Brexit appears to be driving a “needs-not-wants” approach to shopping, warns BRC chief exec.
19% of online jewellers have upped currency payment alternatives and added more pay-later possibilities, a new report says
Family-run business ceases trading as Brexit, online shopping, and heavy discounting takes its toll.
If the UK government has not secured a way to participate in the Kimberley Process Certification Scheme independently by 29 March 2019, the UK trade in rough diamonds will be frozen.
An independent jeweller is bucking the trend with sparkling seasonal sales.
It’s time for trade professionals take stock and plan for a profitable year.
With less than 100 days to go until the UK leaves the EU, leading business groups are urging politicians to stop “factional disputes” .
The fashion e-commerce site has warned of weak profits this financial year after “unprecedented” discounting hit its trading in November.
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…
In 2017 a modest Q4 growth set the seal on a positive year for global gold jewellery demand, but the UK still remained troubled by Brexit concerns. Furthermore, hallmarking figures for the annual year recorded a 16.7% dip in the number of gold articles hallmarked, with 9ct and 18ct both taking a hit. However, things…