A roundup of JCK’s top stories from the past week:
On May 9, an attempted robbery turned violent when a man posing as a customer tried to rob Randy’s Fine Jewelers in Beaumont, Texas.
What happens when undisclosed lead glass–filled rubies enter the market? Here’s how retailers can avoid disastrous results.
J.C. Penney recorded a net loss of $163 million in the first quarter of 2012, compared with a $64 million profit last year.
The Beau Sancy Diamond—a stone passed down through four royal families—sold for $9 million during Sotheby’s Magnificent Jewels and Noble Jewels sale May 15.
In August 2010, Robert Procop began working with Angelina Jolie on Style of Jolie, a collection of sumptuous gemstone pieces distinguished by saturated colors in streamlined 18k gold settings.
Analyzing the shopping habits and spending patterns of affluent consumers
A hefty 18k white gold and diamond ring from the Swedish designer makes a powerful statement.
It does not appear that selling on Facebook is the future of online retail.
Hearts On Fire unveiled a new design concept at the opening of its store at the Forum Shops in Las Vegas that marks the beginning of an aggressive international retail expansion strategy.
There will be thousands of firms exhibiting at the various shows in Las Vegas this year, but here are three you should definitely check out and why.