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The Plumb Club Supports the Industry through JCK Industry Fund - November 7, 2018

The JCK  Industry Fund was founded in 1997 at the behest of members of The Plumb Club, who urged the JCK show management to give back to the trade. Since then, The Plumb Club has continued its support of the Fund, which, to date, has awarded more than $6 million in grants to organizations working

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Lessons from Las Vegas - July 31, 2018

Retail jewelers planning their fourth quarter and holiday season sales strategy left JCK Las Vegas in June with optimism for the diamond and jewelry market as we move ahead. Days prior to JCK, the De Beers Group reported that global consumer demand for diamond jewelry hit a new all-time high in 2017—rising 2% to $82

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Tracking Trends in Vegas - July 20, 2018

Victoria Gomelsky, editor-in-chief of JCK Magazine, shared the buzz on the show floor at JCK Las Vegas in June, highlighting jewelry trends that champion individuality. In a JCK Talks presentation, Gomelsky describes accessorizing to be more about personal expression than following style rules. She says women today mix and match, fine and costume jewelry, with

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Driving Diamond Demand - July 6, 2018

Global consumer demand for diamond jewelry hit a new all-time high in 2017, climbing to US $82 billion, a two percent increase on the previous year, according to industry insight data published by De Beers Group prior to JCK Las Vegas. The U.S. was the main driver of growth for the fourth consecutive year, where

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The JCK Strategy - April 30, 2018

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JCK Las Vegas, June 1-4 at Mandalay Bay is the place to discover top trending products, new technology and innovative ways of doing business. With over 2,300 exhibitors and dozens of education sessions and networking events, having a strategy to make the most of your time is essential. Get Started Pre-register for badges to save

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Achieving Trade Show Nirvana - April 13, 2018

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Trade fairs provide a powerful marketing medium. They bring together thousands of international buyers and sellers in one place in a short span of time. Trade shows like JCK Las Vegas enable retailers to see new products, attend demonstrations, ask questions and share ideas. The show provides jewelers with a comprehensive overview of the fine jewelry

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It’s Show Time - April 6, 2018

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While technology has made it easier for us to communicate and stay connected, nothing can replace the hands-on, face-to-face people power experience a trade show offers. Just around the corner, the JCK Las Vegas Show, June 1-4 at Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino, provides an ideal meeting place to visit with vendors, scout out the

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Be Successful Q4 & Beyond - July 31, 2017

Jewelry traders are traditionally an optimistic bunch. Whenever asked how they view prospects for the future, while recognizing economic and global challenges, jewelers rarely speak dire predictions. Even with Signet sales, a benchmark for jewelry retail, down over 11%, manufacturers and brands in The Plumb Club Pavilion at JCK Las Vegas expect sales to be

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Jewelry Habit Forming - July 21, 2017

  Charles Duhigg, Pulitzer Prize winner, senior editor of the New York Times, and best selling author of “The Power of Habit” and “Smarter, Faster, Better” spoke at JCK Las Vegas about the science behind the sale and how to build the habits that increase sales through rewarding customer experiences. He started his talk for

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DPA Rolls Out Real is Rare for Q4 - July 14, 2017

The Diamond Producers Association (DPA) launched its Real is Rare 2017 fourth quarter marketing and ad campaign at JCK Las Vegas during a symposium hosted by The Plumb Club and JCK. With a $57 million budget, DPA will fund consumer advertising primarily in the U.S. market, as well as expand the campaign into India and

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Post Vegas Prognosis - July 7, 2017

Perhaps the best incubator to study fine jewelry market trends can be found in The Plumb Club Pavilion at JCK Las Vegas in June. A destination in a destination, The Plumb Club at JCK includes 45 vendors spanning all facets of the jewelry, diamond, and watch industries—representing a big percentage of the domestic fine jewelry

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JCK Action Plan - April 30, 2017

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The JCK Las Vegas Show has become an important resource for U.S. jewelers to help them plan short and long term for their business. A great market barometer, there are many reasons why jewelers cannot miss this show—from new product and technology to education and networking–the face-to-face environment that JCK provides is imperative in our

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Trends Tracking in Vegas - April 21, 2017

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As you prepare your strategy for the fall/holiday selling season, make the most of your time at JCK Las Vegas, June 5 to 8 at Mandalay Bay, to track the latest styles and bestsellers trending that you can translate in your store. With over 2,400 vendors exhibiting in all product categories, retailers can get the

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Maximize Your Trade Show Experience - April 14, 2017

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When properly explored a trade show like JCK Las Vegas can provide a wealth of new ideas and information to help jewelers propel their business forward. With only a handful of days to take in over 2,400 vendors and a packed calendar of workshops and networking events at Mandalay Bay, developing a clear plan of

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The Vegas Imperative - April 7, 2017

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The JCK Las Vegas Show has become an important resource for U.S. jewelers to help them plan, both short and long term, for their business. A great market barometer, there are many reasons why jewelers cannot miss this show—from new product and technology to education and networking the face-to-face environment that JCK provides is imperative

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