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Autumn rain keeps shoppers away, says BRCSubscription

The British Retail Consortium (BRC) has blamed October’s wet and wintery weather for the 3.2% fall in retail footfall.

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Lucy Quartermaine predicts sales increase of 45% in 2019Subscription

Silver jewellery brand Lucy Quartermaine is predicting that sales in 2019 will be up by 45% year-on-year by the end of this year. 

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Blue and pink diamonds show price stability in Q3 2019 Subscription

The Fancy Color Research Foundation (FCRF) has reported prices of fancy colour diamonds in Q3 2019 largely remained stable.

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Consumer spending grows by just 1.5% in OctoberSubscription

Consumer spending grew by just 1.5% in October as shoppers stayed indoors instead of braving the bleak autumn weather.


Gemfields partners with Gübelin Gem lab to endorse traceabilitySubscription

Mining and coloured gemstone company Gemfields has announced it will now offer stones complete with Gübelin’s Provenance Proof technologies and reports.