Now for the WHOLE truth! The Jewellers Association of Australia (JAA) would like to address the communication sent from Gary Fitz-Roy, Managing Director of Expertise Events on 26 May. The JAA does not wish to waste resources and engage in a negative to and fro, however, strongly refutes many of the unfair and one sided …
The Jewellers Association of Australia (JAA) proudly announces a new industry fair run by the industry for the industry, the JAA Jewellery Fair. This landmark announcement is being delivered amidst great excitement, after detailed research, analysis and discussion by the JAA Board and Executive Director. The event must meet the needs of the industry into …
Did you see the last two Barometers in the magazine? Click the pic above to have a read of the data collected in our previous Barometers. It’s interesting stuff. Our thanks to everyone who participated – I think you’ll agree it’s worth continuing the Barometer each month in order to keep a finger on the …
In December last year, ABC Refinery, the refinery division of Pallion, was appointed to The London Bullion Market Association’s (LBMA) Good Delivery list for gold. ABC Refinery’s appointment to this exclusive list is a testament to its ability to refine and produce gold products to LBMA level, universally regarded as the highest international standard. LBMA …
Police have released CCTV images of the robbers who stole millions of pounds worth of jewellery from 72 safety deposits boxes in London’s Hatton Garden.
Cerrone has created a trophy covered in more than 2000 emeralds for The Championships at Royal Randwick.
Luv Letters has launched a website that enables stockists and customers their own engraved jewellery and see the finished result on screen instantly.
Faberge has unveiled its first new ‘Imperial Class’ egg in almost 100 years – The Faberge Pearl Egg.
Ole Lynggaard’s latest advertising campaign stars a relatively unknown ‘muse’ – 28-year-old Swedish model Mona Johannesson.
Gregory Jewellers has created a sterling silver jewellery collection with up-and-coming Australian fashion designer Haryono Setiadi.
The Jewellers Association of Australia has launched its inaugural industry accreditation program.
To salute the traditional Chinese calendar system, Frederique Constant has launched the Manufacture Zodiac 24H for the Year of the Goat.
Just six months after US based Pure Grown Diamonds announced that it had created the world’s biggest colourless diamond, Russia’s New Diamond Technology has announced that it has superseded the American record by more than two carats.
One year after the closure of Karin Adcock’s House of Brands, Danish jewellery brand byBiehl has been relaunched in Australia by Tribe Trading.
Sotheby’s has unveiled “a 100 carat perfect diamond” in a classic emerald-cut.
The new concept Vicenzaoro The Boutique Show attracted over 33,000 local and international visitors – 13 per cent more than the 2014 edition.
Michael Hill International launched its new ‘We’re for Love’ brand platform in Australia, New Zealand, Canada and the US with two new commercials during the Super Bowl on Sunday February 1.
The ABC Bullion and Palloys Group of companies have merged under a new holding company called Pallion.
Lion Brands has been appointed the official distributor of Swiss watch brand JEANRICHARD in Australia and New Zealand.
Melbourne-based Australian Diamond Trading Corporation will open a new office in Sydney early next year to meet ‘a strong demand for diamonds’ in NSW.
Swarovski has unveiled its Spring Summer 2015 collections with a party at the Lions Gate Lodge in Sydney’s Botanic Gardens.
US-based carved pearl jewellery maker, Galatea, has launched a cultured pearl which can record and play personalised messages.
Following recent local and international controversy about the over-grading of diamonds, The JAA National Industry Advisory Council has released a list of six independent diamond grading laboratories that it endorses.
Just three months after the opening of Seiko’s first boutique in the US, the Citizen Watch Company has opened its first US flagship store.
A 9.75 rare fancy vivid blue diamond has sold for US$32,645m – a new world auction record price for any blue diamond and a new world auction record for price-per-carat for any diamond.
Following the success of its inaugural ‘T‘wo Shows, Two Venues’ jewellery fairs in March, the HKTDC is expecting next year’s fairs to be even better.
As part of its new strategic direction, TAG Heuer is entering the world of sports marathons as a partner and official timekeeper.
The world’s most famous watch, the Henry Graves Supercomplication, has been sold for US$24 million to an anonymous bidder at Sotheby’s in Geneva.