GIA (Gemological Institute of America) and De Beers Technologies UK research scientists will discuss synthetic diamonds during GIA GemFest Basel 2015 at the Congress Center Basel, Switzerland on Sunday March 22.
The British Retail Consortium (BRC) announced a deflation of non-food shop prices to 2.5% in February from 1.8% in January, with an overall 12-month average shop price index deflation of 1.7%.
US watch brand Timex announced it would partake in World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) Earth Hour 2015 through a bespoke interactive microsite, which will count down the seconds until Earth House 2015 on March 28.
St Albans based jewellers Kings Hill Jewellery revealed its rebranded logo and store design at its store relaunch event on February 19.
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Pre-owned watch specialist Watchfinder announced a record-breaking year for the company, reaching an annual turnover of £36m in 2014.
Online marketplace expert and Mirakl co-founder Adrien Nussenbaum asks whether jewellers should be selling via online marketplaces and provides tips for how to get the best results when they do.