Tag Archives: World Cup

10 things the jewellery industry learned in 2018

10 things the jewellery industry learned in 2018

Professional Jeweller reflects on the most important trends and stories of the last 12 months.

Monica Vinader scores with Southgate bracelet endorsement

As the nation’s eyes are on Gareth Southgate to bring football home, fans are also taking note of his style, as well as his managerial skills. The England manager’s sideline style hit headlines earlier this month when Marks & Spencer revealed Southgate has sparked a rise in waistcoat sales. Now, British jewellery brand Monica Vinader has

TAG Heuer to tackle Rugby World Cup

Brand partners with 2011 international tournament. Sport-led watch brand TAG Heuer will partner with the Rugby World Cup 2011 as the Official Watch partner, the brand announced today. TAG will enjoy six weeks of exposure through its partnership with one of the UK’s most followed sports during the tournament which will take place in New

World Cup leads to sharp fall in June hallmarking

Gold hallmarking drops by 28 percent from the previous year. Hallmarking volumes fell by 17 percent in June, against 2009, the four UK Assay Offices have reported. The offices attributed the sharp decline to World Cup distractions and the Summer Weather’s negative impact on retail footfall. The figure compounded the 5.6 percent reduction in growth

FIFA probes Australian World Cup jewellery bribery

Australian 2022 bidding team defends itself against bribery claims. FIFA has confirmed it is investigating whether the Football Federation of Australia (FFA) gave jewellery to the wives of FIFA executive committee members to influence voting for the 2022 World Cup host. It has been alleged that the FFA provide the wives of FIFA’s executive committee

Time for World Cup football

Midfielder James Milner wears PFA watch supplier Corum. Corum timepieces has announced the start of its partnership with the Professional Footballer’s Association (PFA), with England footballer James Milner picking it as his preferred brand. Footballer midfielder James Milner is set to fly the Corum flag this summer. Named PFA Young Player of the Year 2010,