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IJL unveils start-studded judging line-up for Bright Young Gems 2018

IJL unveils start-studded judging line-up for Bright Young Gems 2018

As part of its celebration of emerging jeweller designers, International Jewellery London has revealed the judges joining the Bright Young Gems panel. Two new judges have been appointed to join the panel for its initiative, which offers emerging designers the opportunity of featuring at IJL 2018 this September, as well as awarding pre-show mentoring. Event

IJL launches KickStart initiative for 2018

Trade show International Jewellery London has announced that it is officially open for applications for its ninth annual KickStart mentoring programme ahead of this year’s event. The KickStart initiative is supported by the National Association of Jewellers and has helped 80 young designers since its launch in 2009. While the initiative had ten spots up

New product launches drive stockist growth for Ntinga

Fine jewellery brand Ntinga has reported a strong sales performance in 2017, in a year that saw it launch several popular new jewellery collections and open with 36 new stockists. Ntinga unveiled its innovative new Lustre collection to the jewellery trade in July 2017. The unique designs, which see laser-drilled diamond suspended from delicate 18ct

Q&A: Claire Adler discusses how brands can stand out at trade shows

Claire Adler, luxury communications consultant and IJL Editor’s Choice judge, talks to Professional Jeweller about her trend predictions for 2018, and how a brand can stand out at a jewellery trade show. What were some of the dominant trends at IJL? Pretty and classy feminine styles are back with a soft vengeance. There were peachy

IJL launches podcasts as part of 365-day strategy

As part of its #withyou campaign and 365-commitment to the industry, International Jewellery London has today launched a series of online talks. Named IJL Talks, the year-round platform will provide inspiring and educational content to the industry. Starting with content drawn from speakers at the IJL 2017 seminar programme, essential learnings, insight, experience and advice

New IJL event manager to boost 365-day strategy

Sarah Kitley-Spencer has been appointed as International Jeweller London’s new event manager and in this new position she plans to drive the show’s 365-day strategy to make sure retailers and exhibitors maximise time spent at the show. In her previous position as IJL marketing manager, Kitley-Spencer, who has worked with the jewellery trade show for

Insignety reports positive launch into the UK market

Luxury jewellery brand Insignety enjoyed a successful launch into the UK market. The brand used trade show International Jewellery London to debut in the UK, following the launch of Insignety earlier on in the year at the Inhorgenta fair in Munich. Insignety, which offers retailers an end-to-end in-store design solution and high quality products, had

Vixi Jewellery secures four new accounts

Vixi jewellery has opened four new accounts in England and Scotland, including the British Museum in London. Following three successful days at International Jewellery London, British brand Vixi Jewellery has opened new doors. At the trade show Vixi Jewellery showcased two new collections – Silk and Sunbeam – which have received a positive response from

Nova Silver booms following International Jewellery London

Jewellery brand Nova Silver has experienced a spike in business following a successful three-days at International Jewellery London earlier this month. Off the back of IJL 2017 the brand has secured a variety of new accounts and developed existing relationships. Alex Nelmes, business development manager, comments: “Trade shows are such a great way for us

Henryka secures new retailers as it aims to triple stockists in 12 months

Silver and gemstone jewellery brand Henryka has opened three new accounts and replenished several existing stockists at this season’s trade shows, taking the number of stockists in the UK to more than 50. This news comes as the British brand announced plans over the summer to open 100 new accounts with independent retailers in the