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Lace Mine to Ramp Up Production in Second Half of 2015
DiamondCorp's Lace underground diamond mine is on track to begin production in the second half of 2015. The company reported that development work in the upper K4 (UK4) block remains on track with mining operations set to begin four...
Mining Apr 30, 2015 Deena Taylor
Zalemark Crayola
Zalemark to Debut Crayola Fine Jewelry Collection
Zalemark will debut its Crayola Fine Jewelry collection during the JCK show in Las Vegas. The line features jewelry designed by Steven Zale using unique Crayola colors in each piece. “We are proud...
Retail Apr 30, 2015 Deena Taylor
Gem-A Shifts Annual Conference to End of November
The Gemmological Association of Great Britain (Gem-A) will hold its annual international conference on November 21 and 22, 2015 at the The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) in Marylebone, London. Gem-A will also co-host the...
Gemstones Apr 29, 2015 Deena Taylor
Diamcor production
Diamcor Achieves $5M in Revenue From Krone-Endora Since 2013
Diamcor has achieved $4.72 million in revenue from the sale of 25,627.59 carats at tenders it has held since June 2013. The diamonds were sourced from the company's Krone-Endora alluvial project in South Africa and...
Mining Apr 29, 2015 Deena Taylor
Hublot Launches Competition for Young Designers
Hublot launched the Hublot Design Prize, a competition created to enable young, talented designers an opportunity to gain recognition for their innovation. The prize will be awarded to a young, independent designer for the boldness and creativity...
Watches Apr 28, 2015 Deena Taylor
Scio Diamond
Scio Diamond to Double Production Levels
Scio Diamond Technology Corporation is nearing completion of a manufacturing expansion that will more than double its capacity to create lab-grown diamonds. Plans to double production levels at Scio's current set-up in Greenville, South Carolina began when...
Technology Apr 27, 2015 Deena Taylor
Kay Jewelers Debuts Mother's Day Collection
Kay Jewelers launched its Miracle Links line ahead of Mother's Day. The collection, designed to celebrate the miracle of motherhood, includes pieces with interlinking circles meant to symbolize the bone between mother and child....
Retail Apr 27, 2015 Deena Taylor
Bonhams Jewelry Sale Achieves $7M
Bonhams fine jewelry sale in London realized $6.6 million (GBP 4.3 million), with the top lot a 9.05-carat, D, VS1, pear-shaped diamond ring by Harry Winston, which sold for $533,846 (GBP 350,500) to a U.S. bidder....
Polished Markets Apr 27, 2015 Deena Taylor
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CIBJO Releases Coral Commission Special Report
CIBJO's Coral Commission will release its special report at the 2015 CIBJO Congress, slated to take place in Salvador, Brazil, on May 4. The Coral Blue Book was prepared by the Coral Commission led by Vicenzo Liverino...
Gemstones Apr 26, 2015 Deena Taylor
Jovella 2014
Jovella 2015 to Take Place in June
Jovella 2015, Tel Aviv’s 12th international jewelry exhibition, will be held on June 30 to July 1, 2015 at the Tel Aviv Trade Fair and Convention Center. The show is run by the Stier-Group in collaboration with the Israel...
Polished Markets Apr 26, 2015 Deena Taylor
Richemont Warns of Profit Decline for Fiscal Year
Swiss luxury goods group Richemont anticipates that its profit will drop 36 percent year on year for the fiscal year that ended on March 31. The company made an unscheduled announcement to warn investors, explaining...
Retail Apr 22, 2015 Deena Taylor
Gitanjali Consolidates Retail Segment to Streamline Operations
Gitanjali Gems will consolidate its various jewelry retail subsidiaries as part of the group's effort to streamline operations by reducing costs and improving cash flow, the company reported.In a note to the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE),...
Financial-Legal Apr 22, 2015 Deena Taylor
Argyle Mine Processing Center
Rio Tinto's 1Q Diamond Production +14%
Rio Tinto reported that its diamond production grew 14 percent year on year to 4.155 ‎million carats in the first quarter that ended on March 31. The increase resulted mainly from a ramp-up in production at the company's...
Mining Apr 21, 2015 Deena Taylor
Stellar Diamonds
Stellar Diamonds Completes Maiden Sale of Baoulé Production
Stellar Diamonds realized $195,000 or an average of $266 per carat, from the sale of 733 gem-quality diamonds recovered from trial mining at its Baoulé project in Guinea. The diamonds formed part of larger sale of 4,414 carats.The...
Rough Markets Apr 20, 2015 Deena Taylor
Alrosa rough
ALROSA's Reserves Increase in 2014
ALROSA reported that its diamond reserves increased by 25.6 million carats in 2014. The company's inferred resources rose by 53.57 million carats, based on new discoveries and mine-site exploration in 2014. The increase in reserves was...
Mining Apr 19, 2015 Deena Taylor
luk fook
Luk Fook's 4Q Same-Store Sales -20%
Luk Fook Holdings, a Hong Kong-based jeweler, reported that group same-store sales dropped 20 percent year on year in the fourth quarter that ended on March 31. The company noted the decline was influenced by the...
Retail Apr 19, 2015 Deena Taylor
Botswana Diamonds
Botswana Diamonds Attains Additional Licenses
Botswana Diamonds attained another three prospecting licenses for its joint-venture exploration project with ALROSA in Botswana.The government awarded the licenses to Sunland Minerals, the joint-venture exploration company of the two miners. The licenses,...
Mining Apr 15, 2015 Deena Taylor
tiffany small
Tiffany & Co. Lauches CT60 Timepiece Line
Tiffany & Co. launched a new watch line, the Tiffany CT60. The Swiss-made collection pays tribute to Tiffany's founder, Charles Lewis Tiffany, and is based on the design of a Tiffany & Co. gold watch that...
Watches Apr 06, 2015 Deena Taylor
Israel Diamond Exchange
Israel's Polished Exports Fall 30% in 1Q
Israel’s polished diamond exports fell 30 percent year on year to $1.61 billion in the first three months of 2015, according to data published by the Economy Ministry. By volume, polished exports fell 24 percent to 622,679 carats. Israel’s polished...
Polished Markets Apr 02, 2015 Deena Taylor
Hublot  Coric
Hublot Names Coric as Brand Ambassador
Hublot named 18-year-old tennis pro Borna Coric as their newest brand ambassador. Croatian-born Coric defeated world No. 1 player Rafael Nadal last year and most recently he topped world No. 4 player Andy Murray....
Watches Apr 02, 2015 Deena Taylor
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