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GemFind Weekly Jewelry Industry News February 10, 2015

February 10, 2015
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GemFind Weekly Jewelry Industry News February 10, 2015

February 10, 2015 Alex
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Reports From Former EGL International Are “Counterfeits,” Says EGL Network
Rob Bates         JCK       February O9

The European Gemological Laboratory (EGL) civil war has intensified, with the EGL network calling any new reports issued by the former EGL International “counterfeits.”

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HSBC Leak Implicates 2,000 Names in the Diamond Trade

Jeff Miller   Diamonds.net     Feb. 09

Secret documents from HSBC Swiss private bank revealed the accounts of 100,000 private clients and entities — diamond traders, celebrities, politicians, arm dealers, offshore shell companies and more — who willingly  hid cash and earnings from tax authorities

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Complicated Women
 
Danielle Max     IDEX     Feb. 05

Bloomberg.com recently ran an interview with Juan-Carlos Torres, the CEO of Vacheron Constantin. In the article, Torres said that his company, the oldest Swiss watchmaker in continuous operation, plans to shift its women’s watch design focus from diamonds to “complications” 

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Diamond Ecstasy iPhone 6 could top $3.5 million in bling
  Amanda Kooser                              CNET                      February 09
In With a name like “Diamond Ecstasy,” you’re going to have high expectations. The Diamond Ecstasy limited-edition iPhone 6 from UK luxury purveyor Goldgenie pretty much delivers on that promise of affluent euphoria.
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Diva Design contest winners announced

 

Hannah Connorton       National Jeweler           Feb. 09

The Women’s Jewelry Association has named the winners of its 2015 Diva Design competition and they will be recognized at the organization’s In the Spotlight event next month.

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Christopher Ross Artistic, Crafted Horse Head Belts

Anthony Demarco  Jewelry News Network    Feb. 09

Ross is equally well-known for his luxurious belts, which the company refers to as “wearable fine art.” These are sculptural belt buckles crafted out of gold or silver that depicts wild animals often in active positions.

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Global jewelry auctions collected how much???

Certified Jewelry       Feb. 10

Jewelry auctions are raking in a lot of money, if the numbers revealed by auction houses Christie’s and Sotheby’s are to be believed. The combined value of sales for the year 2014 for both was over a whopping $1.30 billion.

 
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Applied Marketing 101: The coming high stakes market share war over specialty cut diamonds
  George Prout              Southern Jewelry News         Feb. 2015

There are a variety of competing forces that drive long-term change in our industry, but when multiple catalysts for change exist that all point in the same direction, extremely rapid evolutionary events can occur that quickly alter the marketing landscape.

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Booth Bingo: Increase Your Trade Show ROI Odds
  Avi Levine                  Business.com                 Feb. 06

Cashing in from exhibiting at a trade show is no easy task. Sure, attractive booth attendants and free chocolate help, but ensuring you get a worthy ROI requires lots of planning, effort and capital investment.

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