One of the biggest challenges the jewellery industry faces is that a new generation of consumers would rather spend money on experiences and technology than buy a piece of jewellery that will last a lifetime. Jewellery & Watch event director, Kirsty Broere, offers her take on consumer buying behaviour of jewellery.
Presidium, a manufacturer of diamond and gemstone testing devices, has returned from the recent JCK show in Las Vegas, USA, reporting wide interest in its products from both new and existing customers.
Assay Office Birmingham (AOB) chief executive and assay master Stella Layton presented the AOB’s annual hallmarking review at its new building on Moreton Street, Birmingham B1 3AX on Friday January 22.
Thai gem and jewellery exports see increase in 2017
11 September 2017 By David Brough
Exhibitor numbers were up and turnout was strong at the recent Bangkok Gems & Jewelry Fair, which took place from September 6-10, with Thai gem and jewellery exports having risen by around 5% this year.