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1% rise in UK hallmarking for full year 2015

The Birmingham Assay Office has released full-year 2015 hallmarking figures for the UK’s four assay offices, revealing an annual rise of 1.0% compared to...

Hallmarking up 13% in November 2015

Hallmarking figures compiled by Assay Office Birmingham for November 2015 show an increase in items assayed across all metals compared to the same period...

TREND: The overprotective jewellery season

A protective new trend keeps gemstones firmly under wraps, trapping them within cages of precious metal and glass, writes Rachael Taylor When Beau Han Xu...

Goldsmiths’ Company Assay Office opens hallmarking facility at Graff

The Goldsmiths’ Company Assay Office has announced the opening of its first hallmarking facility located within a retail jeweller. Opened at the beginning of November...

HIGHLY COMMENDED: Pearl Jewellery PJCOTY 2015, Melanie Georgacopoulos for Flow

Melanie Georgacopoulos has been leading the charge in recent years when it comes to changing perceptions about pearl jewellery, consistently launching collections that are...

OPINION: Alan Frampton says the jewellery industry is walking on thin ice

Cred Jewellery owner, Alan Frampton, responds to an article written for the New York Times by the chairman of Tiffany & Co. called ‘When Gold...

Jewellery sales rise by 1.2% in 2015

The overall UK value sales of jewellery grew by 1.2% from £4,098m in 2014 to an estimated £4,146m in 2015, according the annual Jewellery...

Professional Jeweller launches new Collections of the Year category

As the nomination process for the Professional Jeweller Collections of the Year gathers pace, the editorial team is excited to announce the addition of...

Hallmarking up 5.3% in September as gold, silver and platinum soar

Hallmarking figures compiled by Assay Office Birmingham for September 2015 show an increase in items assayed across gold, silver and platinum compared to the...

Do you know how many teens are seeking Fairtrade?

97% of teens aware of Fairtrade Mark, 62% want more Fairtrade at home.Young people in the UK have been dubbed ‘Generation Fairtrade’ in a...