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Jewelry By Design’s Jenny Caro Is Bringing Jewelers Into the Digital Age
September 1, 2014
By Emili Vesilind, Senior Editor
JCK Interviews Levinson Jewelers About Selling Jewelry Online
July 10, 2014
By Emili Vesilind, Senior Editor
Store We Adore
Store We Adore: Shannon Green Collection in Naples, Fla.
September 1, 2014
By Jennifer Adams
Shop Talk For the Success of Your Store
Looking Back at the 2014 India International Jewellery Show
Best in Show September 4, 2014
By Nilan Singh
Prior to the start of the India International Jewellery Show, held July 17–21 in Mumbai, India, exhibitors had low expectations for the event, coming as it did on the back of a slow market. By the...
Everything You Need to Know About Generation Z
Features September 4, 2014
By Amanda Baltazar
Teenagers today belong to what’s been coined Generation Z—­referring to those born after 1995—and the way they live and think is different from the mindset of their millennial siblings. (Some say the...
Should You Have a Pop-Up Shop?
Features September 4, 2014
By Emili Vesilind, Senior Editor
When it comes to cooking up tantalizing consumer experiences, retailers of all stripes are embracing an old idea that, paired with technology, feels new again: the pop-up store.The concept of...
Coming Attractions: The Newest Developments in Retail
Features September 4, 2014
By JCK Staff
The Information SocietyHarnessing big data to make small decisions in retail has never been so popular—or effectiveRetailers have always used consumer information to find out what customers...
Jewelry By Design’s Jenny Caro Is Bringing Jewelers Into the Digital Age
Innovative Retailer September 1, 2014
By Emili Vesilind, Senior Editor
Jewelry By Design’s Jenny Caro knows that implementing change can feel impossible for small business owners. “The truth is, when we all get home from the great seminars and events we go to, we’re ­...
Store We Adore: Shannon Green Collection in Naples, Fla.
Store We Adore September 1, 2014
By Jennifer Adams
After years of traversing the globe on real-life treasure hunts, Shannon Long has finally come home. Just a few blocks from its original tucked-away storefront in downtown Naples, her Shannon Green...
10 Best Online Marketing Tools for Jewelers
Market Intelligence September 1, 2014
By Tony Argyle with Leanne Argyle
Following our article on online marketing tools, here are 10 more time-saving sites.
5 Questions for Montica Jewelry’s John O’Rourke
Retail Details September 1, 2014
By Emili Vesilind, Senior Editor
1. What has been your most memorable sale?We had a very young lady—maybe 21 or 22 years old—come into the store one time. She was dressed nicely, but everyone was kind of blowing her off because...
How to Choose the Right Property for Your Retail Store
Shop Talk September 1, 2014
By Emili Vesilind, Senior Editor
“Location, location, location”—that enduring house-hunting tip doesn’t apply just to the residential market. Exactly where to open (or relocate) a new store is perhaps the most crucial decision a...
JCK 5: Charitable Companies in the Jewelry Industry
Features July 14, 2014
By Stephanie Vozza
The Devon Foundation, Alex and Ani’s Charity by Design, and Jewelers for Children are just three examples of jewelers making a positive difference in people’s lives. Here are five more to inspire...
Retail Jewelry In the News
September 11, 2014
By Emili Vesilind, Senior Editor
When Matthew Patton, owner of Cut Fine Jewelers in Baton Rouge, La., was pitched the idea of making short promotional videos for his store by an outside marketing agency, he immediately thought of...
August 28, 2014
By Emili Vesilind, Senior Editor
On Tuesday, Instagram debuted a brand new app: Hyperlapse, which allows its users to create speedy-looking time-lapse videos. 
July 24, 2014
By Tom Garzilli, Contributor
We asked four jewelers in four different parts of the country to share their best-selling men’s watch this week. WEST
July 9, 2014
By Emili Vesilind, Senior Editor
Editorial intern Tom Garzilli is filling in for Emili Vesilind, who is on vacation this week. We asked four jewelers in different parts of the country what their most popular...
June 16, 2014
By Logan Sachon, Social Media Journalist
Customers of Oletowne Jewelers in York, Pa., are competing to lose weight—and win a diamond.The family-owned jewelry store, which celebrated its 40th anniversary last year, is hosting the...
We’ve Seen the Future of Retail
June 1, 2014
By Emili Vesilind, Senior Editor
Scott Lachut, director of research and strategy for trend and technology consultancy firm PSFK Labs, shared his thoughts on where retail is headed in a Saturday morning seminar called “The Future of...
Cathy Calhoun Schools Retailers on Throwing Events With Pizzazz
May 30, 2014
By Emili Vesilind, Senior Editor
It takes a lot of chutzpah to attach your name to an annual event called Blob Fest—especially if you’re a fine jeweler. But Cathy Calhoun, owner of Calhoun Jewelers in Royersford, Pa., is...
May 27, 2014
By Victoria Gomelsky, Editor-in-Chief
Have you ever wondered what the inside of a diamond mine looks like?As unlikely as it sounds, you can satisfy that curiosity at the LUXURY show, which opened in Las Vegas on Tuesday and runs...
March 25, 2014
By Emili Vesilind, Senior Editor
Mobile retailing is, by all accounts, where virtual shopping is trending. According to Nielsen, shopping on mobile devices doubled in 2013, compared to 2012. And research firm Distimo reports that...
March 19, 2014
By Emili Vesilind, Senior Editor
We asked four retailers in Los Angeles—the Left Coast’s undisputed hotbed of style—to share their best-selling piece (or pieces) of men’s jewelry this week.Roseark anchor bracelet, $36
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