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After tough 2019 Industry Optimistic: Improvements are on the way in 2020

As in previous years, change will be the one constant in 2020. The gems and jeweler sector needs to embrace change and ensure it is-line with customers' with customers' demands.
By Albert Robinson, Vice-President - International Business
As diamond and jewellery industry members are fully aware, 2019 was one of the most difficult that many have ever faced. The number of businesses that closed down is thought to have reached a record. Research analytics firm Coresight reported that U.S. retailers announced plans to close in excess of 9,300 locations in 2019 compared with 5,844 store closures the previous year as consumers turn increasingly to online shopping. Furthermore, giant consulting firm A.T. Kearney found that about 12% of retail purchases were made online

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Albert Robinson
Vice President-International Business
The New Jeweller International Media Group

Promoting Platinum Metal to the World

Although many of our readers are aware of the platinum jewelry market, they may not all know about the work of Platinum Guild International. Could you give us some background information

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Aims to provide digital sales solutions for industry

As the diamond, colored gemstone and jewelry world continues to develop, the concept of holding stock has become less relevant. In a digital age, why would a company hold a large inventory of goods anymore? The cost can be exorbitant and once you have bought the item you have

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Following the incident of the 2019-Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCOV) situation across the world resulting in rising concerns over travel Thailand and participaton of the 65th Bangkok

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