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Omni-channel Surfing

The biggest retail trend for 2018 is the growth of omni-channel retailing, a combination of both in-store and online shopping that’s experienced seamlessly across multiple channels via whichever mode the customer prefers, cites the customer relationship management platform Salesforce. Omni-channel retailing links all channels together, combining the showroom and website to create a unified experience. … Read More

On Trend Gifts Are Personal

The big, overarching trend in jewelry today is the undeniable drive toward personalization. This comes in many forms from iconic symbols and engravings to personalized options and complete custom design work. It also translates in how consumers style their jewelry with stacking and layering the leading trend. Jewelry styles that tell a story about a person … Read More

The Art of Gifting

One of life’s greatest pleasures is exchanging gifts. Almost every culture has traditions related to giving and receiving them. Gift giving is one way of expressing love, gratitude and appreciation, and recognizing special occasions and achievements. It’s also a multi-billion dollar business. A five-year study about gift retailing released in 2015 by Unity Marketing revealed … Read More

Millennials Want Diamonds

Despite experiencing less favorable economic conditions than preceding generations and progressing more slowly along the traditional life path, millennials express strong desire for diamonds when they reach financial and demographic maturity, says research by De Beers in its Diamond Insight Report 2017. Millennials deliver volume and value growth underpinned by stable bridal consumption and potent … Read More