May 11 Diamond Shavings: Your Friday Web Roundup

This week: Another website goes into watches. Oregon jeweler is suing his business partner. And a woman loses her diamond ring while protecting her dog from an alligator. All below.


Richline CEO Dennis Ulrich announces retirement.

Exit interview.


ColorStory being discontinued, owner says.


Parag Diamonds wins sale for A. Jaffe assets.

– Indian government tries to stop Firestar, Fantasy auction.


Jewelry from the 2018 Met Gala.


Website Farfetch adds fine jewelry e-commerce marketplace.

– De Beers jewelry chain debuts on site.


Yoox Net-a-Porter poised to be delisted.


Swiss watchmakers target teens.


New research on millennials and lab-grown diamonds.

– Pam Danziger: Why are retailers avoiding them?


Charles & Colvard sales rise 20 percent.

– Earnings call transcript.


Overstock wants to spin off e-commerce division.


Interview with CEO of Rent the Runway.


Nordstrom drops jewelry styles from influencer Danielle Bernstein.


How the Clear Cut sells diamonds through Instagram.


P.C. Jeweller triples in size, then loses $2.8 billion.


Alrosa board okays purchase of Kristall.


World Diamond Congress put on hold due to Mideast tension.


Human Rights Watch: Diamond trade still fuels suffering.


New film looks at diamond industry in Sierra Leone.


De Beers tracks first diamonds on blockchain.


Dominion holds off expansion of Ekati mine.


Dominion Diamond hires marketing director.


Israel Diamond Institute appoints new managing director.


Interview with the CEO of Fura Gems.


WatchBox adds Swiss watch industry veterans.


Signet workers appeal arbitration decision.


Oregon jeweler accuses her business partner of fraud.


Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Atlantic City, N.J., will feature a Bernie Robbins Jewelers.


Star of diamond industry drama Ice says industry is “interesting…and nuanced.”


New Antwerp museum celebrates the diamond industry.


Breakfast at Tiffany’s opening scene reimagined.


Will Prince Harry wear a wedding ring?

JCK has nine suggestions.


Woman loses her diamond ring while trying to protect her dog from an alligator.


Media Watch

Metro goes inside a diamond grower.

– CNN profiles Ada Diamonds (video).

– Business Insider on lab-grown diamonds.


From the Blog  

Exit Interview With Richline CEO Dennis Ulrich



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