By Brecken Branstrator
This week, De Beers diamond brand Forevermark announced it is expanding into three more countries, bringing its footprint to 38 total consumer markets.

In watch news, Democratic president front-runner Hillary Clinton mentioned Shinola by name as she unveiled her jobs plan in a speech in Detroit while Christie’s announced that it would auction an 18-karat gold Breguet pocket watch that once belonged to the founder of Agence France-Presse in May.

Meanwhile, Jewelers of America released the schedule for its two-day education program at the JA New York show next week.

Revisit the week as it was, in photos.

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