The Genuine Gemstone Company's online brand Gemporia shines at awards.

The Genuine Gemstone Company is celebrating winning a coveted retail accolade at the British Jewellery Association’s Awards ceremony for the second year in a row.

The company’s luxury online jewellery brand Gemporia was presented with the E-tailer of the Year Award on Thursday December 4, during the BJA’s glittering ceremony at St John’s Hotel in Solihull.


This is the second consecutive award for The Genuine Gemstone Company, which scooped the Retailer of the Year title in 2013.

Commenting on the win, Gemporia founder and chief executive officer Steve Bennett, commented: “We are absolutely delighted that Gemporia has been recognised. We operate in a very competitive field and are always looking for fresh and innovative ways to keep the brand exciting, so to be acknowledged by the British Jewellery Association for our efforts is incredibly rewarding. A huge thank you to our team and our customers for their outstanding loyalty, and of course to the judges for honouring us tonight.”

The Genuine Gemstone Company has enjoyed a successful 2014, winning a further six awards including International Retailer of the Year at the Private Business Awards. It was also presented with accolades at the Online Retail Awards and the Chamber Business Awards, plus a highly commended at the consumer-focused Cosmopolitan Fashion Awards.

To see the full list of winners at the BJA Awards, click here