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.
The Jewellery Cut Live event, which took place this week (February 18-19), was attended by more than 500 professionals and jewellery enthusiasts – a 65% increase in visitor numbers from the first event in September 2018.
The September edition of jewellery trade show Vicenzaoro, organized by Italian Exhibition Group, is scheduled to take place two weeks earlier this year, from September 7-11, to avoid overlapping with international fashion shows.