Ruth is an experienced B2B journalist and communications professional, having written about numerous different business sectors including grocery, fashion and footwear before taking the helm at Retail Jeweller in June 2014. Prior to joining Retail Jeweller, Ruth was an account director at a busy London PR agency, overseeing a range of trade fashion and jewellery accounts and before that she wrote for industry fashion bible Drapers.
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Hublot opens London flagshipSubscription
Luxury watch brand Hublot has opened its first independently operated London flagship boutique located on New Bond Street.
Trade event International Jewellery London (IJL) is set to launch a live video stream at this year’s September edition.
Jewellery designer launches London pop-up Subscription
Glaswegian jewellery designer/maker Ruth Brown has launched a London-based pop-up of independent designers to showcase new and emerging makers across various design disciplines.
Eponymous jewellery brand Annie Haak has just taken its largest order since its 2009 launch.
Hallmarking dips again in JulySubscription
The number of articles hallmarked across all four UK Assay Offices dipped for the fourth consecutive month in July, down by 7.3% compared to the same month the prior year.
Ntinga reports successful CMJ showSubscription
Fine jewellery supplier Ntinga has reported success at the recent Company of Master Jewellers (CMJ) trade event, having opened seven new doors.
Revenues and profits climb at H&T GroupSubscription
Pawnbroking specialist H&T Group saw profit before tax rise 10.9% to £6.1m in the six months to June 30, 2018.
Sports Direct acquires House of Fraser Subscription
Sports Direct has bought House of Fraser out of administration for £90m.
At the end of a turbulent week for Danish jewellery behemoth Pandora, which culminated in the departure of its chief executive yesterday, Ruth Faulkner ponders the fate of the once-unstoppable jewellery brand.
Award-winning ethical jeweller Cred has brought in a 19.1kg shipment of Fairtrade gold into the UK, the single biggest import of Fairtrade gold to date.