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Hugh Rice shows maintained sales momentum as it enhances offering

Hugh Rice’s website and store front in Hull’s St Stephen’s shopping centre now proudly displays the Official Retailer badge of honour from Rolex. The family-owned business became a rare addition to the Rolex authorised dealer network earlier this year, after proving its expertise in luxury watches from its Hugh Rice The Jewellers showrooms in Harrogate,

UK City of Culture status provides business boost for jewellers in Hull

Business in Hull has changed dramatically for the better over the last 12 months, with many jewellers commenting they were pleased Professional Jeweller didn’t visit last year. Why? Because while the title of ‘UK City of Culture’ has boosted business in the area, the preparation to get to this point was less than pleasant. It

Finalists unveiled for PJ Awards 2017 Independent Fashion Jewellery Retailer of the Year

Professional Jeweller is delighted to announce the finalists in the Independent Fashion Jewellery Retailer of the Year (fewer than 10 stores) category of the 2017 Professional Jeweller Awards. Retailers in this category have to be independently owned, operate ten or fewer stores, and trade mainly in fashion and lifestyle jewellery brands priced at under £1,000. The finalists in the

Olivia Burton introduces new wholesale shopping concept

British jewellery and watch brand Olivia Burton has introduced a new shopping concept for its wholesale partners. Launching in Hugh Rice’s new Luxe store in Wakefield, Olivia Burton has showcased a new shop-in-shop concept to make it easier for consumers to shop its collection of fashion jewellery and feminine watches. The new point of sale

REACH LIST 2016: Top five independent retailers

Independent Lincoln-based jewellery retailer and Hot 100 2016 Retail Star John Greed has risen to the challenge of growing a business in an environment which continues to demand a strong digital presence. In turn, the company has become one of the fastest growing jewellery businesses in the market and John Greed’s online strategy has certainly

Hugh Rice Luxe concept store receives positive reaction from consumers

As jewellery retailer Hugh Rice launched a new concept store at the end of last year, Professional Jeweller editor Stacey Hailes caught up with the company’s sales and marketing director, James Rice, to discuss how the Luxe venture has been going so far and what other areas the group will be focusing on for the

Read the August 2016 issue of Professional Jeweller online now

The August 2016 edition of Professional Jeweller is now available to read online, featuring a stylish cover image from British brand Daisy London’s Native Spirit campaign. From exclusive details on Pandora’s president of Western Europe, Peter Andersen, resigning, to the introduction to new brands, we have a jam-packed issue for you. Going to print after the EU