The May 2017 edition of Professional Jeweller is available to read online now, featuring a playful cover image from Pandora’s new ‘DO’ marketing campaign,.

In this month’s issue of Professional Jeweller we’ve analysed the silver jewellery market by speaking to influential suppliers, retailers and experts from the UK jewellery industry.

In preparation for this issue our editor Stacey Hailes has been flying around the world. For her first stop she joined Pandora for the opening of the jewellery giant’s brand new crafting facility in Lamphun, Thailand.Turn to page 26 to find out how the new production space has been designed to improve the brand’s production line and advance the company’s efforts to produce sustainable jewellery.


Next stop, the Professional Jeweller team walked the halls of Baselworld to view the latest jewellery collections from some of the world’s most prestigious brands. On page. 42 we present the trends we feel retailers could benefit from this year.

For this month’s cityscape our editor Stacey Hailes visited England’s youngest city – Chelmsford – to discover how the area’s brand new shopping and leisure complex has impacted business for local jewellers (p.20).

Elsewhere delve into an interview with the chief executive officer at Taylor & Hart (formerly known as Rare Pink), to hear about the online jeweller’s rebrand and new business model (p.16).

We also present research from Inside Online, which reveals the jewellery companies securing the most organic searches online in the UK (p36).

The issue also offers two guest columns, a showcase from Tiffany & Co, and brand new products from fine and fashion brands.

Enjoy reading! Read the full May 2017 issue here.