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Year of Wearable Fashion - January 17, 2020

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Trends forecasters herald 2020 as the year of wearable fashion…

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Friendly, Relatable Colors - January 10, 2020

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The trends reflect our desire for stability, creativity and more spontaneous approaches to design.

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Strategies to Navigate 2020 Uncertainty - December 31, 2019

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The outlook among economic forecasters is positive for U.S. retail sales…

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2020 Signals Year of Uncertainty - December 20, 2019

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The retail industry is forecasting a cheerful holiday season, as consumers remain…

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Sentimental Jewelry Tops Holiday Gifts - December 13, 2019

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Jewelry consistently ranks as a top gift to give and receive for the holidays. The National Retail Federation (NRF) find…

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Robust Holiday for the Nimble - December 6, 2019

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The National Retail Federation (NRF), in its annual holiday forecast conducted by Prosper Insights & Analytics, estimates that retail sales overall…

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Key Gifters and Self-Giving - November 29, 2019

Posted in: Jewelry, Strategy, Trends

When it comes to fine jewelry, it’s imperative retailers and manufacturers understand what women want and how to reach them.

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Shopping is Social - November 22, 2019

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Social media has become a critical part of the gift-giving experience, as a platform for ideas…

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Appealing to Key Gifters: Women - November 15, 2019

How can you make shopping for jewelry appeal to a woman’s desire to experience your store through relational merchandising and the joy…

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Up with Self-Gifting - November 8, 2019

The gift market has always been essential to the jewelry industry. Fine jewelry offers the ideal solution for people in search of message…

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Technology Imperative in New Luxury Market - October 31, 2019

Reinvent your business with technology at its core, or fade to black, is the message the market research firm, Forrester imparts….

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New Luxury Focus - October 25, 2019

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The global luxury market is predicted to reach about $1.5 trillion by 2025, with experiential luxury expected to grow by 5%, far faster…

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Digital Tech Will Drive Jewelry Sales - October 18, 2019

Digital technology dramatically improves the economics and capabilities of every business, finds Forrester, market research and advisory firm, in a 2018 report…

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Transparency through Technology - October 10, 2019

The vast majority of jewelry consumers today want ethically sourced jewelry and, more importantly, to know the story behind it.

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New Jewelry Customers - September 30, 2019

The faces of new jewelry consumers are now multicultural, self-purchasing females and the next generation…

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