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Hollywood-style jewellery heist still baffles -

Details on the high-profile, Hollywood-style Hatton Garden jewellery heist continue to emerge, with police having now released CCTV images of some of the...

Jewellery stolen in ‘ram-raid’ burglaries -

In an unusual ‘smash and grab’ case, brazen thieves have used cars to break into the premises of two jewellery stores located in shopping centres....

More synthetic diamonds being uncovered -

The GIA has confirmed there has been a rise in the number of undisclosed synthetic diamonds being detected in diamond parcels.

Rare Aussie sapphire heads to auction -

A rare gemstone, said to be the largest natural yellow sapphire to ever be offered at auction in Australia, will go under the hammer next month.

De Beers contract overhaul begins -

De Beers Group has commenced a new sightholder contract period and an updated sales model for its rough diamond distribution.

Nationwide Jewellers smashes previous sales record -

Nationwide Jewellers has again broken a sales record for its buying day held in conjunction with the group’s annual conference.

New Products

Pastiche -

Pastiche has a surprise for Mother’s Day.

Peter W Beck -

Peter W Beck crosses over to the dark side.

Tresor Paris -

Tresor Paris offers an alluring new release.

Najo -

Najo starts a crusade.

Allure South Sea Pearls -

Allure South Sea Pearls is running circles.

Gregio Watches -

Gregio Watches plays with colour.

Contrary to popular belief, diamonds aren't ‘every’ girl’s best friend – so it’s just as well there’s an endless array of unconventional engagement rings for the bride-to-be looking for something different.   [read...]
How much is something worth? That’s a good question and an even better one when it comes to jewellery. It’s often hotly debated in the jewellery industry where many myths still exist.   [read...]
In what is believed to be its first major move since going public, Australian fashion jewellery chain Lovisa has confirmed a new deal that will significantly increase the company’s international presence.   [read...]

What do jewellery customers really want? -

Do you really know what your customers want? Recent studies show there is huge ‘disconnect’ between what customers want and what retailers think customers want. Are you losing sales as a result?

Grey marketing of watches gets colourful support -

With the imminent release of the Apple Watch, COLEBY NICHOLSON reviews the ramifications of Swatch Group’s loss to Costco over copyright infringement in the US courts.

Sure-fire ways to fail at social media -

Who needs social media, right? What a headache. RON JOHNSON discusses innovative ways in which retailers can rid themselves of social media forever. Subscription required.

Mythbusters: truth behind jewellery valuation myths -

Jewellery valuations can benefit jewellers and consumers alike; however, there’s still misunderstanding in the industry. MEGAN AUSTIN separates some common valuation myths from reality.

Stop the cringe and seal the sale -

Every retailer has staff who exhibit in-store behaviour that stifles sales, often without anyone knowing it. Bob Phibbs examines seven toxic habits that hamper. Subscription required.

Centre Stage

Coloured Diamonds: The Facts -

Over recent years coloured diamonds have become increasingly popular. They are not new with some of the most famous diamonds being colored – The Tiffany (yellow) and The Hope (blue) to name just two. Garry Holloway provides an insight into coloured diamonds.


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