July 2012

Olympic melt session

On my trip to London last month, I learned an interesting piece of Olympic history, one that I thought would be good to share as the Summer Games kick off this Friday in London. So, here’s my trivia q... read more..

Celebrity Jewelry Gawk™ – Teen Choice Awards

The 14th annual Teen Choice Awards took place on July 22 on Los Angeles, a prime opportunity for celebrities to show off their latest jewelry styles. Rings and earrings made in yellow gold and pieces ... read more..

Consider a good cause

When you’re a member of the media you receive many emails, particularly from people and companies you may not know looking to introduce themselves and, hopefully, garner a little press. In the midst o... read more..

Putting the ‘pen’ to the test

A few weeks after news surfaced that hundreds of synthetic diamonds were submitted to the International Gemological Institute (IGI) in Antwerp without proper disclosure, a press release began circulat... read more..

Milt Gralla, 84: People who build

Milton Gralla, a legendary publishing executive in our business and whom many have known through his lifetime commitment to philanthropy, has passed away at age 84. Though National Jeweler was founded... read more..

Why online retailers are getting physical

For years in retail, the story has been about brick-and-mortar retailers losing business to pure-play online retailers, which can offer the same product for less due to lower overhead costs. Now, howe... read more..
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