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Customers back Jersey jeweller for retail service award

Customers back Jersey jeweller for retail service award

Rivoli Jewellers has won a local accolade for its retail service after customers voted in support of the Jersey-based jeweller. Taking place on Oct 10, the Jersey Customer Service Awards recognises and celebrates business doing a brilliant job at looking after consumers. Thousands of Jersey customers took the time to nominate individuals, teams and businesses


Luxury Italian jewellery brand opens flagship on Bond Street

Luxury Italian jewellery brand Pomellato has expanded its international presence with the opening of a flagship boutique in London. Located on New Bond Street, the heart of London’s prestigious jewellery street, the new Pomellto store nods to its heritage and new home in England. Originally founded in Milan in 1967, Pomellato blends impeccable Italian craftsmanship

Pragnell puts name above Leicester jewellery retailer’s door

Independent jewellery retailer Pragnell has decided to rebrand a store it acquired over 20 years, and bring it into the family fold. Leicester-based George Tarratt, established in 1913, was acquired by the Pragnell family in 1996. Since then, under the guidance of Christopher Tarratt and the directors, the showroom in Market Street has become one of

Jewellery retail group secures top spot in private mid-market growth league

The Watches of Switzerland Group has topped an annual list of 250 private mid-market growth companies in the UK. For the past 21 years, The Sunday Times Grant Thornton Top Track 250 league table has ranked Britain’s companies by the sales in their latest available accounts. This year’s league table, released yesterday, shows that Britain’s

EXCLUSIVE: Piercing offer propels British brand’s bricks and mortar business

This summer, British jewellery brand Astrid & Miyu capitalised on the multiple earrings trend by launching an ear styling bar and piercing studio inside one of its stores, and is now reaping the rewards. Astrid & Miyu is known for its ear cuffs and ear stacking, and now the brand has bolstered business by taking

Laings takes over Argyll Arcade to mark new era in Glasgow

Luxury jewellery retailer Laings held an exclusive evening at the Argyll Arcade in Glasgow to toast its refurbished flagship. This summer Laings completed a major refurbishment of its flagship showroom inside the historic arcade. The re-opening comes a little more than a year after Laings of Glasgow acquired Laings of Edinburgh and Parkhouse to reunite