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    January 10, 2019

    Rapaport Weekly Market Comment

    Sentiment improved after relatively good holiday season, but dealers and cutters concerned about low profit margins, excess supply, and selective demand. Indian…

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    January 10, 2019

    Fine Jewelry a Bright Spot for Macy’s

    Macy’s noted strong sales of higher-end jewelry during the holiday season, though lower-priced items were weaker. Fine jewelry was one…

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    January 10, 2019

    IGC Names Head of Jewelry Division

     Antwerp-headquartered diamond manufacturer IGC Group has appointed Kim Pelletier as president of its fine-jewelry division, IGC Brand Services.The Chicago-based subsidiary manufactures diamonds…

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    January 09, 2019

    Michael Hill Hires Operations Chief

    Michael Hill has appointed Andrea Slingsby as chief operating officer, it said Wednesday.“Her unique experience in people-focused, fast-growing companies, business-model improvement…

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    January 09, 2019

    Tiffany to Disclose Origin of Diamonds

    Tiffany & Co has begun disclosing the geographical origin of its diamonds to consumers, pledging to go beyond the standard responsible-sourcing…

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    January 09, 2019

    Jewelers Upbeat About January Sales

     Whoever considered the holiday season over might need to think again: Many jewelers are seeing just as much business during January…

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    January 08, 2019

    Diamond Foundry Hikes Output, Prices

    Diamond Foundry is increasing its production more than tenfold and raising wholesale prices 15%, as it predicts an uptick in…

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    January 07, 2019

    Synthetics Maker WD Gets Cash Injection

    Private-equity firm Huron Capital has made a “significant” investment in WD Lab Grown Diamonds, forecasting sharp growth for the company and…