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Eager to grow, eager to please, Costar Imports realizing goal of going national

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Retailer Roundtable:  At mid-year, how has 2016 been so far and what’s ahead?

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Evans Jewelers creates a local “Destination” hot spot

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AGTA announces project to combat rise of silicosis

(DALLAS) - The American Gem Trade Association (AGTA) announced that the Association has initiated a project to combat the rise of silicosis that has led to significant suffering within the colored gemstone industry. President Jeffrey Bilgore appointed...

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JCK Las Vegas, LUXURY and JIS Exchange glistened during a sweltering week in the desert

JCK Las Vegas, LUXURY and JIS Exchange glistened during a sweltering week in the desert

(NORWALK, Conn.) - Going out with the heat, JCK Las Vegas concluded its 26th edition on Monday, June 6. The show welcomed the best of the best in the jewelry industry with over 2,400 exhibiting brands and manufacturers, as well as an abundant lineup o...

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Gemologist-writer Diana Jarrett is Best-of-the-Best in Writers Competition

Gemologist-writer Diana Jarrett is Best-of-the-Best in Writers Competition

Southern/Mid-America Jewelry News columnist earns national acclaim – again

(NEW YORK) - Popular gem industry writer/author Diana Jarrett accepted an award from the American Federation of Mineralogical Societies for their Editors, Writers, Poets & I...

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PhotoScribe jewelry inscription service now operating exclusively from IGI

(NEW YORK) - The International Gemological Institute (IGI) – creators of diamond laser inscription, Laserscribe - has announced that jewelry inscription service, PhotoScribe, will operate solely from the Institute’s New York laboratory.

PhotoScribe las...

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Not all was lost in the fire

Not all was lost in the fire

Namano salvages jewelry (and memories) scorched in house fire

There are over three hundred house fires each month in the state of Georgia alone. That’s a pretty mind-boggling number; multiply it nationally and the results are staggering: thousands and...

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AGTA announces project to combat rise of silicosis

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(DALLAS) - The American Gem Trade Association (AGTA) announced that the Association has initiated a project to combat the rise of silicosis that has led to significant suffering within the colored gemstone industry. President Jeffrey Bilgore appointed an ad hoc committee, headed by AGTA Vice Presiden...

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The SJG Smart Business Report: Ideas to increase sales in slow summer months

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The SJG Smart Business Report: Ideas to increase sales in slow summer months

Sponsored content from the Southern Jewelers Guild

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People in the industry who know me know that I am a huge proponent of in-store events. Keeping your marketing calendar fresh and full are among the first recommendations I...

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4th annual Rings of Strength Tour: Walking, running, biking and yoga to support Jewelers for Children

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4th annual Rings of Strength Tour: Walking, running, biking and yoga to support Jewelers for Children

(NEW YORK) - Jewelers for Children held the 4th annual Rings of Strength Tour on Thursday, June 2, at Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas. More than 160 participants assembled at 5:30 a.m. to either walk or run 5K, or bike one of two courses, a leisurely 15K route or a challenging 50K route. ...

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JCK Las Vegas, LUXURY and JIS Exchange glistened during a sweltering week in the desert

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JCK Las Vegas, LUXURY and JIS Exchange glistened during a sweltering week in the desert

(NORWALK, Conn.) - Going out with the heat, JCK Las Vegas concluded its 26th edition on Monday, June 6. The show welcomed the best of the best in the jewelry industry with over 2,400 exhibiting brands and manufacturers, as well as an abundant lineup of industry networking opportunities and informativ...

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Gemologist-writer Diana Jarrett is Best-of-the-Best in Writers Competition

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Gemologist-writer Diana Jarrett is Best-of-the-Best in Writers Competition

Southern/Mid-America Jewelry News columnist earns national acclaim – again

(NEW YORK) - Popular gem industry writer/author Diana Jarrett accepted an award from the American Federation of Mineralogical Societies for their Editors, Writers, Poets & Illustrators competition, reports the New York Mine...

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Holojem wins first prize at JCK Think Tank

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Holojem wins first prize at JCK Think Tank

Jewelers Mutual, Excelion Partners team up for 3D projection aimed at creating customized jewelry store experiences

(NEENAH, Wis.) - Holojem™, a Jewelers Mutual Insurance Company partnership with Excelion Partners, won first prize at JCK Las Vegas’ Think Tank on Sunday, June 5.

Think Tank, an event hel...

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PhotoScribe jewelry inscription service now operating exclusively from IGI

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(NEW YORK) - The International Gemological Institute (IGI) – creators of diamond laser inscription, Laserscribe - has announced that jewelry inscription service, PhotoScribe, will operate solely from the Institute’s New York laboratory.

PhotoScribe laser inscription service specializes in laser engrav...

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Lafonn introduces new Lassaire® In Motion collection

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Lafonn introduces new Lassaire® In Motion collection

(CYPRESS, Calif.) - Lafonn, the brand known for luxury within reach, is pleased to introduce its new Lassaire® In Motion collection.

The new collection, which made its debut at the JCK Las Vegas Show, features Lafonn’s exclusive simulated diamond, Lassaire®, in frameless designs. Lassaire® In Motion i...

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Tradeshows

2016 Tradeshow Calendar

 

JANUARY

 

January 5-6
G&LW Show

Asheville, NC - U.S.
Cellular Center Asheville
601.879.8832
www.glwshows.com


January 8-10
G&LW Show

Orlando, FL - Osceola Heritage Park
601.879.8832
www.glwshows.com


January 16-18
Jewelers International Showcase (JIS)

Miami Beach, FL - Miami Beach Covention Center
800.840.5612
www.jisshow.com


January 28-February 8
J.O.G.S. Tucson Gem & Jewelry Show

Tucson, AZ - Tucson Expo Center
213.629.3030
www.jogsshow.com


January 30-February 1
Retail Jewelers Organization Spring Buying Show (RJO)

Phoenix, AZ - Hyatt Regency Phoenix
800.247.1774
www.rjomembers.com


January 30-February 12
G&LW Show

Tucson, AZ - The GEM Mall
601.879.8832
www.glwshows.com


January 30-February 7
G&LW Show

Tucson, AZ – Holiday Inn- Palo Verde/Holidome
601.879.8832
www.glwshows.com


January 31-February 1
Centurion Jewelry Show

Scottsdale, AZ - Phoenician
Hotel and Resort
888.427.4697
www.centurionjewelry.com


January 31-February 1
NAJA 43rd ACE It Winter Conference

Tucson, AZ - Tucson
Convention Center
718.893.1536
www.najaappraisers.com

 

FEBRUARY

 

February 2-7
AGTA Gem Fair Tucson

Tucson, AZ - Tucson
Convention Center
214.742.4367
www.agta.org


February 2-7
Gem & Jewelry Exchange(GJX)

Tucson, AZ - GJX Pavilion
520.882.4200
www.gjxusa.com


February 3-7
JCK Tucson

Tucson, AZ - JW Marriott
Star Pass Resort
800.257.3626
www.tucson.jckonline.com


February 7-8
Southeastern Jewelers Org.

Charlotte, NC - The Ballantyne
619.940.9225
www.sjobuyinggroup.com


February 27-29
SJTA Atlanta Jewelry Show

Atlanta, GA - Cobb Galleria
800.241.0399
www.atlantajewelryshow.com

 

MARCH

 

March 5-9
Independent Jewelers Organization (IJO)

Orlando, FL - Marriott Orlando
World Center
203.846.4215
www.ijo.com


March 10-13
Istanbul Jewelry Show

Istanbul, Turkey - Istanbul
Expo Center (CNR Expo)
+90 212.519.0719
www.istanbuljewelryshow.com


March 12-14
GTS Greensboro Jewelry Expo

Greensboro, NC – Greensboro Coliseum
770.410.9771
www.gtshows.com


March 13-15
MJSA Expo New York

New York, NY-The Hilton NY
800.444.6572
www.mjsa.org


March 13-15
JA New York Winter Show

New York, NY - Jacob Javits
Convention Center
646.654.4983
www.ja-newyork.com


March 13-15
LUEUR Spring

New York, NY - Jacob Javits
Convention Center
239.732.6642
www.lueurny.com

 

APRIL

 

April 2-4
GTS Florida Jewelry Expo

Orlando, FL - Osceola
Heritage Park Exhibition Hall
770.410.9771
www.gtshows.com


April 3-4
G&LW Show

Minneapolis, MN-Ramada Inn
Mall of America
601.879.8832
www.glwshows.com


April 8-10
G&LW Show

Detroit, MI - Embassy Suites
Detroit - Livonia/Novi
601.879-8832
www.glwshows.com


April 9-11
Jewelers International Showcase (JIS)

Miami Beach, FL - Miami
Beach Convention Center
800.840.5612
www.jisshow.com


April 13-16
AGS Conclave

Washington DC,
Chrystal City Hyatt
702.255.6500
www.americangemsociety.org


April 15-16
G&LW Show

West Springfield, MA
Eastern States Exposition
601.879.8832
www.glwshows.com


April 17-19
The Smart Jewelry Show

Chicago, IL
Chicago's Navy Pier
212.981.9625
www.smartjewelryshow.com

 

MAY

 

May 6-8
G&LW Show

Franklin, NC
Watauga Festival Center
601.879.8832
www.glwshows.com


May 13-15
G&LW Show

Orlando, FL
Osceola Heritage Park
601.879.8832
www.glwshows.com


May 15-18
Santa Fe Symposium

Albuquerque NM
Hotel Albuquerque
800.952.6222
www.santafesymposium.org


May 21-23
GTS Greensboro Jewelry Expo

Greensboro, NC
Greensboro Coliseum
770.410.9771
www.gtshows.com


May 30-June 2
G.L.D.A.-Vegas Gem Show

Las Vegas, NV – Mirage
Hotel and Casino
301-294-1640
www.intergem.com


May 31-June 6
Luxury By JCK

Las Vegas, NV-Mandalay Bay
Hotel and Convention Center
800.257.3626
www.luxury.jckonline.com

 

JUNE

 

June 2-6
AGTA GemFair at JCK

Las Vegas, NV-Mandalay Bay
Hotel and Convention Center
800.257.3626
www.lasvegasshow.com


June 3-5
JIS EXCHANGE-*NEW

Las Vegas, NV - Tropicana
800.840.5612
www.jisshow.com/exchange


June 3-6
JCK Las Vegas

Las Vegas, NV-Mandalay Bay
Hotel and Convention Center
800.257.3626
www.lasvegas.jckonline.com


June 3-6
Swiss Watch at JCK

Las Vegas, NV-Mandalay Bay
Hotel and Convention Center
800.257.3626
www.swisswatch.jckonline.com


June 25-27
GTS Florida Jewelry Expo

Kissimmee, FL - Osceola
Heritage Park Exhibition Hall
770.410.9771
www.gtshows.com

 

JULY

 

July 15-17
G&LW Show

Livonia, MI - Embassy Suites
601.879.8832
www.glwshows.com


July 22-25
New York Antique Jewelry & Watch Show

New York, NY
Metropolitan Pavilion
239.732.6642
www.nyantiquejewelry.com


July 23-25
RJO Fall Buying Show

Indianapolis, IN - Hyatt
Regency Indianapolis
800.247.1774
www.rjomembers.com


July 24-26
JA New York Summer Show

New York, NY – Jacob Javits
Convention Center
508.734.4986
www.ja-newyork.com


July 26-28
JCK Luxury Privé

New York, NY - Waldorf Astoria
800.257.3626
luxuryprive.jckonline.com


July 28-31
G&LW Show

Franklin, NC
Watauga Festival Center
601.879.8832
www.glwshows.com


July 30-August 3
Independent Jewelers Org. (IJO)

National Harbor, MD-Gaylord
National Resort & Convention
203.846.4215
www.ijo.com

 

AUGUST

 

August 4-7 G&LW Show
Spruce Pine, NC

Pinebridge Executive Inn
601.879.8832
www.glwshows.com


August 6-8
SJTA Atlanta Jewelry Show

Atlanta, GA- Cobb Galleria
800.241.0399
www.atlantajewelryshow.com


August 13-15
GTS Greensboro Jewelry Expo

Greensboro, NC - Greensboro
Coliseum Complex
770.410.9771
www.gtshows.com


August 13-16
46th ACE IT Mid-Year Conference

Newport Beach, CA
718.896.1536
www.najaappraisers.com


August 28-29
Southeastern Jewelers Org.

Charlotte, NC-The Ballantyne
619.940.9225
www.sjobuyinggroup.com


August 28-29
Select by Centurion So. Cal

Dana Point, CA
Ritz Carlton Laguna Niguel
888.427.4697
www.selectjewelryshow.com

 

SEPTEMBER

 

September 8-11
G&LW Show

Tucson, AZ – Holiday Inn
Palo Verde/Holidome
601.879.8832
www.glwshows.com


September 11-12
Select by Centurion Dallas

Dallas, TX - Ritz Carlton
888.427.4697
www.selectjewelryshow.com


September 17-19
GTS Florida Jewelry Expo

Kissimmee, Fla - Osceola
Heritage Park Exhibition Hall
770.410.9771
www.gtshows.com


September 18-19
Select by Centurion Foxwoods

Ledyard, CT
Foxwoods Resort Casino
888.427.4697
www.selectjewelryshow.com


September 24-26
GTS Kansas City Jewelry Expo

Kansas City, KS
KCI Expo Center
770.410.9771
www.gtshows.com


September 25-26
Select by Centurion Chicago

Chicago, IL
Four Seasons Hotel
888.427.4697
www.selectjewelryshow.com

 

OCTOBER

 

October 1-3
GTS Greensboro Jewelry Expo

Greensboro, NC
Greensboro Coliseum
770.410.9771
www.gtshows.com


October 2-3
G&LW Show

Livonia, MI
Embassy Suites
601.879.8832
www.glwshows.com


October 9
GIA Jewelry Career Fair

Carlsbad, CA - Gemological
Institute of America
800.421.7250 ext. 4100
www.careerfair.gia.edu


October 13-16
Centurion South Beach

Miami Beach, FL
Ritz Carlton South Beach
888.427.4697
www.centurionsouthbeach.com


October 13-16
Istanbul Jewelry Show

Istanbul, Turkey-Istanbul
Expo Center (CNR Expo)
+90 212.519.0719
www.istanbuljewelryshow.com


October 14-15
G&LW Show

West Springfield, MA
Eastern States Exposition
601.879.8832
www.glwshows.com


October 14-17
Jewelers International Showcase (JIS)

Miami Beach, FL- Miami
Beach Convention Center
800.840.5612
www.jisshows.com


October 25-26
G&LW Show

Asheville, NC - U.S. Cellular
Center Asheville
601.879.8832
www.glwshows.com


October 28-30
G&LW Show

Kissimmee, FL
Osceola Heritage Park
601.879.8832
www.glwshows.com


October 28-30
LUEUR

New York, NY - Jacob Javits
Convention Center
239.732.6642
www.lueurny.com


October 30-November 1
JA N.Y. Special Delivery

New York, NY - Jacob Javits
Convention Center
646.654.4983
www.ja-newyork.com

 

NOVEMBER

 

TBD

 

DECEMBER

 

December 3-5
GTS Greensboro Jewelry Expo

Greensboro, NC
Greensboro Coliseum
770.410.9771
www.gtshows.com


December 10-12
GTS Florida Jewelry Expo

Kissimmee, FL - Osceola
Heritage Park Exhibition Hall
770.410.9771
www.gtshows.com

 


Editors note: All information was provided by show organizers and is subject to change. Before making plans to attend a show, check with the show's organizers using the contact information listed.

 


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