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Industry optimistic at Houlden summer getaway

Industry optimistic at Houlden summer getaway

The Houlden Group’s summer exhibition proved positive for members. The Houlden Group has received positive industry feedback for its annual summer getaway event at the East Sussex National Golf Resort in June. The networking and social event welcomed 130 Houlden members, guests and suppliers over three –days, with a full schedule of activities and a

Houlden members given social media crash course

Training seminar designed to help businesses boost social engagement. Members of buying consortium, the Houlden Group, met in Glasgow recently for personalised social media training, offered by digital marketing expert Amanda Daniels of Koogar Ltd. The two-day training course, held at the Houlden office in central Glasgow, covered topics including, understanding different social platforms, ideas

Houlden Academy hosts personalised training day

Houlden Group members walked away with made-to-measure action plans. The Houlden Group has described the success of its inaugural Houlden Academy, a training course hosted by Houlden retail member Robert Gatward in Windsor. Members of the Houlden Group attended the specialised training day with each visitor receiving a personalised action plan for improvements in the

Houlden and GIA to offer reduced course rates

GIA London to cut diamond and gem course fees for group’s members. UK jewellery and watch buying organization the Houlden Group has announced a signed agreement with the Gemological Institute of America (GIA) to offer a reduced rate to its members on the Institute’s gemmological courses. Houlden Group members will receive a reduced rate on

NEWS IN QUOTES: April 2010

Who said what in the world of watches and jewellery. “We would like to give something back to the country which gives us our remarkable diamonds. There is such appalling poverty and hunger in southern Africa.” Graff Diamonds chairman LAURENCE GRAFF on opening the first Graff Leadership Centre in Lesotho. “We also do cut-glass sherry