Multiple high street jeweller F Hinds has united with over 50 high street retailers to demand that chancellor Sajid Javid takes action to fix the business rates system.
A new watch servicing apprenticeship scheme provided by Uxbridge College in Middlesex is set to launch in October this year.
F Hinds expands smartwatch offeringSubscription
UK high-street jeweller F Hinds is to expand its smartwatch offering stocking the latest Fossil Sport smartwatch.
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).
F Hinds saves Chapelle stores Subscription
Multiple retailer F Hinds has reached an agreement to save 12 Chapelle stores from administration.
Following a successful partnership with the Royal British Legion charity, watch brand Rotary has announced that the limited-edition timepiece, created to mark the centenary of the end of the First World War, has sold out.
Multiple retailer F Hinds Jewellers has announced it will support Cancer Research UK by taking part in World Cancer Day 2019 on February 4.
A study conducted by multiple jewellery retailer, F Hinds says 27% of consumers in relationships will buy jewellery as a gift this Christmas.
F Hinds conducts bridal survey with customersSubscription
Multiple independent retailer F Hinds has conducted a bridal survey with the great British public to find out more about key bridal trends.
F Hinds supports Cancer Research UKSubscription
Multiple retailer F Hinds is supporting Cancer Research UK by hosting fundraising events across its portfolio of 116 stores from February 2 to 4, 2018.
F Hinds launches Black Friday dealSubscription
High street jeweller F Hinds has announced it will take part in Black Friday (November 23–27).
High street jeweller F Hinds, in association with trade show International Jewellery London (IJL), officially announced its High Street By Design 2017 winners.
NAJ launches Made in Britain markSubscription
The National Association of Jewellers (NAJ) has officially launched its partnership with British organisation Made in Britain and unveiled its new Made in Britain mark at International Jewellery London (IJL) today (September 4).
F. Hinds will officially close its Chantry Centre store in Andover on May 27 after almost 30 year in the town.
F Hinds opens new Harlow storeSubscription
Multiple retailer F Hinds has opened its 119th store located in the Harvey Centre in Harlow, Essex.
F Hinds present winners with awards at IJLSubscription
High street jeweller F Hinds presented the winners of its High Street By Design 2016 competition with their finished jewellery designs yesterday (September 6) at International Jewellery London (IJL). The competition was created in association with IJL.
The presentation to the winners of the F Hinds’ High Street by Design competition in association with International Jewellery London (IJL) is set to take place later today (September 6) during the show.
Multiple retailer F Hinds has officially announced the four winners of its annual High Street By Design competition 2016 in association with International Jewellery London (IJL).
Retail management software provider, Cybertill has launched an information guide for UK jewellers on technology and electronic point of sale systems (EPoS).
F Hinds celebrates Doncaster store openingSubscription
Multiple jeweller F Hinds celebrated the opening of its new Doncaster store with Doncaster Rovers Belles full-time professional midfielder Emily Simpkins cutting the red ribbon on March 10.
F. Hinds has opened nominations for the 2016 edition of its popular High Street by Design competition in association with International Jewellery London.
F. Hinds re-opens Trafford Centre store Subscription
F. Hinds has re-opened its flagship Trafford Centre store following a £300,000 refit.
F. Hinds celebrates trio of new storesSubscription
Multi-branded jewellery retailer F. Hinds has celebrated opening three stores in three months with the help of local sporting heroes.
Multiple jewellery retailers F Hinds and Fraser Hart are among five new retail signings set to open at Peterborough’s Queensgate shopping centre.
F Hinds opens three new storesSubscription
Multiple jewellery retailer F Hinds has added three new stores to its portfolio in Stockport, Walsall and Bristol.
F. Hinds supports Stand Up To CancerSubscription
Jewellers F. Hinds is supporting joint Cancer Research UK and Channel 4 fundraising campaign, Stand Up To Cancer.
High street jeweller F Hinds is the only UK jewellery business to have added its name to an open letter signed by over 100 businesses, calling for an overhaul of business rates.
F Hinds signs up to Gold Standard Subscription
Multiple jewellery retailer F Hinds has signed up to The Gold Standard, a voluntary agreement that helps stop thieves being able to sell on stolen metals and jewellery.
Jeweller F Hinds full year pre-tax profits dipped despite a sales jump as the retailer warned that rising vacancy rates posed a threat to its business.
F Hinds opens its 111th storeSubscription
Multiple jeweller F Hinds opened its 111th store at the Mill Gate Shopping Centre in Bury, at the weekend.
F Hinds to work on engaging customers digitally Subscription
Multiple retailer F Hinds is working on developing its digital marketing and has appointed a specialist digital strategy agency to build its online customer engagement programme.
The combined efforts of retail jeweller F Hinds’s 110 stores and its head office in Uxbridge have raised £18,140 for Macmillan Cancer Support.
F Hinds profits slip as input costs riseSubscription
F Hinds’ profits dipped in its last financial year as the jeweller grappled with maintaining margin in the face of rising input costs.
F Hinds and International Jewellery London (IJL) have announced the two winners of the High Street By Design (HSBD) 2010/2011 jewellery design competition.
F Hinds latest to be certified by RJCSubscription
Multiple F Hinds has been certified against the Responsible Jewellery Council’s (RJC) ethical, social, environment and human rights standards, as established by the RJC’s Member Certification Standard.
Jewellery retailers are positive about the outlook for the second half of this year and the lead-up to Christmas, despite flat sales in June.
Experts have warned that today’s retail sales figures released by the Office for National Statistics (ONS) have been boosted by one-off short-term factors and must be treated with caution.
Jewellery retailers have confirmed “flat” sales on the high street over the past month, impacted by the bank holidays and Royal Wedding, and are expecting the coming months to remain “tough”.
Bulova UK has revealed that 70% of its stockists scored top marks in its mystery shopping campaign, Be Noticed by Bulova.
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.
High Street jewellery retailer F Hinds is now inviting applications for its annual jewellery design competition, High Street By Design, which will see two winning designers get the chance to sell their collections in F Hinds stores.
F Hinds's profits soarSubscription
F Hinds, the family-run jewellery retailer, has seen profits for the year more than treble to £3.2m, up from £990,048 in 2009.
F Hinds set to open Newport StoreSubscription
Jewellery chain F Hinds has announced plans to open a new store in Newport, Wales, on September 24.