Fine jewellery and watch retailer wooed by reputation of group.
Jewellery and watch buying organisation, Houlden Group, has announced A. Fattorini the of Harrogate as the latest jeweller to join as a member.
A. Fattorini, an upmarket retail jeweller based in Harrogate, was founded by Antonio Fattorini in 1831 and has since earned a strong reputation for integrity, quality and service. Today, owned and run by direct descendants of Antonio Fattorini, the business retains all that is good of old fashioned established values and complement them with a modern outlook.
Anthony Tindall, Principle of A. Fattorini, commented: "We are aware of the fantastic reputation of the Houlden Group so we are very excited that we’re now members. The other member businesses are all of an extremely high quality and profile so we felt it was the best organisation for us to join."
Describing what he considers the benefits of joining the group, Tindall said: "We are looking forward to sharing best practice, contacts and experiences with the other members, and also to the many other benefits that the Houlden Group provides such as access to the best suppliers and training courses in the industry."
Stuart Laing, chief executive of Houlden Group added: "We are delighted to welcome A. Fattorini to the Houlden Group. The company represents everything we would seek in a member so I am sure they will benefit greatly from our extensive business opportunities and the friendly supportive culture that exists amongst our members as they take their business forward."
The retailer sells a number of fine jewellery items, including branded engagement rings by Frederick B and jewellery designs by Cedric Jones. It also sells a number of luxury watches by brands including Rolex, Jaeger-LeCoultre and Longines.