Jewellery brand Endless has doubled its manufacturing capacity with the opening of a new factory, in order to meet global demand for its products.
Danish watch brand Bering has unveiled a special charity edition blue ceramic watch.
News from Abroad
International luxury brand Harry Winston has opened a new retail salon in Miami’s design district at 166 NE 39th Street in Florida, USA.
At the start of 2015, British jewellery designer Edward Fleming spent five weeks in Namibia, on a trip to buy tourmalines and garnets and to find out about ethical mining. Here he shares his experiences of the trip and thoughts on supporting small scale miners within the trade.
Education and Careers Updates
GIA will host its annual open day at its London campus at 104 Great Russell Street on Friday June 12 from 12-6pm.
The NAG (National Association of Goldsmiths) hosted the first of two NAG and BJA (British Jewellers’ Association) Members’ Days put on to discuss the unification of the trade associations at its Luke Street headquarters in London yesterday (May 20).
Jewellery trading consortium, the Houlden Group, has revealed further details of the content for its Members’ Meeting set to be held at its forthcoming Summer Getaway.
Footfall in April was 0.8% lower than the same month last year and also down from the 0.2% rise reported in March of this year.
With a little over three weeks until Britain goes to the polls to elect its next Government, all eyes are on politics this month, with the leaders of the main political parties all out on the campaign trail, trying to convince us that they are best placed to lead the country.