Retail


Report: Tiffany-LVMH Deal on the Rocks

June 4, 2020
The deteriorating situation in the United States is troubling members of LVMH’s board, according to news reports.

How Many Jewelry Stores Have Been Hit In Nationwide Rioting?

June 3, 2020
Jewelers Security Alliance’ John Kennedy answered this question and many more in a special webinar on store security held Tuesday.

JA, DCA Reopen Jewelers Relief Fund

June 3, 2020
The industry-wide fund aims to raise $25,000 to help jewelers whose stores have been damaged or looted.

Jewelers React to Nationwide Protests, Looting

June 2, 2020
National Jeweler reached out to jewelers in Minneapolis and other cities where protests in response to the death of George Floyd have led to looting.

The Smart Lab: Why Your Website Is an Integral Part of Reopening

June 2, 2020
It is an online representation of your brand and the perfect place to launch your store’s reopening campaign, Emmanuel Raheb writes.

10 Jewelry News Stories You Might Have Missed

May 30, 2020
News from Alrosa and AGS, all about the nurse who won the Omi pendant, a pandemic doctor’s Patek Philippe pocket watch, and more.

Forevermark Expands E-Commerce, Launches Capsule Collection

May 28, 2020
The De Beers-owned diamond brand has partnered with stylist Micaela Erlanger to create a diamond and platinum bridal capsule collection.

Pandora Joins Site That Lets Customers Virtually Unwrap Gifts

May 28, 2020
The company has more than 1,000 items for sale on SmartGift as it focuses on online sales during the pandemic.

Designers Say E-Commerce, Instagram Sales Provide a COVID-19 Bright Spot

May 26, 2020
The pandemic has changed fine jewelry sales but not stopped them.

10 Jewelry News Stories You Might Have Missed

May 22, 2020
Retail news from J.C. Penney and James Avery, saying goodbye to a beloved mentor, pre-layered looks, and more.

Report: Amazon May Postpone Prime Day Until Fall

May 22, 2020
The annual two-day sale may be on hold as the retailer’s warehouses struggle to keep up with rising demand.

This Survey Shows a Mother’s Day Demand for Jewelry

May 21, 2020
A survey from MVI Marketing indicated jewelry was a top gift among those who typically buy in the category, even during the pandemic.

James Avery to Close Fredericksburg Workshop

May 20, 2020
The Texas-based jeweler will lay off 82 employees.

JC Penney Goes Chapter 11, Could Close 200 Stores

May 18, 2020
The department store chain filed for bankruptcy late Friday amid mounting debt and pandemic-related losses.

10 Jewelry News Stories You Might Have Missed

May 15, 2020
Updates on jewelry trade shows, a new coronavirus relief bill is unveiled, Jared is hosting virtual weddings, and more.

5 Thoughts on Economic Recovery from NRF, IMF

May 15, 2020
In two separate reports, economists from the National Retail Federation and the International Monetary Fund discussed consumer confidence and preventing future pandemics.

Simon G. Launches E-Commerce to Support Retailers

May 13, 2020
The jewelry brand is selling direct-to-consumer on its website, with profits going to the retail partner closest to the customer.

Jared Now Pronounces You Virtually Married

May 13, 2020
The jeweler will host virtual weddings for 1,000 couples whose ceremonies have been postponed due to the coronavirus.

10 Jewelry News Stories You Might Have Missed

May 10, 2020
Neiman Marcus and Baselworld news, another convention goes virtual, a new jewelry movie lands on Netflix, and more.

The Edge, Zillion Partner for One-Click Jewelry Insurance

May 8, 2020
The technology comes at no extra cost for The Edge jewelers and doesn’t require any data entry.
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