Technology


In 2019, Consumers Clicked On …

March 9, 2020
Editor-in-Chief Michelle Graff breaks down the data from GemFind’s annual report detailing activity on jewelry retail websites.

Star Rays Aims for Carbon Neutrality

February 21, 2020
The diamond exporter set the goal of becoming India’s first carbon-neutral diamond company.

Online Sales Drive Holiday Season Growth for Signet

January 16, 2020
The retailer has upped the number of stores it plans to close from 150 to 165.

The Smart Age: SEO Trends of 2020

January 14, 2020
Smart Age Solutions’ Emmanuel Raheb talks intent matching, and the importance of good content and mobile in his first column of the new year.

Frederick Goldman Licenses Tungsten Carbide to Thorsten Rings

January 10, 2020
The manufacturer holds the exclusive license to the patented, scratch-resistant compound.

Stuller Unveils New Logo for 50th Anniversary

January 6, 2020
In five decades, the company has grown from one employee to more than 1,500.

10-Year Rewind: The Biggest Developments of the Decade

December 20, 2019
Editor-in-Chief Michelle Graff recounts the stories and trends of 2010-2019 that had the greatest impact on the fine jewelry industry.

The PR Adviser: Saying Good Riddance to 2019

December 17, 2019
Had a bad year? You’re not alone, writes our resident PR adviser, Lilian Raji, in her latest column.

Citizen, Amazon Partner to Bring Smart Clocks to the Home

December 17, 2019
They pair with Alexa-enabled devices through Bluetooth so that multiple timers can be set throughout the day.

4 Takeaways From My First Conclave

April 22, 2019
Associate Editor Lenore Fedow recaps the lessons she learned in Seattle at her first AGS Conclave.

Forget the 4 C’s. Meet the 3 S’s.

February 8, 2019
A Silicon Valley startup wants to shake up the way consumers think about diamonds, and it’s got nothing to do with lab-grown stones.

I’m Your Store’s Online Secret Shopper

December 5, 2018
Here are three things you’re doing wrong.

The Next Generation: Elizabeth Potts of The Moonstoned

September 5, 2018
The young online dealer explains how she’s modernizing antique jewelry shopping in the second installment in a series profiling up-and-coming voices in the industry.

In the First Half of 2018, Consumers Searched For …

September 4, 2018
Cushion-cut diamonds, for one, Editor-in-Chief Michelle Graff reports after digesting the latest data from GemFind.

The Woman Working to Change Signet’s Stores

July 11, 2018
Chief Transformation Officer Lynn Dennison talks real estate strategy, competing with independent jewelers, and cars vs. jewelry.

This Chicago Diamond Dealer Has 2 Big Lab-Grown Stones

June 25, 2018
In May, we wrote about a 3.99-carat diamond said to be the biggest lab-grown pink in the world. Not so fast, said one diamond dealer.

The Most Clickable Diamonds of 2017

April 17, 2018
GemFind recently shared the results of its annual report, which includes what diamond shape is now topping the princess in popularity.

The Next Generation: David Bindra of B & B Fine Gems

April 5, 2018
One of the leading figures of his generation in the gemstone sector, Bindra shares his thoughts on where the industry is headed. 

Gem Gossip Turns 10

March 27, 2018
Associate Editor Ashley Davis speaks with Danielle Miele about her decade of digital evolution and where she’s headed next.

Marla and the Machine

January 18, 2018
Our editor-in-chief takes a (very short) road trip to the Brooklyn Museum to meet with jewelry designer Marla Aaron and see her much-talked-about vending machine.
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