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TOP TEN: Industry trends set to shape second half of 2018

With the majority of this year already in the rear-view mirror and one of the most important retail seasons for jewellers quickly approaching, Professional Jeweller takes a minute to reflect on the last six months and pinpoint the key trends set to shape the rest of 2018… The battle of Brexit The past 16 months

Black Friday 2017 officially biggest ever for online retail, study reveals

This year’s Black Friday weekend was the most successful in history for online retailers, new research from digital agency Visualsoft reveals. The study, which analysed more than 1,600 of the UK’s top online retailers including Beaverbrooks, F.Hinds and Goldsmiths, H Samuel and Ernest Jones, found that average site revenues were almost a quarter (23%) higher year-on-year compared

Sparse Black Friday footfall continues into first week of Christmas trading

Black Friday wash out continues into the first week of Christmas trading as footfall across all retail destinations rises only marginally week on week. According to the latest data from retail intelligence experts Springboard, footfall for the week commencing November 27 across UK high Streets, shopping centres and out of town retail parks only rose

Ethical jewellery brand launches ‘choose what you pay’ sale

Conscious designer jewellery brand Sacet will be introducing a unique Black Friday initiative which aims to promote a “fair deal for all”. As a business which places ethics at the centre, it hopes to use the renowned discounting day to engage consumers and show them where the money they spend on a piece of jewellery