GOLDNET.MARKET - “We want and are working to provide business with the opportunity to develop a lot of activity areas”

Today, almost all jewellery companies have their own wholesale websites, online stores, and social media pages. But a year ago, GOLDNET.MARKET, the first jewellery wholesale marketplace appeared in Russia, a new effective tool for the jewellery market...

20 september 2021

Platinum’s rare nature gives it additional value and appeal

Huw Daniel is the CEO of Platinum Guild International, overseeing market development activities in China, Japan, India and the USA, on behalf of the platinum producers of South Africa. Before taking up this role in 2015, Huw ran PGI USA for 12 years...

13 september 2021

Marco Carniello: We want to continue to be the engine boosting the jewellery industry

Italian Exhibition Group (IEG) is a leader in Italy in the organisation of trade fairs and one of the main operators in the trade fair and conference sector at European level, with structures in Rimini and Vicenza, as well as further sites in...

06 september 2021

There is a significant need for smart and technological financial solutions in the diamond industry

MDPS, the Israeli start-up Fintech company from the Mazalit Group is gearing up to enter the diamond industry soon. Zeev Maimon, the CEO of MDPS is also the Founder / CEO of MAZALIT, a B2B payment platform designed and dedicated to the global diamond...

30 august 2021

The future for synthetics lies in that it has become possible to grow a stone you want and make what you want out of it

Alex Popov, President of the Moscow Diamond Exchange and head of the Âme jewelry brand, which uses lab-grown diamonds to produce jewelry, sat for an interview with Rough&Polished sharing his views on the coexistence of natural and man-made diamonds in...

23 august 2021

Cyber Monday & Jewelry Sales Online Jump 17%

03 december 2012

Online retail sales for Cyber Monday, which was November 26, jumped 17 percent year on year to $1.47 billion, according to comScore Inc. The amount set a new record high for a single spending day, Rapaport reported. U.S. retail spending online for the first 26 days of the 2012 Christmas season has risen 16 percent year on year to $16.4 billion, according to the company.
Top performing categories on Cyber Monday included digital content and subscriptions, which rose 28 percent year on year. Sales of consumer electronics, buoyed by gains in smartphone sales, jumped 24 percent, while tablet sales helped the computer hardware category post a 22 percent growth rate. Video games, consoles and accessories rose 18 percent, and revenue for the jewelry and watches category jumped 17 percent, according to comScore.