R J Scanlan & Co has decided to cease its local distribution of jewellery brand Trollbeads, effective the end of this month.
The consumer watchdog’s case against jewellery retailer Zamel’s has been
vindicated, with the Full Federal Court upholding the decision to
Police are reportedly waiting for an alleged thief to pass two diamond rings, valued at $59,000, after he swallowed them during a robbery.
Tiffany & Co has increased sales by 27 per cent in the Asia-Pacific
region to $261 million, while the company’s overall latest financial
The winners of this year’s industry-renowned Diamond Guild Australia
Jewellery Awards were revealed at a special cocktail event held in
Ice-Watch has added to its growing list of high-profile collaborations, having announced a new partnership with the Queensland Reds rugby union team.
Bolton Gems stuns with its Allura collection.
Pandora’s love affair with the past.
Renee Blackwell Design pops with colour.
Worth & Douglas’ offer never ends.
Amelleé dreams of summer.
Jewellery brand Thomas Sabo has announced that model Georgia May Jagger, daughter of Rolling Stones lead singer Mick Jagger, will be its new ambassador in 2014. [read...]
High profile jewellery brand Swarovski showcased its latest collection at an invitation-only “artistic” launch party held in Sydney last week. [read...]
The “Pink Star” – believed to be the largest known fancy pink diamond –
has secured its place in the world auction record books for the highest
price paid for a diamond or jewellery item. [read...]
As if there wasn’t already enough misinformation about jewellery on the internet, retailers also regularly have to deal with myths and bunkum about gemstones. Add an array of superstitions and prejudices and you quickly realise your sales staff have a lot to deal with.
Difficult economic conditions have always forced people to reassess their businesses but in this new digital age, COLEBY NICHOLSON says there are many more issues to consider.
Consumers have money but they’re just not opening their wallets, right? Whether it’s continuing nervousness over the global financial crisis or people just being cautious, many retail sectors are struggling. Try these ideas to increase sales.
The massive success of film and novel juggernaut The Hunger Games has resulted in many designers creating jewellery pieces inspired by the film.
It cannot be argued that jewellery’s greatest appeal is its visual
aesthetic, so what better way to promote it than through a social media
site that shares the same allure? Pinterest offers product promotion
through sheer visual delight.
The distinction between fine and fashion jewellery remains one of the industry’s most compelling and polarising debates. But JEFF SALTON investigates if the debate is even worth having?
Tuesday, 10 December, 2013 05:51am