This year’s Design Atelier is full of gems.
How to Bring Authenticity, Ethics and Social Responsibility to the Diamond Counter
Help customers feel good about the diamonds they're buying by creating a transparent counter experience.
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Customers want to feel good about the diamond they buy. Authenticity, ethical sourcing and social responsibility are among their key expectations, yet they can be challenging for jewelers to convey.
“Diamond buying has been a mystifying process wrought with inconsistencies that make it difficult for customers to truly know or trust the authenticity of a diamond and its journey from the mine to the jeweler’s case,” said Chris Croteau, Vice President of Marketing and Sales for Rare & Forever.
“Technology, including blockchain and artificial intelligence, is taking the mystery out of diamond buying, giving consumers trustworthy, credible data and peace of mind so that they can feel confident in their purchase.”
They’re a testament to the power of excellent design.
The industry’s most influential contemporary designers are showcasing their latest jewelry designs.
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Created by Maitri Lab-Grown Diamonds and graded by IGI, it’s slightly bigger than the record-setting lab-grown diamond GIA just examined.
The marketing agency has integrated its first C-suite.
The jewelry trade show also will debut educational content centered around social media.
Navigate origin determination with Continuing Education seminars offered by the GIA Alumni Collective™.
Luxury kicks off today, with the full show in swing on Friday.
One of the three new collections was inspired by the legend of a woman who traded her mansion to Cartier for two strands of natural pearls.
Rob Ballew will be tasked with communicating the jewelry giant’s plans and financial performance to investors.
With the app, customers receive a 15-day insurance offer on new purchases while their coverage needs are being evaluated.
It is in House of Showfields, a bazaar-style retail space in the borough’s Williamsburg neighborhood.
From consumer trends to retail technology, these are the JCK Talks sessions that should be on attendees’ radar.
Signature pieces from Cartier and David Webb will appear in the June jewelry auction.
They will be celebrated at the annual dinner dance and gala in the fall.
Gemologists have long used machines in diamond grading but technology has made it possible for them to “learn” how to do it on their own.
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Watch retailers Jeffery Bolling and Bobby Bengivengo discuss employee training, customer education and the sticky subject of future value.
The company has plans to revamp the Movado brand and offer less expensive watches this year.
Set with a 118-carat unheated Sri Lankan sapphire, it just sold for $3.4 million at Phillips jewelry auction in Hong Kong.
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As cybercrime incidents threaten the industry, jewelers need to know what they’re up against and the best ways to protect their businesses.
The Yurman Family Crystalline Pass is inside the museum’s brand-new Richard Gilder Center.
Zale has more than 40 years’ experience in the diamond industry, including 17 years as Stuller’s VP of diamonds and gemstones procurement.
The Strip is full of new restaurant and entertainment offerings.
National Jeweler’s senior editor covering fashion, trends, and design highlights the latest looks in the market.