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Stuller, Inc. launches loyalty program

Stuller First™ to offer benefits to retailers

(LAFAYETTE, La.) - Stuller is proud to announce the launch of Stuller First, the manufacturer’s first company-wide loyalty program.

“This program has been two years in the making, and we’re eager to finally bring it to our customers,” says Stuller Chief Marketing Officer, Kevin Metz. “We’ve always strived to put our customers first. And this is our way of making it easier for them to do business with us, beginning with the way we ship packages.”


Atlanta Jewelry Show to offer GIA® Diamond Grading Lab at August Show

(ATLANTA) - As part of an ongoing effort to expand educational resources and opportunities for independent jewelers, the Atlanta Jewelry Show will once again offer a GIA® (Gemological Institute of America) Lab during the August 2015 edition at the Cobb Galleria Centre, Atlanta, GA. The GIA® Diamond Grading Lab will be held Tuesday - Saturday, August 4-8, 2015. Hours are 9 am - 5 pm each day. The Atlanta Jewelry Show runs August 8-10, 2015.

Jewelers of America Offers onsite Certification Exams at upcoming tradeshows

The JA Sales and Management Professional Certification exams are open to all jewelry professionals

(NEW YORK) - Jewelers of America (JA), the national trade association for businesses serving the fine jewelry marketplace, will be offering JA Sales and Management Professional Certification exams at the upcoming JCK Las Vegas and JA New York Summer trade shows. The prestigious certifications – open to all jewelry professionals – can advance the careers of jewelry sales associates and managers, differentiate the retail store from competitors and enhance fine jewelry customers’ trust in the jewelry professional.

Southeastern Findings/Namano, Jewelers Mutual and JFC team up at Atlanta Jewelry Show to help grant wish

Wish couple MayDuring the recent Atlanta Jewelry Show, Jewelers for Children (JFC) helped make the wish of 20 year-old Andrew come true, with the help of Gene Callaway and Southeastern Findings/Namano. Andrew’s wish is for a wedding and he and his fiancé Savannah visited the show and picked out wedding rings donated by Callaway. Jewelers Mutual Insurance Company enhanced the wish further by donating Personal Jewelry Insurance for not only the wedding rings, but also included Savannah’s engagement ring.

Preferred Jewelers International adds GemShield Jewelry Insurance for Preferred Retailers

Preferred Jewelers International has reached an agreement to offer consumer jewelry insurance through GemShield Insurance Company.

Joe Murphy, Chief Operating Officer of Preferred Jewelers International stated: “The GemShield program is a natural addition for the Preferred Jewelers program. We are extremely pleased with the consumer’s reaction to our Preferred Lifetime Warranty program. The Preferred Warranty covers free lifetime maintenance, however a warranty does not cover an item if it is stolen or lost. The GemShield Insurance program provides this as well as worldwide coverage, which is a natural fit for the Preferred Jewelers Organization.”

Maximizing precious metals return - Don’t leave money on the bench

By Kim Michalik, President Pease & Curren refiners

Gold is more than something that glistens. Proper refining protocol can often lead to an increase in your bottom line.

Best practices for retail jewelers, particularly those who have bench jewelers on site, are always important. Over the years, we have encountered many customers losing efficiency and not maximizing their profits with regards to their precious metals collection and recovery. 

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