The latest issue of Professional Jeweller is available to read online now, including all the most important industry insights, interviews and news.
Top of the bill, in The Big Interview slot, PJ sits down with Swarovski CEO Robert Buchbauer and UK and Ireland managing director, Hayley Quinn.
They discuss Swarovski’s recent brand overhaul as well as the introduction of 28 new Instant Wonder stores, including one in London’s Covent Garden.
Next CMJ MD Emmet Cummins details a challenging first year on the job and where he will take the organisation next.
Following on from last month’s feature on the diamond industry’s great rift, PJ asks the natural diamond sector: what happened to blood diamonds?
Here we find out what has been done over the past 20 years to make sure a bloody history stays very much in the past, as well as what is still being done make diamond mining an ever-more ethical practice.
Elsewhere, CME’s Deborah Hunt stops by in our Get to Know spot, while retailers give their take on B2B diamond trading platform Nivoda.
Finally, find out all the latest and hottest trends for 2021 in the world of fashion jewellery.