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Independent jeweller spreads the Valentine’s love with charity fundraising

Independent jeweller spreads the Valentine’s love with charity fundraising

A Broadstone-based jewellery retailer spread the love this Valentine’s Day by fundraising for a local charity. Forum Jewellers ran a competition inviting visitors to the store to write a message to their loved one on a heart and tie it outside the shop for all to see whilst making a donation to the charity. The

TOP FIVE: How can retailers engage with the local community to drive consumer loyalty?

It’s no longer good enough to simply open a new store and hope consumers will wander through the doors. Here, retailers share top tips and ideas on how the industry can embed their business in the local community to engage with consumers and drive loyalty… Support a local charity For many jewellery retailers, the best

T H March Purples Up Pancreatic cancer

TH March ‘Turn it Purple’ for Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month

Jewellery trade insurance broker TH March has turned purple in a bid to raise funds for the charity Pancreatic Cancer Action throughout November. The 130-year-old insurance broker will campaign throughout the month to raise funds for the disease which has low funding, limited treatment options and a current UK survival rate of 7%. The charity’s

Drakes group heads to Plymouth for charity half marathon

Employees from Drakes, including the director, will be running Britain’s Ocean City Half Marathon in April in aid of Crohn’s and Colitis UK. Andrew Hirshman (director), Kim Nelson (Drakes Jewellery hospital manager), Rob Robins (jewellery designer and goldsmith) and Nikki Price (marketing manager) will be running the half marathon on behalf of the whole team

Links of London to donate 10% of every charm sale this month

Links of London, owned by the FF Group, has announced another campaign to support Make-A-Wish UK & Make-A-Wish Ireland, the charities that grant wishes to enrich the lives of children and young people fighting life-threatening conditions.   The jewellery, watch and accessory brand will donate 10% of the RRP from every charm sale to MakeA-Wish between

Chisholm Hunter adds sparkle to SBH Scotland Burns event

Luxury jewellery retailer Chisholm Hunter helped to raise money for Spina Bifida Hydrocephalus Scotland (SBH Scotland) at the charity’s annual ‘A Question of Burns’ supper. Chisholm Hunter sponsored the prestigious event for the ninth consecutive year, after managing director Harry Brown attended as a guest back in 2008 and immediately decided to get involved. As

QVC raises £314k for breast cancer charity

As part of its annual fundraising campaign, QVC UK raised £314,000 for its flagship charity Breast Cancer Care last year – a 14% increase on the previous year. In its 17th year of partnering with Breast Cancer Care, the fundraising activity was given a refresh to spread awareness beyond October. Instead of the annual live

Launch sales exceed expectations for graduate-founded jewellery brand

Initial sales for luxury jewellery brand Órama London surpassed the company’s inital goals in the first two weeks of launching online. Graduates from Imperial College Business School set up Órama London as an affordable luxury jewellery brand with an ethos of giving back to women in struggling communities. Founders Joelle Fuchs, Yolanda Zoma and Ilaria

Kat Florence Mayfair boutique decks the halls with paper jungle

Jeweller Kat Florence has released images of its Mayfair boutique paper installation which launched this week. The installation, called The Nectar of Life, decorates the store in a jungle environment theme. Kat Florence and designer Veronica Hodges took the opportunity with the approaching holiday season to create a sculptural paper and light installation. Designers drew