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Ruth Faulkner

Ruth Faulkner

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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  • Diamonfire

    Gecko takes over Diamonfire distributionSubscription

    27 April 2018

    Jewellery supplier Gecko, part of WB The Creative Jewellery Group, has taken over the distribution of German jewellery brand Diamonfire from Somers, the now defunct distribution arm of the Company of Master Jewellers (CMJ).

  • Gold bar

    Jewellery companies join forces with IBM on new Blockchain platformSubscription

    27 April 2018

    A consortium of gold and diamond industry leaders have joined forces with technology company IBM on the first cross-industry initiative to use blockchain to trace the provenance of finished pieces of jewelry across the supply chain for increased transparency.

  • Ruth Faulkner

    The best talent is already hereSubscription

    26 April 2018

    According to those involved in recruitment, be it in any industry, two of the biggest challenges associated with hiring people are finding the right people in the first place, and then retaining those good people once you get them.

  • assay office

    AnchorCert offers much more than hallmarking

    26 April 2018

    Assay Office Birmingham has been testing and hallmarking precious metals articles since 1773.

  • anchor cert training

    AnchorCert Academy launches new training courses for 2018

    26 April 2018

    AnchorCert Academy has launched more new courses in 2018, to complement the existing programme which includes retail-focused courses on diamonds, coloured gemstones valuations and hallmarking.

  • anchor cert testing

    AnchorCert introduces Dermakind

    26 April 2018

    Following the launch of Marks & Spencer’s (M&S) SkinKindTM costume jewellery brand in 2017, AnchorCert Analytical, sister division to the Assay Office Birmingham, presents the testing methodology, DermaKindTM.

  • Christina

    EXCLUSIVE: Christina and Obaku appoint new senior brand executive for the UK

    26 April 2018

    Danish jewellery and watch brands Christina and Obaku have appointed to Victoria Louise to the newly-created role of senior brand executive for the UK market.

  • Gemstones

    Collaborative partnership brings Ethically Sourced Gem Fair to Edinburgh Subscription

    25 April 2018

    A collaborative partnership from three of the UK’s leading ethically sourced gemstone suppliers will see a new a gem fair in Edinburgh, offering responsibly mined gemstones with full provenance to trade customers.

  • fossil logo

    Fossil partners with Puma in watches and wearables agreement Subscription

    25 April 2018

    Fossil Group, the parent company of the Fossil watch brand and licence holder for Michael Kors, Marc Jacobs and Armani Exchange watches, has announced a global partnership agreement for the design, development and distribution of Puma watches and smartwatches.

  • 3027420 naj logo

    NAJ looks to the future with London event

    25 April 2018

    The National Association of Jewellers (NAJ) consulted with a selection of its members and industry influencers about its future at a dedicated event in London yesterday (April 24).

All by Ruth Faulkner