Jewellery World supporting suppliers to support retail jewellery businesses.

Jewellery World Magazine hasn’t become the market leader simply by luck. Our knowledge, experience and willingness to go the extra mile for both sellers and buyers has earned us the number one position in the Australian and New Zealand jewellery industry media. Jewellery World launched a new jewellery pavilion inside the AGHA fair this February …

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Entries are open for the 2020 Diamond Guild Australia Jewellery Awards

Premier diamond industry association, Diamond Guild Australia, has announced that the Diamond Guild Australia Jewellery Awards will be held once again in 2020 and is calling for entries from all jewellers and designers around Australia working within the retail fine jewellery industry. The Diamond Guild Awards, to be held for the 7th time in 2020, …

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Environmental concerns take centre stage at CIBJO congress.

CIBJO’s annual congress in Bahrain at the end of 2019 saw a busy schedule of conferences and seminars. At the Marketing and Education commission, green methods of doing business were declared critical-for major multinational corporations and local retailers alike. At the meeting, CIBJO Marketing and Education Commission president Jonathan Kendall spoke of the Jewellery Industry …

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New Distributor for BAUME & MERCIER

Duraflex Group Australia (DGA) is proud to officially announce that DGA is the NEW exclusive distributor for the luxury Swiss watch brand Baume & Mercier (in Australia and New Zealand) – effective 1st June 2019. DGA will be working closely in partnership with Baume & Mercier during the handover period to ensure every aspect of …

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Silver Promotion Service Announcement

Silver Promotion Service Announces Participant Expansion in Savor Silver Program ‘International Designer of Distinction’ Classification Introduced with brands from China and the U.K. New York, NY – The Silver Promotion Service (SPS) today announced that it has introduced a new designation for selected participants in its Savor Silver program. The brands chosen will be identified …

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Second World Emerald Symposium Announces High-Stakes Participants

  2015 Emerald SymposiumLeft to right: Jean Claude Michelou (ICA), Kenneth Scarratt (ICA Lab), Dr. Thomas Hainschwang (GGTL Lab), Sean Gilbertson (Gemfields), Dr. Adolf Peretti (GRS Gemlab), and German Sanchez (emerald dealer, Colombia) The Second World Emerald Symposium follows in 2018 after the overwhelming success of the world’s first World Emerald Symposium held in Bogotá …

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Provenance Proof Blockchain to be rolled out and open to the entire industry by February 2019

The first coloured gemstone blockchain, announced earlier this year, is taking shape. Initiated by the Gübelin Gem Lab, in cooperation with technology provider Everledger, the Provenance Proof Blockchain is a true industry solution, free for all, and open to every participant of the global gemstone and jewellery sector. The primary purpose of the Provenance Proof …

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Family is the Secret to Good Business

Luxe jewellery retailer, Secrets Shhh, reopened at the weekend (August 4-5) at Westfield Garden City (Brisbane). It’s the sister store to Secrets Chermside, which has been successfully run by franchisees, John and Jen McPherson, for the past 12 years. It takes the tally of Secrets Brisbane stores to five alongside North Lakes (opened June 2018), …

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First Direct Precious Metal 3D Printing System for Jewellery

IJL to Showcase First Direct Precious Metal 3D Printing System for Jewellery, Developed by Cooksongold and EOS GmBH London, July 2018: International Jewellery London (IJL), the UK’s leading trade event for the international jewellery industry, will showcase latest innovations in 3D printing on the show floor. Cooksongold are exhibiting their PRECIOUS M 080 system – …

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Chupi Founder Wins Entrepreneurship Accolade at UK Jewellery Awards

Chupi Sweetman, founder of Irish jewellery brand Chupi, has won the Entrepreneurial Spirit award at the prestigious UK Jewellery Awards 2018. The annual UK Jewellery Awards took place at London’s Artillery Gardens on Wednesday 4 July, seeing more than 700 members of the watch and jewellery world come together to celebrate the industry’s achievements over …

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Countdown Begins to VICENZAORO

  Countdown begins to VICENZAORO September, Italian Exhibition Group’s preview of trends in gold and jewellery Scheduled to take place from September, 22 to 26 at the Vicenza’s Exhibition Centre, the show provides a stage for the wonderful world of jewellery. Vicenza, 3rd July 2018 – Preparations are moving into high gear for one of …

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Jewellery Business Management Course Announced

Nationwide Jewellers have created a business management Course, specifically for retail jewellers. The course comprises ten modules which are designed to encompass the essential business skills required to successfully manage a retail jewellery business in a difficult economic environment. The modules are : Business Ownership Sales Training and Knowledge Store Design and Layout Visual Merchandise …

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JNA 2018 Record Number Entries

JNA Awards 2018 draws record number of entries 127 submissions across 12 categories from 16 countries and regions   HONG KONG, 24 May 2018 – The seventh edition of the JNA Awards, one of the most rigorous and prestigious awards programmes in the international jewellery and gemstone industry, is proud to announce that a record-breaking …

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Originality from Discarded Waste

Craig Arnold Re:vision   Upcycling is a growing part of our everyday lives. We reinvent everything from food, to clothing, to household goods and furniture. However, a previously uncharted area of repurposing is gaining popularity. Waste materials such as architectural leftovers, paper, glass, ceramic and plastic waste find themselves in unique jewellery creations. Upcycling gives …

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CIBJO’s Special Consultative Status

Press Release UN’s Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) Confirms CIBJO’s Special Consultative Status for Four More Years MILAN, ITALY: MAY 15, 2018 – The United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) has confirmed the Special Consultative Status held by CIBJO, the World Jewellery Confederation, for the coming four years. The decision follows CIBJO’s successful submission …

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Diamond Guild Australia 2018 Awards

DIAMOND GUILD AUSTRALIA ANNOUNCES NEW TIMING FOR 2018 AWARDS THURSDAY 29 MARCH 2018: Diamond Guild Australia has announced that it has revised the timeframe for the 2018 DIAMOND GUILD AUSTRALIA JEWELLERY AWARDS and will now be conducting its prestigious competition again in the second half of 2018. Regarded as the foremost design event in Australia, …

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Buy With Confidence Program

Ministry of Commerce and Ministry of Tourism and Sports Launch Buy With Confidence Program to Boost Confidence in Purchasing Quality Gems and Jewelry in Thailand Minister of Commerce Mr. Sontirat Sontijirawong (sixth from left), Governor of Tourism Authority of Thailand Mr. Yuthasak Supasorn (second from right), And Director of GIT Ms. Duangkamol Jiambutr (fourth from …

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The 61st Bangkok Gems and Jewelry Fair saw a Record Breaking Success

The 61st Bangkok Gems and Jewelry Fair saw a Record Breaking Success The 61st Bangkok Gems and Jewelry Fair, organized by the Department of International Trade Promotion (DITP), Ministry of Commerce, was a resounding success with record breaking trade value to showcase the strength of Thailand’s gems and jewelry industry to the world. Held from …

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JAA Launches New Consumer Jewellery Insurance Product

PRESS RELEASE JAA President Selwyn Brandt and board memberKaren Lindley together with JewelCover CEO Rami Baron. The Jewellers Association of Australia (JAA) is excited to announce the launch of a new consumer jewellery insurance product – JewelCover. “For too long our members have expressed their frustrations in dealing with domestic insurers who redirect their customers …

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Handcrafted by Cerrone Jewellers: The Everest Trophy

The Everest trophy, handcrafted by Cerrone Jewellers in collaboration with Racing NSW, featuring more than 8000 individual diamonds was presented at the exclusive G’Day USA event in Los Angeles. Oscar-nominee and Australian icon Margot Robbie stopped to admire the diamond encrusted trophy while walking the red carpet. Seen pictured here with Cerrone founder and director Nicola Cerrone. …

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Russian Government Signs MOU with CIBJO and AWDC

Russian Government Signs MOU with CIBJO and AWDC, Aims to Harmonize Russian Diamond Classification System with International Standard Signing the MOU in Moscow on January 25 (from left): Dr. Gaetano Cavalieri, CIBJO President; Alexei Vladmirovich Moiseev, Deputy Finance Minister of the Russian Federation; and Stephane Fischler, AWDC President. To their left are seated Ans Anthonis, …

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Pearls and Coral Placed in the Spotlight at CIBJO/IEG Seminar

Vicenza, 23rd January 2018. Environmental, as well as social and economic responsibility in the jewellery sector were the focus of a seminar scheduled for Monday, January 22, 2018, during the VICENZAORO January 2018 jewellery trade show in Vicenza, Italy. Titled “Green and Blue Jewellery, Environmentally Sustainable Luxury,” the seminar was organised by CIBJO, the World …

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RJC Launch Its Updated 2017 Chain of Custody Standard for Gold and Platinum Group Metals

London, UK: 22 January 2018 – The Responsible Jewellery Council today announces the launch of its 2017 Chain of Custody Standard (CoC). This follows a review initiated in August 2016, involving three rounds of public consultation, input from over 150 industry and non-industry stakeholders, and contributions through webinars, workshops and meetings. The CoC standard was launched in 2012 …

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Kashmir Sapphire Stolen

Zals reported one of their Kashmir Sapphires was stolen. According to a spokesperson for Zals, the 10.17 karat Kashmir Sapphire was on consignment when the client was robbed in Taiwan. The police were informed of the robbery, however Zals is asking anyone that sees or get an inquiry regarding the stone to please contact them. …

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Nationwide Announces 2018 Apprentice Assistance Scheme

Nationwide have now been providing financial support to young people who have chosen a career in jewellery for fifteen years. Initially, Nationwide awarded several annual scholarships to students undertaking the Bachelor of Arts (Jewellery) course at Sturt University. In 2009 the total financial support provided was substantially increased and re directed to an assistance scheme …

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CIBJO President Supports De Beers Development of Diamond Traceability

CIBJO President Expresses Support for De Beers Plan to Develop Diamond Traceability System Based on Blockchain Technology MILAN, ITALY: DECEMBER 7, 2017 – CIBJO President Gaetano Cavalieri has voiced the World Jewellery Confederation’s support for a De Beers development project that employs blockchain technology, which was announced on December 4 by the group’s CEO, Bruce …

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Employee Recruitment, Motivation and Retention Guide for Jewellery Industry

Employee recruitment, motivation and retention guide for jewellery industry now available for downloading via CIBJO website  MILAN, ITALY: DECEMBER 13, 2017 – “People: Our Greatest Asset,” an employee recruitment, motivation and retention guide prepared specifically for the jewellery industry is now available for downloading on the CIBJO website. Authored by Jonathan Kendall, President of the CIBJO …

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Roqaya’s Rocks Launches New Collection

To the delight of the London press, VIPs, style influencers, and fashionistas everywhere, Roqaya’s Rocks debuts a new collection at the Four Seasons, Mayfair. The inspiration for the new Roqaya’s Rocks collection comes from the ocean’s colours and movement and showcases uncommon pearls, crystals, and gems. Each piece gains its unique style from Roqaya’s inspiration, …

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Leaders in the Private Sector Join Hands to Organize Ruby Show Worth over Billions of Baht

At the World Ruby Forum 2017: The Ultimate Forum of the “King of Gems” The Gem and Jewelry Institute of Thailand (Public Organization) or GIT, under the supervision of the Ministry of Commerce, collaborated with private sectors to organize the World Ruby Forum 2017 on November 4, 2017 at Shangri-La Hotel, Bangkok, to promote, raise …

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Inimitable a Curated Collection

Jewellery that is truly one of a kind – a curated collection at e.g.etal, launches 13 November 2017. Unique is an oft abused term in the world of jewellery, where a much-admired piece may be repeated or replicated by the maker, or even copied by another party. Leading Melbourne contemporary jewellery store e.g.etal has curated …

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