Tag Archives: Neil & Barker

byBiehl reports rapid progress in plans to capture UK market

byBiehl reports rapid progress in plans to capture UK market

Danish jewellery brand byBiehl has got off to a successful start in the UK, with products quickly arriving in stores nationwide. Despite only launching in the UK market a little over a month ago, byBiehl has already secured award-winning retail partners. Multiple fashion jewellery retailer Mococo, and independent jeweller Neil & Barker are among the

Neil & Barker highlights luxury offering at VIP event

Neil & Barker is well known for its branded stock in Cheshire, so the jeweller decided to promote its fine jewellery offering with a VIP event. The award-winning independent jeweller held an exclusive party to showcase its finest diamonds, pearl and gemstone pieces, alongside luxury watches. Neil & Barker decided on an exclusive list of suppliers

CMJ chairman resigns after 12 years

The chairman of the Company of Master Jewellers (CMJ), Stephen Hughes, has stepped down from the CMJ board of directors after a tenure that spanned 12 years. Following his resignation, Neil & Barker owner, Michael Aldridge has taken over as CMJ chairman with immediate effect. Commenting on his decision to step down, Hughes says: “The

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

FEATURE: An analysis of the silver jewellery market

Reflecting on last year, the figures compiled by all four UK Assay Offices show a 9% dip in silver hallmarking in 2016, compared to 2015, with 925 experiencing one of the steepest declines in the category. 925 experienced a decrease of 9.1% compared to the same period the year before, with 4,479,514 articles being hallmarked

TOP TEN: The silver jewellery styles shining for SS17

For the May edition of Professional Jeweller magazine, we asked independent jewellers and suppliers to help us analyse the silver jewellery market. Using the results from UK jewellery industry experts, we have compiled a list of the top ten silver jewellery trends shining for SS17. Personalised Jewellery When it comes to sterling silver fashion jewellery,

2016 PROFESSIONAL JEWELLER HOT 100 RETAIL STARS in association with Jewellery & Watch

The world of jewellery retailing is constantly evolving, and traditional bricks and mortar stores no longer survive in isolation. Professional Jeweller’s Retail Stars don’t simply embrace this change, they drive it. They are the most innovative and dynamic jewellery retailers in Britain today. View this year’s Professional Jeweller Retail Stars below: Michael Aldridge & Allison Aldridge,

HOT 100 RETAIL STARS: Michael & Allison Aldridge, Owners, Neil & Barker

For the past 12 months, Michael and Allison Aldridge have been intently focused on strengthening the foundations of their highly successful jewellery business, Neil & Barker. “In particular we have been working towards a more efficient business, by putting the correct staff in place with the relevant experience to ensure the growth of our company.