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AnchorCert Group launches new website to support education division

AnchorCert Group launches new website to support education division

The AnchorCert Group continues to invest heavily in its training and education division, this week launching a new website to support the AnchorCert Academy. The Academy is a physical part of the Group’s Moreton Street premises, which also houses Birmingham Assay Office, offering a range of contemporary and heritage spaces for hire to the trade

AnchorCert Group appoints new sales director

The AnchorCert Group, including Assay Office Birmingham, has confirmed the appointment of a new sales director, Steve Hamon. Hamon, who was officially appointed in December, has more than 17 years’ experience as a senior sales and business development professional, including more than four years’ leading the UK and Eire Product Division for global testing laboratory

Nickel Institute calls on AnchorCert Group to share expertise stateside

The Nickel Institute invited a delegate from the AnchorCert Group to present, on behalf of The World Jewellery Confederation, at a Chicago conference. AnchorCert Analytical is globally recognised for its expertise in the field of precious metals testing. The consumer product testing laboratory in particular is renowned for its knowledge with regards to the substance

AOB launches multi-territory testing

The AnchorCert Analytical Laboratory at Assay Office Birmingham has launched the first multi-territory test for lead and cadmium in jewellery and accessories. AnchorCert Analytical’s team of leading analysts have created a ‘One Test, Multiple Territories’ service at its Birmingham Jewellery Quarter HQ. The multi-territory test will offer retailers, wholesalers and brands a single test to

HOT 100 2015 BUSINESS BIG SHOTS: Stella Layton

Anyone who’s ever moved house, shop or office will know just how stressful the process can be, so imagine moving the equipment, machinery, resources and people associated with a busy assay office while still ensuring customers are served and services are completed — it’s enough to bring you out in a cold sweat. Fortunately, Stella

AOB to host evening on Responsibility in Fine Jewellery Consumption

The new AnchorCert Academy space at Assay Office Birmingham will host an evening of topical industry discussion on November 11, titled Responsibility in Fine Jewellery Consumption. A presentation, sponsored by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) and delivered by Coventry University’s Centre for Business in Society (CBiS), will share recent research findings focused on

Assay Office Birmingham unveils relocation video

Assay Office Birmingham has launched a video that follows its relocation to its new state premises on Moreton Street, in the heart of the Birmingham Jewellery Quarter. The video, presented in both a 10 minute long version and shorter version, follows Assay Office Birmingham staff and its various services – including hallmarking, valuations and laboratory

IRV Conference 2015 enjoys record number of attendance

AnchorCert Gem Lab, the gemstone and diamond testing and grading arm of Assay Office Birmingham, has reported another successful year supporting the annual Institute of Registered Valuers (IRV) Loughborough Conference. For the eighth year running AnchorCert was a leading sponsor of the event, which this year won record attendance. A total of 210 delegates attended

Assay Office Birmingham’s AnchorCert Gem Lab searches for rising gemmology stars

Assay Office Birmingham (AOB) is looking to add to its existing internal talent bank through the recruitment of a new senior gemmologist to the existing AnchorCert Gem Lab team. This exciting role is the lead vacancy on AOB’s new careers pages, which can be found at www.assayofficebirmingham.co.uk/careers with a closing date of September 1 for