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Q&A: Steve Bennett on ITV’s Gems TV programme

Q&A: Steve Bennett on ITV’s Gems TV programme

The firm’s CEO on the hunt to find gemstones and the very best staff. Viewers of ITV last night might have found themselves getting familiar with the Bennett family, owners of The Genuine Gemstone Company, parent business of Gems TV, Gemporia, NowSeen and Jewellery Maker. The TV show, titled Gems TV, went behind-the-scenes at "Britain’s

INTERVIEW: Steve Bennett, TGGC

The CEO talks new brands, European expansion and 189% sales growth. It has been a busy 18 months at The Genuine Gemstone Company (TGGC), with a number of business awards won and several new brands launched, including Gemporia and NowSeen. Its chief executive Steve Bennett discusses international expansion, standalone store openings and why he’s far

Fashion jewellery sales soar at Coloured Rocks

Gold sales slow but statement jewels thrive at online retailer. Statement jewellery is “flying off the shelves” at TV and online jewellery retailer Coloured Rocks. Coloured Rocks chief executive Steve Bennett said that while sales of gold jewellery have slowed in the run up to Christmas, fashion jewellery has been achieving phenomenal sales. Bennett said

Gems TV to pull out of US

US arm of TV shopping business to close after profits take a hit. TV shopping channel Gems TV is pulling out of the US market due to the “challenging economic environment” and the inflated gold price. The board of Gems TV Holdings has announced today that it will cease operations of its wholly owned subsidiary

Gems TV mulls stocking more branded jewellery

MD Pam Aujla believes there is room for brands in broadened offer. Gems TV managing director Pam Aujla has said that the TV shopping channel is considering stocking more branded jewellery. The TV retailer has previously only sold unbranded stock and collections by celebrity designers, including ranges by singers Lily Allen and Alesha Dixon, but

Gems TV wins exclusive UK distribution of Effy

Introduction of US brand part of shift towards fashion-led designs Gems TV now has exclusive UK distribution of US jewellery brand Effy. The introduction of the Effy collection is part of a shift at Gems TV towards stocking more fashion-led ranges. Other fashion-led collections introduced at Gems TV in recent months include celebrity jewellery collections