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Sandra Helayne Schechter Hequin, a member of the family that owns Miami mainstay Morays Jewelers, died last week after a brief battle with cancer. She was 53. 
Pascal Lacroix named a client of Minnesota retailer Lasker Jewelers as the winner of the Grand Giveaway drawing, meant to celebrate the designer’s 35th anniversary by giving back to the consumers and retailers who have supported him. 
MJ Christensen Diamonds discusses the how and why behind their decision to carry BeadforLife, a line of fair trade, handmade paper jewelry crafted by women in Uganda.
The 26-year-old, seventh-generation owner of Morays in Miami dishes on why e-commerce is imperative today and his decision to stay in the family business.
Call it mitzvah or call it karma; either way, one new retailer already has banked plenty of it after donating wedding bands to a local couple in dire need.
Brad Kodak of W. Kodak Jewelers discusses the biggest challenge facing independents today, margins, and marketing what type of lab reports the store uses.  
Asaad Malak of Malak Jewelers in Charlotte, N.C. shares how he turns strangers into friends and first-time visitors into lifelong clients. 
One jewelry store in the Midwest is harnessing the power of social media and hashtags to attract younger consumers.  
Brides-to-be who purchase a Tacori engagement ring at one Florida jeweler’s trunk show this month will have the option to borrow up to $100,000 in jewelry for their wedding day, a promotion the store is calling “Something Borrowed.”  
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