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GIA demonstrates prototype mounted gem testing device

New accessibly-priced instrument to be available in late 2017

gia(CARLSBAD, Calif.) - GIA (Gemological Institute of America) has announced it will introduce for sale later this year an easy-to-operate, sophisticated desktop instrument to reliably identify natural diamonds, separating them from all simulants and from diamonds that may be synthetic or treated.

GN Diamond helps jewelers combat the internet with science, 3rd party validation & virtual reality life experience

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Customers and millennials are continuously challenging the retail jeweler. “We believe in driving results and helping our retail partners solve their pain points,” says Asaf Herskovitz, CEO GN Diamond. For example, profit margin erosion, lost sales to the internet, and the need for jewelers to distinguish themselves against big box stores, Amazon, and Blue Nile.

Samuel Spil reworks wedding band line, adds new display

(CHARLOTTE, N.C.) - Samuel Spil Co., suppliers of “bread and butter” jewelry items at exceptional prices, is pleased to announce they have reworked their wedding band program. Spil offers wedding bands in 10k and 14k in comfort fit, light weight and milgrain. Additionally, the company carries plain sterling silver bands and a wide assortment of gents stainless steel bands - with no minimum order. A new display is now available when a complete set is purchased.

FACET BARCELONA USA offers revolutionary Multisize ring system

Innovative, embedded spring system allows for a 1-2 size range 

Facet 1 April(WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.) – FACET BARCELONA USA, Inc., the New York branch of FACET BARCELONA (www.facet.es) - a premier international manufacturer of innovative fine jewelry - is proud to bring its patented Multisize ring system to luxury retail jewelers in the U.S., South American, and Caribbean markets.

Thorsten Jewelry goes for the gold

New Collection puts a modern spin on the gold ring 

Thorsten 1 April(LONG BEACH, Calif.) - Thorsten Jewelry, an industry-leading manufacturer of alternative metal rings for men and women, is launching a new collection of contemporary gold rings. Designed specifically for those who like the tradition of a gold ring but want to wear something that will stand out, this new collection uses high quality materials and exquisite craftsmanship to create rings that are anything but ordinary.