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Wakefields and B&N scoop CMJ member awards

Wakefields and B&N scoop CMJ member awards

Retailer and supplier presented with Lalique trophies at UKJC 2014. The Company of Master Jewellers presented supplier and retailer awards at the UK Jewellery Conference dinner last night, held at the Hilton Metropole in Birmingham. The two awards for Supplier of the Year and Retailer of the Year were presented by UK Jewellery Conference host

B&N unveils new Holts Academy student ring set

Clare Officer’s Jane Austen-inspired set to enter Beaverbrooks shops. Brown & Newirth and Beaverbrooks have unveiled its winning Holts Academy student bridal collection at International Jewellery London (IJL), featuring a halo engagement ring, wedding band and eternity ring. The True Love set by Clare Officer is being showcased on the Brown & Newirth stand at

Brown & Newirth awarded RJC certification

Company says it is "delighted to have achieved new status". British jewellery manufacturer Brown & Newirth has announced it has been awarded RJC certification, based on its ethical and corporate social responsibility (CSR) standards.  Director of Brown & Newirth, John Ball, explained: “As a jewellery manufacturer we are delighted to have achieved our new status

BRIDAL TRENDS: How tech is shaping bridal design

Contemporary influences bridal jewels and the manufacturing process. The growth of CAD technology and additive manufacturing among UK jewellery companies is making a mark on bridal collections. It is becoming an integral part of the design process, turning bespoke jewellery into an option for every couple. The perfect ring. It is the holy grail of

IN DEPTH: Bridal report 2014

What brides and grooms will wear down the aisle in the year ahead. This year’s bridal jewellery trends are being shaped by changing metal tastes, the influence of social media and grooms’ growing confidence in fashion. But it’s not just about the ring – personal service also pays off, as Kathryn Bishop reports. With a

It’s about quality, service, flexibility and trust

Brown & Newirth director John Ball on the benefits of British firms. By John Ball Quality, service, flexibility and trust. These are four key reasons to be doing business with British jewellery manufacturers, the life blood of the UK supply chain. Independent retailers are looking ever closer at their identity and core values, to establish

IN DEPTH: Palladium on the Mind

Is palladium, with assay figures up 17.8%, the recession-proof metal? It has been four years since palladium was afforded an official hallmark and with assay figures up 17.8% for the metal in 2012, it appears demand for palladium is booming. Kathryn Bishop reports on the metal’s recession-proof price and the discussions raised by palladium 500.

Brown & Newirth launches sales rewards scheme

Points-based staff rewards include spa days and Ferrari track events. Brown & Newirth yesterday launched its first industry sales reward scheme, offering retail staff a chance to gain points through the sale of its wedding and engagement rings, to redeem against luxury goods or days out. The scheme was announced at the Company of Master

B&N and Green + Benz team for fundraising jewels

Ballerina Collection to raise money for children’s charity icandance. Brown & Newirth and retailer Green + Benz have joined forces to offer a collection of diamond rings that will be sold to raise money for the children’s charity icandance. The companies have pledged £100 from the sale of every engagement ring, and £50 from every