GJEPC pushes for new diamond pricing policy in Zimbabwe

The Gems and Jewellery Export Promotion Council (GJEPC) of India has appealed to the Zimbabwean government to consider scrapping the reserve price on its diamonds, according to NewZimbabwe.com.

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Signet reports third quarter fiscal 2019 financial results

Signet Jewelers Limited, the world's largest retailer of diamond jewelry, announced its results for the 13 weeks ended November 3, 2018.

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WWF names the most environmentally friendly companies

The World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) of Russia has published a 2018 rating of openness in the field of environmental responsibility among the mining and metallurgical companies operating in the country.

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Lucapa recovers 78 carat white diamond at Mothae

Lucapa Diamond has recovered a 78 carat white diamond at its 70 percent-owned Mothae kimberlite mine in Lesotho.

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ALROSA November sales of rough and polished diamonds reached $274.0 million

ALROSA, the world leader in diamond production, announces diamond sales results for November and eleven months of 2018.

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Innovate or Die: Why the Industry Is Lagging

11 july 2018
(Rapaport) - In the heyday of “A Diamond Is Forever,” consumers responded strongly to slogans and instructive advertising. As social media has influenced a more interactive dialogue between businesses and their customers, that is no longer the case. Today, consumers respond to innovation. In an age of unprecedented creativity and development, the jewelry industry has been lagging behind. While sales in the US have grown in the past few years, the sector needs to innovate more to sustain — and improve — its share of consumer spending, according to Gina Drosos, CEO of Signet Jewelers.