
Douglas to Acquire Nocibe
Douglas Holding AG, the parent company of Christ jewelers and other German brand names, is finalizing its acquisition of cosmetics retailer Nocibe, according to Les Echos. The report estimated the value of this deal would...
Financial-Legal Oct 21, 2013 Jeff Miller
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Gebrüder Schaffrath Debuts Zoom, Cielo Tri-Set Diamond Collections
Gebrüder Schaffrath defines the ''soul of a piece of jewelry'' as the diamond. The Germany-based manufacturer debuted its Vendetta ''Cielo Tri-Set'' diamond collection, which incorporates a red corundum insert, at the Couture show in Las Vegas. The...
Manufacturing Jun 05, 2012 Rapaport News
Retail Sales Mixed in Eurozone
Retail sales fell 3.5 percent year on year in March in Germany. Despite Germany’s slump, the Eurozone’s other two major economies – France and the U.K – reported more stable results from the retail sector. The U.K reported a year on year rise of 1.3 percent in March, according...
Research May 02, 2011 Ricci Dipshan
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