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White Pine Trading launches Jewelry Solutions Division

(NEW YORK) - White Pine Trading LLC, one of the world’s largest recycled diamond companies, recently announced the launch of White Pine Jewelry Solutions, a new division providing consulting and other services to retailers, manufacturers and wholesalers, and the industry’s asset-based lenders. The company named jewelry industry veteran Michael Lebowitz to lead the division, which will also design and manufacture pieces created from White Pine’s recycled diamonds.


JA announces Board elections & new Chairman

Bill Farmer Jr., of Farmer’s Jewelry, elected Chairman

(NEW YORK) - Jewelers of America (JA), the national trade association for businesses serving the fine jewelry marketplace, has elected Bill Farmer Jr., partner of Farmer’s Jewelry in Lexington, KY, as JA’s new Board Chairman. He succeeds Georgie Gleim, President of Gleim the Jeweler. Farmer was elected in July at JA’s Board meeting that also welcomed many new Directors.

MJSA Journal wins APEX 2013 Award of Excellence

(ATTLEBORO FALLS, Mass.) - MJSA Journal, the flagship publication of MJSA, the association for jewelry makers and designers, has won an Award of Excellence for Magazine and Journal Writing in the APEX 2013 Awards for Publication Excellence. The international competition is sponsored by Communications Concepts Inc., a leading publishing and consulting firm focused on communications practices.

Walters Jewelry Company celebrates 60 years of service

In an almost unheard of run of success, Walters Jewelry Company celebrates 60 years of delivering quality work/repairs to its retailer customers. As a long-standing, industry trade shop, Larry Pulliam, owner and second generation operator of the company, is proud of the heritage his father, Ralph, left for him and his siblings.

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