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A Treasure of Jewels

A Treasure of Jewels

“Dream big, work hard and make it happen,” Puja Bordia, founder of the Tresor Collection of fine jewelry (tresorcollection.com), recently shared her fascinating colorful story in an interview. “I believe if you dream about it, work hard for it, and believe in yourself, you can make it happen. I come from a family of 18 generations of jewelers in Jaipur in India. The Mookim family - my maiden name - served as treasurers for the Maharajas or princes in Jaipur for centuries. They were jewelers, goldsmiths and gem cutters, making incredible suites of necklaces, earrings, bracelets, even crowns. Virtually all my extended family is in the jewelry business. It’s in my blood, thus it’s my passion.”

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24 Karat Corner: Been to a Radio Shack lately?

More than likely, probably not.   Years ago, I was a regular Radio Shack customer.   It seemed there was a store in just about every town.   You could count on t...

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The Story Behind the Stone: Bodacious Bulgari

The Story Behind the Stone: Bodacious Bulgari

Rome’s celebrated house of Bulgari has been the go-to jeweler with jet-setting shoppers for decades. From its inception, Bulgari jewels flaunted distinctive traits that...

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Internet Marketing Strategies: The 4 Biggest Mobile Marketing Mistakes

 

There are more mobile devices in the United States than there are people!   Mobile has a 102.4% penetration in the US.   In 2014, there will be more than 2 billio...

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It’s the little things!

In the current retail environment I truly believe that customer service has gotten so bad that our customers have actually learned to expect lousy customer service.  ...

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Understanding your Gross Return on Investment

Understanding your Gross Return on Investment

In the previous 3 articles we have discussed the GAP between your required future wealth and where you are now. We have looked at how much gross profit you will require e...

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Applied Marketing 101: Understanding the implications of the Signet acquisition of Zales

One of my favorite movies is 1984’s “The Terminator,” the tale of a cyborg assassin sent back in time to kill Sarah Connor, mother of the as yet unborn leader of th...

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The Retailer’s Perspective: An opinion or three...

For some reason here lately, I feel like passing on some knowledge to my younger readers out there. I remember when I first got into this business in 1978, I couldn’t r...

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The New Royal Style - Royal Makeover?

News flash! According to the Daily Mail HRH Queen Elizabeth has decreed that the Duchess of Cambridge Kate, on her upcoming visit to Australia, will wear longer hemlines. T...

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