Intermittent coronavirus outbreaks in Ruili, Yunnan cripple local jewelry industry

A medical worker takes a swab sample from a woman for a COVID-19 test at a test site in Ruili City, southwest China’s Yunnan Province, April 6, 2021. (Photo : Xinhua) Jade sellers in the town of Ruili in Dehong Prefecture in Yunnan province, which borders Burma, are facing unprecedented pressure following the Covid-19 outbreaks that have caused the closure …

Meit Kamdar Avlanii on the impact of digitization on the jewelry industry

As the world continues to move forward; Online digitization guides industries towards better and more efficient practices. The jewelry industry is no exception. From improved design practices to streamlined distribution, digitalization is taking hold of an ancient art form, making high-quality jewelry more accessible. Meit Kamdar Avlanii shares his perspective on the impact of digitization on the jewelry industry. Born …

How Gemist’s Madeline Fraser is Changing the Jewelry Industry

We are all work in progress; even the successful women you see owning it on Instagram have encountered obstacles along the way and continue to work hard to stay on top of their game. In this series, we sit down with the people who inspire us to find out: how did they do it? And what does success really look …

Jewelers Mutual Group announces online publication for the jewelry industry

(PRESS RELEASE)NEENAH, WI – The Jewelers Mutual Group announces the launch of its new business: The Zing Report! The new business-to-business website is specially designed for the jewelry industry. With the slogan “Celebrating Our Industry”, the Zing Report will focus on all aspects of the jewelry industry and community that are worth celebrating. Content will include trends and fashions, retailer …

How the jewelry industry will recover from the pandemic

The Covid-19 epidemic has wreaked havoc around the world. With weddings postponed / canceled, the jewelry business has also been hit hard. The Covid pandemic has affected all sectors and businesses have experienced a significant drop in the past year. However, jewelers still hope that once the weddings start, they will start to see an increase in sales. They have …

Plumb Club research reinforces the value of digital media for the jewelry industry

INone of the most comprehensive research papers on the jewelry industry, The Plumb Club Industry & Market Insights 2021 highlights the importance of digital media to today’s consumer. The study reveals how social and online media platforms are key factors when making purchasing decisions and how a consumer uses these platforms on a computer, tablet and mobile devices when shopping. …

How the COVID-19 pandemic may have helped the jewelry industry – JCK

COVID-19 appears to have had a positive effect on jewelry sales, with 30% of consumers in a recent survey saying they bought more jewelry during the pandemic, according to a study by the supplier group The Plumb Club. “The pendulum has definitely shifted from experiential purchases to material purchases,” says Lawrence Hess, executive director of the Plumb Club. “My personal …

Pandemic survey finds positive impact on jewelry industry

INONE OF THE most comprehensive consumer studies done to date on any jewelry-related topic, especially during the pandemic time, The Plumb Club led a research paper that found the jewelry category faring better. than expected, many consumers increasing their jewelry purchases and wear. 30% of consumers surveyed said the pandemic had a positive impact on their jewelry purchases (bought more) …

How bright is the future of India’s jewelry industry

The pandemic has transformed our lives and changed the way we look at things. It has impacted every nook and cranny of our way of life. The deterioration of the country’s economic situation also led to the jewelry industry to slow down. But, at the end of every tunnel, there is always a silver lining. Natural calamities, recession and many …