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News and articles about Beaverbrooks

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Beaverbrooks unveils £100,000 advent calendarVideoSubscription

Multiple jewellery retailer Beaverbrooks has revealed a £100,000 advent calendar which luxurious diamond gift within each of its 25 drawers, in celebration of its 100th birthday this year.

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Pandora takes top spot as most searched for jewellery brand

Danish jewellery brand Pandora has taken the top spot in a list of online jewellery retailers thanks to a 47% increase in visibility, a new report reveals.

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Beaverbrooks’ chairman marks role as high sheriffSubscription

Chairman of independent retailer Beaverbrooks, Mark Adlestone’s official portrait as the new high sheriff of Greater Manchester has been unveiled at Manchester Crown Court.

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Beaverbrooks’ chairman joins runners in annual Blackpool 10KSubscription

Beaverbrooks’ chairman Mark Adlestone was one of 2,300 runners who descended on Blackpool on Sunday (May 12) for the annual Beaverbrooks Blackpool 10km Fun Run.

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Raymond Weil celebrates Beaverbrooks' centenary with exclusive designsSubscription

Luxury Swiss watchmaker, Raymond Weil, has announced it will support independent jeweller Beaverbrooks’ 100th anniversary by releasing two exclusive limited-edition Tango timepieces.

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Beaverbrooks supports homeless charity with Big Sleep Out fundraiserSubscription

Beaverbrooks’ managing director Anna Blackburn and 11 of the retailer’s colleagues braved the bad weather as they spent a night on Blackpool’s streets, raising almost £7,000 for homeless charity Streetlife.


NAJ awards graduates at Goldsmiths’ HallSubscription

The National Association of Jewellers (NAJ) held its annual presentation of awards for its education graduates at Goldsmiths’ Hall in London last night (March 19).


Beaverbrooks recognised at retailer awardsSubscription

Multiple jewellery retailer Beaverbrooks has scooped two awards at the annual Retail Week Awards 2019 in London last night (March 14).

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Beaverbrooks’ chairman appointed as Greater Manchester’s high sheriffSubscription

In its centenary year, multiple retailer Beaverbrooks has announced its chairman, Mark Adlestone OBE DL FGA, has been chosen by Her Majesty the Queen to become the next high sheriff of Greater Manchester.

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Beaverbrooks the Jewellers to open new store in NorthamptonshireSubscription

Multiple independent jeweller Beaverbrooks the Jewellers has announced it will open a brand-new store at Rushden Lakes in Northamptonshire in summer 2019.


Beaverbrooks recognised at Best Companies AwardsSubscription

Multiple jewellery retailer Beaverbrooks has been named the 10th Best Company to Work for in the UK and the company’s chairman, Mark Adlestone and managing director, Anna Blackburn have also been recognised as UK’s Best Leaders at The Sunday Times Best Companies Awards 2019.

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Raymond Weil teams-up with Manchester’s Trafford CentreSubscription

Watch brand Raymond Weil will host evening performances in the Great Dome at Manchester’s intu Trafford Centre.


Beaverbrooks sees operating profits rise to £13.7mSubscription

Multiple jewellery retailer Beaverbrooks saw operating profit before discretionary payments increase to £13.7m for the 53 weeks ended March 3, 2018.


Jewellers assess bridal jewellery trends ahead of Royal Wedding Subscription

As Princess Eugenie marries Jack Brooksbank at Windsor Castle today (October 12), brands are continuing to see sales of coloured stone engagement rings, particularly sapphires, as well as bespoke requests in 2019.

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Mark Adlestone receives Legends of Industry awardSubscription

Mark Adlestone, chairman of multiple jewellery retailer Beaverbrooks, has been presented with a Legends of Industry Award by children’s charity, Variety, for his outstanding contribution to the jewellery retail industry.

The family-owned business now comprises 67 stores

Beaverbrooks celebrates Royal Wedding with customer jewellery giveawaySubscription

Multiple jewellery retailer is marking the upcoming Royal Wedding by offering its customers the chance to win £2,000 of free wedding jewellery.

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Bremont unveils 2018 collection at Townhouse eventSubscription

British watch manufacturer Bremont introduced a range of engineered chronometers at its Townhouse event in London.

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Beaverbrooks named 11th best company to work for in 2018Subscription

Multiple retailer Beaverbrooks the Jewellers has climbed 15 places to number 11 and is the highest ranked retailer in The Sunday Times 100 Best Companies to Work For 2018.

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Anna Blackburn promoted to Beaverbrooks boardSubscription

Anna Blackburn, the former chief executive of multiple jewellery retailer Beaverbrooks, has become the second ever non-family member to be promoted to the board of the company, taking on the new role of managing director.

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Beaverbrooks to close all 71 stores this Boxing DaySubscription

Independent multiple jeweller Beaverbrooks has announced it will not be opening its 71 doors to shoppers this Boxing Day (December 26).

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Beaverbrooks maintains £119m turnover in FY 2017Subscription

Beaverbrooks has announced an annual turnover of £119m in its financial results for the year ending February 25, 2017.

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Beaverbrooks toasts double store opening Subscription

Multiple retailer Beaverbrooks marked its first double store opening on the same day last week (September 7) when it cut the ribbon on both its new Bracknell and Guildford premises.

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Paul Hewitt sets sail online with BeaverbrooksSubscription

Nautical-inspired jewellery brand Paul Hewitt has joined the line-up of brands to be sold via the website of multiple retailer Beaverbrooks.

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Beaverbrooks’ staff raise funds for local hospice Subscription

Team members from jewellery retailer Beaverbrooks saddled up for the annual Blackpool Bike Ride in aid of Trinity Hospice.

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Beaverbrooks’ sponsors Blackpool charity fun runSubscription

Over 2,000 runners took part in the annual Beaverbrooks Blackpool 10k Fun Run last weekend helping to raise over £50,000 for charity.

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Beaverbrooks drums up publicity with anticipated royal proposalSubscription

Jewellery retailer Beaverbrooks stunned onlookers in London on Thursday (May 11) as a fake Prince Harry proposed to a look-a-like of the  Royal’s girlfriend Meghan Markle.

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Beaverbrooks’ CEO raises money for homeless charity

Anna Blackburn, chief executive officer of multiple jewellery retailer Beaverbrooks and nine team members spent the night on Blackpool’s streets raising funds for homeless charity, Streetlife.

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New role for Beaverbrooks chairman

Chairman of multiple jewellery retailer Beaverbrooks Mark Adlestone has been appointed as the new deputy lieutenant for Greater Manchester.

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Hamilton is official timekeeper for Red Bull air raceSubscription

American watch brand Hamilton has become the 2017 official timekeeper of the Red Bull Air Race World Championship.

The family-owned business now comprises 67 stores

Beaverbrooks reiterates position on Boxing Day closureSubscription

Multiple jewellery retailer Beaverbrooks has reiterated its stance on remaining closed on Boxing Day, in light of the recent national petition on the subject.

The family-owned business now comprises 67 stores

Beaverbrooks sees operating profits increaseSubscription

Multiple jewellery retailer Beaverbrooks, which last week opened its 69th store, saw operating profit before discretionary payments increase to £15.2m in the 12 months to 27 February, 2016.

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Beaverbrooks’ chief exec makes top women in business listSubscription

The chief executive officer of multiple jewellery retailer Beaverbrooks, Anna Blackburn, has been named among the North West England’s top 20 business women.

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Beaverbrooks celebrates #GivingTuesdaySubscription

Multiple jewellery retailer Beaverbrooks joined the global movement #GivingTuesday on December 1 and has raised over £300,000 via Workplace Giving.

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Beaverbrooks reopens Basingstoke storeSubscription

Beaverbrooks the Jewellers reopened its newly refurbished Basingstoke store earlier on November 11, as part of its nationwide initiative to update all existing stores.

The family-owned business now comprises 67 stores

Beaverbrooks achieves RJC recertificationSubscription

The RJC (Responsible Jewellery Council) has today announced that it has recertified multiple retailer Beaverbrooks the Jewellers against the 2013 Code of Practices (COP) at its head office and across all of its 67 UK stores.

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EXCLUSIVE: Beaverbrooks chairman to be awarded OBE

Multiple retailer Beaverbrooks The Jewellers chairman Mark Adlestone will be recognised on the Queen’s Birthday Honours List 2015 and awarded an OBE for services to business and charity.

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Endless Jewelry and Beaverbrooks host VIP events in ScotlandSubscription

Danish charm bracelet brand Endless Jewelry and retailer Beaverbrooks will host three VIP events for customers at leading Beaverbooks stores in Scotland.


Beaverbrooks launches Endless Jewelry into all storesSubscription

Multiple jewellery retailer Beaverbrooks will place Danish brand Endless Jewelry’s collection of bracelets and charms into all of its 65 UK stores.

Tudor launches at Beaverbrooks

Beaverbrooks welcomes Tudor watches to its brand rosterSubscription

Multiple jewellery retailer Beaverbrooks is celebrating the launch of Rolex-owned Tudor watches in five of its stores.


Beaverbrooks to sponsor a goldsmithSubscription

Jewellery chain Beaverbrooks has become the first company to sponsor UK-based goldsmith Paul Spurgeon in his quest to help disadvantaged people through the Cornerstone Project

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Beaverbrooks unveils the first Gucci timepiece and jewellery store in the UKSubscription

The dedicated Gucci timepiece and jewellery store has been created in Beaverbrooks’ flagship store at The Trafford Centre, in Manchester

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Beaverbrooks awarded in Scotland's Best Workplaces' AwardsSubscription

Scottish branches of the multiple jewellery retailer Beaverbrooks have been named number one Best Medium/Large Workplace in Scotland in this year’s Scotland’s Best Workplaces’ Awards.

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Daniel Brown takes over as CEO of BeaverbrooksSubscription

The jewellery and watch retailer said that this appointment will “take the brand forward into a new era of customer service”.

Beaverbrooks has re-launched its website

Beaverbrooks relaunches website Subscription

Jewellery chain Beaverbrooks has re-launched its website in a bid to make it more user-friendly and drive online sales.

Jeweller J H Collinson triumphed in the Independent Retailer category at the Sunderland Retail Awards. Beaverbrooks and Pandora also scooped top awards

Beaverbrooks, J H Collinson and Pandora triumph at Sunderland Retail AwardsSubscription

Jewellery retailers J H Collinson, Beaverbrooks and brand Pandora scooped the top awards at the Sunderland Retail Awards, which were held on March 20 at the Bridges shopping centre in the town.

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Beaverbrooks in "the elite top 20" of The Sunday Times Best Companies listSubscription

Multiple jeweller Beaverbrooks ranked 17 overall in The Sunday Times 100 Best Companies to Work For 2011 survey, published yesterday.

The CMJ's chief executive Willie Hamilton checks out the Buying Power List

UPDATE: The Jewellery Show Party in picturesSubscription

Official pictures from The Jewellery Show Party, held on February 7 to celebrate the launch of Retail Jeweller’s Buying Power List.

Experts say the retail employment market is steady, despite challenging conditions

Retail employment market facing challenges, say expertsSubscription

Employment agencies and jewellery retailers have reported that the retail jobs market has remained steady, despite reports of falling full-time jobs and businesses facing “challenging” conditions.

Jewellery retailers say the first full week of increased VAT hasn't affected business

Jewellers pragmatic about VAT riseSubscription

Jewellery retailers have reported that the first week of increased VAT has had little impact on sales and have adopted a pragmatic approach by slowly raising prices. Some have refused to pass on the extra cost to customers.


Retail Jeweller celebrates best in class at UK Jewellery Awards 2010Subscription

Retail Jeweller recognised the best of the UK watch and jewellery industry at the UK Jewellery Awards 2010 last night.


Jewellers prepare for 20% VAT riseSubscription

Retailers are unsurprised by today’s Budget announcement from chancellor George Osborne that VAT is to be increased to 20% from January 4.


Beaverbrooks named third best company to work forSubscription

Beaverbrooks the Jewellers has come third in The Sunday Times Best Companies to Work For survey.

Beaverbrooks cuts back on spending as profits fallSubscription

Jewellery specialist Beaverbrooks has cut back on spending after pre-tax profits fell from £4.6m to £200,000 last year.