Author Archives: Stacey Hailes


Vicenzaoro helps jewellery industry discover trends of the future

International Jewellery Exhibition, Vicenzaoro September 2017, has launched Trendbook 2019+ in collaboration with Trendvision Jewellery + Forecasting, the world forecasting observatory of jewellery. Every year, Trendvision Jewelery + Forecasting provides market insights and the study of trends in the luxury and jewellery industry, which are then collected in the Trendbook, an indispensable tool introducing ‘mega

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Lapponia Jewellery strengthens its support for retail partners

Finnish jewellery manufacturer Lapponia Jewelry has unveiled new collections supported by fresh brand imagery and collateral for stockists. Lapponia Jewellery will be supporting its retail partners this autumn with new images, an updated website, and fresh point of sale materials. The updated website features store locators created to serve the needs of stockists and help drive

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Claudia Bradby Jewellery secures 13 new stockists

Cultured pearl specialists Claudia Bradby Jewellery is celebrating adding thirteen new stockists since June.   New national account manager for the brand, Zee Robinson, has enjoyed a successful start to the role and has been working hard on strengthening relationships with existing retailers as well as securing new stores. The thirteen new retailers, which include

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Guess Jewellery celebrates 10th anniversary

Guess Jewellery is getting ready to celebrate its first decade with a special collection. October 2017 marks the 10 anniversary of the jewellery brand, which first launched in 2007. To celebrate the occasion, Guess Jewellery has chosen to pay homage to the brand’s roots with the Guess Originals collections, a theme also present in other


FEATURE: The delicate art of visual merchandising

If a picture is worth 1,000 words, how many is a jewellery display worth? With more and more brands looking to narratives to help shape their collections, visual merchandising is playing an increasingly important role in the industry. According to Saina Attaoui, head of international and travel retail at design and production company Millington Associates,

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NAJ announces head of membership appointment

The National Association of Jewellers (NAJ) has appointed Scott Williams, previously the association’s membership services officer, to fulfil the Head of Membership position. Williams will lead the membership team based in the Birmingham office and travel across the UK to raise awareness of the association and its services. NAJ Chairman, Simon Johnson comments: “Since joining the


Swarovski champions diversity with all-star Christmas campaign

Fashion jewellery brand Swarovski has unveiled its Christmas campaign, featuring ambassador Karlie Kloss and a host of new celebrity faces. Dialling up its #BeBrilliant message for the Christmas trading season, the brand has introduced a new Swarovski squad. New faces joining Swarovski for Christmas include Naomi Campbell, Chiara Ferragni, Jourdan Dunn, Fei Fei Sun, Ruby