After banning purportedly misleading grading reports from his online diamond trading platform, the head of Rapaport Group has called on the jewellery industry...
Pandora’s strong global performance in the third quarter has been echoed by similarly positive results in Australia as the international jewellery...
A new research body for fancy coloured diamonds has marked its official launch with the release of an index that provides information on coloured diamond...
A leading wedding ring supplier has launched an incentive campaign that rewards both retailers and consumers, with prizes including a European honeymoon....
A 392.52-carat Ceylon sapphire, said to be the fourth largest faceted sapphire in the world, has established a new world auction record price after selling...
In a first for the Australian and NZ industries a jewellery conference has been announced with the aim of helping retailers increase sales and better manage...
Sekonda shines with two-tone.
Ice-Polo sets the scene for leisurely activities.
RM Williams launches Kydra women’s watches.
Danish Design strikes again.
Roamer marvels the moon’s phases.
Bulova introduces the Marine Star models.
A 392.52-carat Ceylon sapphire, said to be the fourth largest faceted sapphire in the world, has established a new world auction record price after selling for almost $20 million. [read...]
Bold, statement pieces have characterised the fashion jewellery scene for years but could a completely different design aesthetic change the landscape? Emily Mobbs investigates. [read...]
Jewellery brand Thomas Sabo has launched its first international television campaign ahead of the Christmas trading period in a bid to drive more customers into retail stores. [read...]
The current debate about the use of diamond grading reports is not new. Given that it is not a “science” and involves some degree of subjectivity, there will always be room for disagreement – or at least a difference of opinion – on the grade of a diamond.
Many retailers are losing the plot; by focusing too heavily on retail technology they are missing the point about shopping. According to retail expert BOB PHIBBS, shopping is about discovery, not being discovered.
A violent armed robbery recently highlighted the risks for jewellery stores and, ironically, COLEBY NICHOLSON says it draws attention to the pros and cons of shopping centres.
While rental reviews can be a sore point for jewellers, experts say a little knowledge about leasing laws can go a long way to knowing your rights and reducing your costs.
All sales teams make mistakes but what if it’s the sales manager who is causing these errors? Gretchen Gordon lists some common behavioural errors perpetrated by sales managers that directly affect sales.
As watches continue to be the most popular fashion accessories for men, Emily Mobbs sets out to discover the timepieces expected to capture the attention of males both young and old this season.
Tuesday, 25 November, 2014 12:31am