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Hockley Mint names new national sales manager

Hockley Mint names new national sales manager

Birmingham fine and bridal jewellery manufacturer Hockley Mint has appointed former Hot Diamonds employee, Andrew Mills, as its new national sales manager. Andrew Mills starts with Hockley Mint today (April 30 2018) and will be responsible for all the company’s sales, client relationships and new business. Hockley Mint managing director, Gary Wroe, shares: “We are

Jewellery retailers and suppliers report a rise in bespoke commissions

Bespoke continues to be the most dominant trend in the bridal jewellery market for 2018 as more and more consumers demand to say ‘I do’ to a one-of-a-kind ring. “Year on year, our bespoke department is growing as customers like to have their own choices incorporated into the design of the ring,” shares area sales

SPECIAL REPORT: Why retailers should say ‘I do’ to British-made bridal jewellery

When it comes to high quality home-grown products, the UK jewellery industry is in no short supply. Great Britain is home to many outstanding jewellery suppliers, from large manufacturers regularly churning out high volumes, to independent goldsmiths creating remarkable pieces on their work benches every day. One only needs to visit Hatton Garden and the

Hockley Mint ramps up service and technology proposition for Jewellery and Watch

Award-winning British jewellery manufacturer Hockley Mint has made the decision to highlight its service and technology proposition at Jewellery & Watch 2018 in a bid to secure new business. Hockley Mint, which celebrated its 25th anniversary last year, covers a variety of sectors, from cast components, casting, engraving, CAD, bespoke design, CNC and finishing, and

Hockley Mint debuts Charms Direct business at Jewellery & Watch

Birmingham-based jewellery manufacturer Hockley Mint will showcase pieces from its Charms Direct business for the first time at Jewellery & Watch 2018. Charms Direct offers one of the largest and most extensive collections of sterling silver charms within the UK. Its comprehensive lines of solid and movable charms are continually being updated – with many new

Diamnet teams up with leading mount makers

Diamond trading platform Diamnet has partnered with some of the UK’s leading mount makers to boost its services this year. Diamnet, which was founded by Howard Levine last year, already works with most of the loose diamond suppliers in the UK, and now it can add mounts to its portfolio. Mount partners include Domino, Hockley

COLLECTIONS OF THE YEAR 2017: Bridal Jewellery

Intricate details, innovative diamond cuts and the ‘British Made’ stamp have been popular choices for brides-to-be this year. Click on the links to see the products: WINNER: Gabriel by Andrew Geoghegan  Highly Commended: The French Cut by Charles Green Highly Commended: Diamond-Set Bands by Hockley Mint Highly Commended: Rosa by Roseberry London Highly Commended: Xpandable

NAJ Awards 2017 celebrates industry achievements

The National Association of Jewellers revealed the winners of its third awards ceremony last night (Dec 1), which celebrates the success of its members in 2017. The ceremony took place in conjunction with the Jewellery & Giftware Society Benevolent Ball and welcomed 340 guests. The NAJ Awards are designed to celebrate all that is excellent

Hockley Mint gives the gift of free hallmarking this Christmas

Birmingham-based jewellery manufacturer Hockley Mint will offer its customers free hallmarking on any same-day casting items made throughout December. The award-winning company has invested in the latest casting technologies to ensure that it can maintain the highest levels of quality and a quick turnaround. To support customers in the run up to Christmas, all same-day

Bridal Jewellery Highly Commended: Diamond-Set Bands by Hockley Mint

In its 25th anniversary year, Birmingham-based manufacturer Hockley Mint introduced a 56-piece diamond-set wedding band collection. Available in four different widths, with two options for stone coverage (a full or half set), these rings are an extension to the company’s already established Pure wedding rings collection. Following consultation with its retailer partners and sales teams,