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Addison, IL Brentwood Jewelers & Gifts
Myrtle Beach, SC Foster Jewelers
Northampton, PA James Douglas Jewelers
Kimberly Jewelers LLC
Marysville, MI Piper Diamond
Rodger Kadet Ltd
North Miami Beach, FL
MXCL International Co.
ShanghaiPancis Gems Inc.
Morris Plains, NJ
| Visit JA @ JCK Las Vegas|
Jewelers of America will be at the JCK Show in Las Vegas, June 1-4, at Booth L110. Learn about our Millennial Marketing seminar and other events you shouldn't miss while there!
|Alert: Undisclosed Synthetic Diamonds Discovered|
This week, news broke that hundreds of synthetic diamonds were submitted to several gem labs without disclosure. To avoid illegally buying or selling undisclosed synthetic diamonds, read JA's update and guidance.
|Third Annual Ultimate Proposal Contest Most Popular Yet|
JIC's national consumer contest received more than 53,000 votes to help determine the Grand Prize ultimate proposal story -- which involved a live, public ice carving of a diamond ring.
Watch the video of the proposal.
|Brush Up on Important Legislation |
What happens in Washington, D.C., and in State Houses across the country can have a major impact on your business! Review JA's updated Guide to Legislative Issues for an overview of the issues and legislation we're tracking on behalf of members.
|Spotlight On: Fall 2012 Jewelry Trends (Video)|
Before you shop the summer shows, watch this quick video from our trend expert, Director of Communications Amanda Gizzi, as she reveals fall jewelry trends that customers will covet.
|How to Create Newsworthy Publicity |
This excerpt from Jewelry Information Center's Public Relations Handbook provides tips to easily create news that gets your brand noticed by the press.
|GE Capital Financing Program Increases Sales |
Private-label credit programs allow you to offer flexible financing terms to customers and close more sales. Learn about the exclusive rates JA Members receive for the GE Capital financing program.
|Fit to Be Tied: Bow Jewelry|
Looking ahead to fall, bow jewelry is one of the top trends you should snatch up for your showcases! We preview examples, from JA Supplier Members, of styles to stock.
|Selling Diamonds: The Importance of Cut|
By David Peters, GG, Director of Education & Industry Relations
This overview of a diamond's cut reveals sales tips to help jewelry sales professionals better explain the importance of cut as it relates to a diamond's durability and beauty factors.
|Supplier Members Showcased in JIC's Fall Trends Promotion|
JA Supplier Members' jewelry is featured in jewelry trends promotions by JA Director of Communications Amanda Gizzi. Read on for details on where you can see them.
|May 31-June 4: Couture, Wynn, Las Vegas, NV|
June 1-4: JCK Las Vegas Show, Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas, NV
Visit JA at Booth L110