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Magical motifs drive sales in the UK jewellery industry

Magical motifs drive sales in the UK jewellery industry

As millennial consumers look to escape reality with retail therapy, products adorned with magical motifs have been flying off the shelves. It has only been one week since Pandora launched its collaboration with Disney in the UK market, but already retailers have put their money on it being the being the most successful jewellery collection


Pandora UK Disney launch causes social media spike

Pandora launched its Disney collection in the UK last week driving even more traffic to its already popular social media platforms. The range, which was previously only available in stores throughout the US, Canada, Mexico, Puerto Rico, Central America and the Caribbean, has now been made available across the UK and online. The Disney launch

Ellen Panescu and Lea Braskamp

Pandora unveils AW17 campaign celebrating everyday milestones

Jewellery giant Pandora has launched its AW17 collection which features a campaign that celebrates everyday women. The new range of jewellery is inspired by several key trends including mixed metals and geometric shapes. The collection also features an innovative new stone cut, the octagon fancy cut, which has been specifically cut to stand out from traditional

Michael Aldridge

EXCLUSIVE: CMJ chairman promises to put members first as it re-focuses on core values

A root and branch review into the businesses of The Company of Master Jewellers will be completed in time for discussion at a board meeting next month. The review, which is being conducted by independent audit and accountancy firm Mazars, will be added to the views of CMJ members and suppliers that were canvassed at

minna philipson

FEATURE: Pandora’s Minna Philipson is breaking the glass ceiling

Pandora’s senior vice president and chief marketing officer Minna Philipson reveals what it’s like to be the only female on the brand’s board, and shares her top tips for bolstering your career. When Minna Philipson joined Pandora at the beginning of last year as senior vice president and chief marketing officer, she became the first


Pandora takes over distribution in Spain

Pandora has entered into an agreement to acquire City Time S.L. (City Time), which owns the distribution rights to company’s jewellery in Spain, Gibraltar and Andorra. The acquisition follows the takeover of the distribution in Belgium and South Africa earlier in the year, and is consistent with Pandora’s strategic intent to increase control of the

Peter Andersen, president for Western Europe, Pandora

Former Pandora president praises contribution of Willie Hamilton’s CMJ

Peter Andersen, who resigned as president of Western Europe for Pandora in October last year, has said that the first year of working with The Company of Master Jewellers was crucial in the development of the brand in the UK. Pandora was successfully established in the UK by Darren McCormick Jewellery in the noughties, but

Karl Massey

Prestons MD stunned by Willie Hamilton resignation

Karl Massey, managing director of Prestons, says that he was totally shocked to learn that The Company of Master Jewellers chief executive Willie Hamilton had resigned. “Willie is the CMJ,” he reveals to Professional Jeweller, adding: “I only joined because he kept selling me the idea, and I’m glad I did because it helped me get Pandora.”