Financial Results

Jewelry Sales Bolster Richemont’s Q3

January 20, 2021
Sales of brands including Cartier and Van Cleef & Arpels were up 9 percent in the quarter.

Holiday Sales Up 8 Percent, Says NRF

January 20, 2021
Holiday season sales exceeded the National Retail Federation’s expectations.

Signet’s Holiday Saved by Online Shoppers

January 15, 2021
The jewelry giant’s online sales surged 61 percent year-over-year during the holiday season.

Tiffany’s Holiday Sales Down 5% in the Americas

January 6, 2021
It was one of the weakest-performing regions for the jeweler in November and December.

Pandora Foresees Better-Than-Expected 2020 Results

January 4, 2021
In spite of COVID-19 restrictions and temporary store closures, December revenue exceeded expectations.

Pandora Foresees a Bleak December

December 8, 2020
COVID-19 restrictions temporarily closed 10 percent of its store network by the end of November.

Early Holiday Shoppers Bolster Signet’s Q3 Sales

December 3, 2020
The company geared up for the holiday rush, equipped with five times the shipping capacity it had this time last year.

Tiffany’s Q3 Buoyed by Online, Asia-Pacific Sales

November 24, 2020
The jeweler’s retail sales in mainland China were up more than 70 percent in the third quarter.

Cartier, Van Cleef Classics Stand Strong for Richemont

November 9, 2020
Cartier’s Clash de Cartier and Van Cleef & Arpels’ Perlée collection were among the top sellers in the first half of the year.

Pandora Posts Strong Online Growth in Q3 as Lockdowns Loom

November 3, 2020
The jewelry company expects to have to close 18 percent of its stores this month due to COVID-19 restrictions.

LVMH Snags Tiffany at Lower Price

October 30, 2020
The revised acquisition terms value the deal at $15.8 billion, down from the initial price of $16.2 billion.

Tiffany, LVMH Deal Receives EU Approval

October 28, 2020
The companies are reportedly in talks to lower the acquisition price, in line with what analysts had expected.

Kering’s Jewelry Brands Suffer in Q3 Amid Tourism Halt

October 23, 2020
Boucheron and Qeelin performed well in the Asia Pacific region, but struggled elsewhere as tourist numbers dwindled.

LVMH Struggles, But Sees Recovery in Q3

October 20, 2020
Total quarterly revenue in the conglomerate’s watches and jewelry segment was down 16 percent year-over-year.

For De Beers, Rough Demand Continues to Improve

October 16, 2020
Sales totaled $467 million in the eighth sales cycle of the year, up from $334 million in the seventh.

10 Jewelry News Stories You Might Have Missed

October 4, 2020
Diamond jewelry trends, a department store exits bankruptcy, and more.

Consumer Confidence Hits High in September

October 1, 2020
The consumer confidence index saw the highest month-over-month increase in 17 years in September but remains below pre-pandemic levels.

August Retail Sales Rise, Growth Slows

September 18, 2020
Consumer spending slowed in August after the end of the $600 weekly unemployment subsidy.

Tiffany-LVMH Deal May Be Saved, Say Analysts

September 14, 2020
LVMH’s acquisition of Tiffany & Co. still has a chance, albeit at a lower price.

Rough Diamond Sales Pick Up for De Beers, Alrosa

September 14, 2020
The heads of both diamond mining companies said increased demand for diamond jewelry at retail is starting to stimulate rough demand again.
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