Rapaport News


Search Results


Advanced search
Latest Articles
Rough Markets
Polished Markets
Royal Asscher
Royal Asscher President Retires After 50 Years
Edward Asscher has retired as president of Royal Asscher, marking his 50th anniversary with the family-run jeweler. His daughter, Lita Asscher and son, Mike Asscher, will take his place as copresidents of the company.The...
Retail Mar 03, 2020 Rapaport News
Edward Asscher WDC 150
Asscher to Lead World Diamond Council
Edward Asscher, president of Royal Asscher Diamond Company, will take over as president of the World Diamond Council (WDC) in June for a two-year term.Asscher, currently vice president of the WDC, will succeed Stephane Fischler, who...
Polished Markets Feb 04, 2020 Rapaport News
Royal Asscher
Royal Asscher Names New Japan Chief
Royal Asscher has appointed Kenji Saikachi as CEO of RoyalAsscher Japan, where he will be responsible for leading the jeweler’s growth inthe country. “We are confident that [Saikachi] will successfully leadRoyal Asscher to become an even...
Retail Dec 12, 2019 Rapaport News
Royal Asscher
Royal Asscher Unveils Two More Diamond Cuts
Royal Asscher has launched two new patented diamond cuts internationally,in honor of the brand’s 165th anniversary, it said Monday. The Royal Asscher Oval and the Royal Asscher Cushion jointhe Netherlands-based jeweler’s other...
Retail Jun 19, 2019 Rapaport News
Dimmixk and Danforth 150
Trade Sees Three New Appointments
Three industry members have found homes in executivepositions at Jewelers’ Security Alliance (JSA), Jewelers Mutual Insurance Group and RoyalAsscher. Steven Kaiser was elected chairperson of the JSA board,replacing Stewart Wicht, the recently retired...
Polished Markets Jan 21, 2019 Rapaport News
SA Birth
Japan Jeweler Debuts Ginza Store and Brand
The Uchihara Group will open a store in Ginza, Japan, and launch a new brand of jewelry at more affordable pricesthan its signature SA Birth collection. The new line — SA Birth Ginza —is a reinvented version of the original...
Retail Oct 15, 2018 Rapaport News
Royal Asscher
Royal Asscher Launches Flagship Store in Japan
Royal Asscher has opened a new flagship boutique in Japan,its second standalone location in the country. The store, which is in Fukuoka’s popular downtown shoppingdistrict, Fukuoka Tenjin, will carry its limited-edition European Architecturecollection, diamond jewelry...
Retail Aug 23, 2018 Rapaport News
Royal Asscher 150
Royal Asscher Launches First Amsterdam Store
Royal Asscher has opened its first Amsterdam boutique inpartnership with luxury retailer Schapp Citroen, the diamondcompany said Monday. The store — in the PC Hooftstraat shopping area — hastwo floors featuring the brand’s diamond-jewelry...
Retail Jun 05, 2018 Rapaport News
Royal Asscher Tokyo Store
Royal Asscher to Open Flagship Tokyo Store
Royal Asscher, renowned for cutting some of the world’s most celebrated diamonds, plans to open its largest, flagship store in the Ginza district of Tokyo in late November, the jeweler announced.The new two-story branch will...
Retail Oct 10, 2017 Rapaport News
Amazon to Sell Synthetic Diamonds
Amazon.com is selling a line of lab-grown diamonds from ajoint venture between an entrepreneur and famed gem-cutting firm Royal Asscher.House of Eléonore, owned by founder Bernd Damme, RoyalAsscher and other investors, will sell blue, pink, yellow...
Retail Jun 29, 2016 Rapaport News
Royal Asscher Logo
Royal Asscher, Helzberg Join Hands to Introduce World-Famous Diamond Collection
Illustrious Diamond cutter Royal Asscher and retailer HelzbergDiamonds haveformed apartnership to introduce a preciousstones collection online and in 40 Helzberg retail stores in the U.S.The Royal Asscher Brilliant Cut and Royal Asscher HelzbergDiamonds repertoire was...
Retail Oct 19, 2015
Ichiro Uchihara
Uchihara Taking Japanese Diamond Brands International
Uchihara Group is an Osaka and Tokyo-based jewelry wholesaler and retailer catering to high-end consumers through its brands. In his first interview in decades, Ichiro Uchihara, CEO of Uchihara Group, spoke with Rapaport News at the recent...
Retail Jun 19, 2015 Avi Krawitz
Royal Asscher's New Campaign Features Nicola Breytenbach
Royal Asscher developed a new global advertisement campaign, featuring supermodel, actress and philanthropist Nicola Breytenbach as the face of the brand ahead of the JCK show in Las Vegas. The campaign was shot by Anthony Friend...
Marketing May 14, 2015 Jeff Miller
royal asscher
Royal Asscher, Treliss to Debut 'Brilliant Cut' and 'Seventy Four Collection'
Royal Asscher and Treliss Worldwide will introduce the new patented Royal Asscher® Brilliant Cut at JCK Vegas, honoring the brand’s heritage. Similarly to the Royal Asscher® Cut, the new Brilliant Cut was...
Manufacturing May 07, 2015 Jeff Miller
royal asscher
Royal Asscher and Uchihara Group Form Partnership in Japan
The Royal Asscher Diamond Company Ltd. and The Uchihara Group signed an exclusive distribution agreement, whereas the partnership will enable Royal Asscher's expansion activities in Japan. The newly formed company, Royal Asscher...
Manufacturing Feb 04, 2015 Jeff Miller
royal asscher
Royal Asscher and Treliss Worldwide/CJ Exporters Form Partnership
Royal Asscher partnered with Treliss Worldwide/CJ Exporters, enabling the diamond brand to combine efficient sourcing, manufacturing and operations with innovation, passion and integrity. The multigenerational companies share the vision of building exciting,...
Manufacturing Jan 09, 2015 Jeff Miller
US Patent and Trademark Office logo
Trademarks Issues for Portier Jewelers, 'Rebel Chique,' 'Koyilat' and 'R&J'
The U.S. Patent & Trademark Office (USPTO) issued the trademark "Rebel Chique Man-Made Diamonds by Royal Asscher" to Mine Diamonds B.V. Ltd. of the Netherlands, with registration number 4622867 and an international number 1158011...
Financial-Legal Oct 28, 2014 Jeff Miller
Edward Asscher
WDC President: Transparency, Compliance Vital for KP and the Banks
The World Diamond Council (WDC) represents the diamond industry within the Kimberley Process (KP), a regulatory body that aims to stem the flow of conflict diamonds into the diamond industry supply chain. Edward...
Polished Markets Jun 29, 2014 Rapaport News
Royal Asscher, Mondavi Collaborate & Commemorate for Napa Valley Auction
Royal Asscher, in commemoration of the diamond brand’s 160th anniversary, partnered with wine industry icon Mondavi in Napa Valley, California, for a special charitable auction that was held on June 7. The fifth and sixth generation...
Marketing Jun 10, 2014 Jeff Miller
Estelle and lita
The 'Estelle and Lita' and 'Lusciouss' Collections Launch in New York
Press Release: No. 8 was the hotspot in New York on September 3, when more than 150 guests crowded into the REC room to see the unveiling of two new jewelry collections -- ''Estelle and Lita by Royal...
Marketing Sep 09, 2013 Royal Asscher
Previous 1 Next
Show articles per page

Call Us: 1-702-893-9400
Member License Agreement   RapNet Trading Rules & Code of Conduct    Privacy Policy  
twitter twitter
About Rapaport
Advertise with us