Surveys


5 Things to Know About De Beers’ Holiday Insight Report

August 14, 2020
The survey sheds light on consumer sentiment in the U.S., where people will be shopping, why simple solitaires are so appealing right now, and more.

10 Jewelry News Stories You Might Have Missed

August 9, 2020
Lord & Taylor’s bankruptcy filing, Oscar Heyman’s holiday catalog, a record-setting Rolex auction, and more.

On Data: Sales Show Continued Improvement in July

August 4, 2020
Following a “dismal” April and a “bleak” May, Sherry Smith notes that independent jewelers’ sales have warmed up recently, particularly in this one category.

5 Things the Latest JBT Data Tells Us

July 31, 2020
Jewelers Board of Trade President Erich Jacobs put the number of Q2 store closures in perspective, and gives predictions for the remainder of 2020.

10 Jewelry News Stories You Might Have Missed

June 21, 2020
A major retailer outlines its post-pandemic concerns, all the details on a big virtual jewelry trade show, consumers talk diamonds, and more.

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.

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.

10 Jewelry News Stories You Might Have Missed

April 10, 2020
Baselworld on the brink, the queen wears a beautiful brooch, and we share recommendations for keeping one’s sanity while working from home.

Jeweler Support Network Launches COVID-19 Survey

April 3, 2020
The new resource wants to get a baseline of how trade businesses are operating and how it can help.

How Independent Jewelers Are Coping During COVID-19

April 2, 2020
We combined the results of a recent Jewelers of America survey with interviews to paint a picture of how independent jewelers are handling the shutdown.

JA Surveying Members on the Effects of COVID-19

March 17, 2020
It’s also put together a resource guide for retailers to help them navigate the health and business challenges posed by the virus.

On Data: A Closer Look at Loose Diamonds

March 17, 2020
Sherry Smith looks at sales and gross margins on loose diamonds in her latest deep-dive into industry data.

5 Jewelry News Stories You Might Have Missed

March 15, 2020
Trade shows postpone amid coronavirus concerns, what consumers clicked on in 2019, an update on a royal jewel heist, and more.

JA, JBT Release 2019 Retail Jewelers Benchmarking Study

March 12, 2020
A digital version of the financial benchmarking tool is now available to order.

MJSA, Atlanta Show Circulating Survey on COVID-19

March 6, 2020
The two are working with Hill Management Group to distribute a survey to better understand how the disease is impacting the jewelry industry.

Price of Gold Expected to Stay High in 2020

March 2, 2020
The metal is predicted to average more than $1,500 in 2020, according to a recent Reuters poll.

5 Jewelry News Stories You Might Have Missed

February 28, 2020
Coronavirus forces the cancellation of two major shows, the NRF makes predictions for the year ahead, a new podcast, and more.

Consumers Expected to Spend Record $27.4B for Valentine’s Day

February 6, 2020
That’s a 32 percent increase over last year, according to the National Retail Federation.

NRF: Holiday Retail Sales Were Up 4%

January 17, 2020
They reached $730.2 billion in November and December, helped along by strong online sales.

Holiday Sales Wrap-Up: How Did Jewelers Do?

January 9, 2020
Eleven jewelers around the country told National Jeweler how they fared in 2019 and what they predict for the year ahead.
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