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TBZ-THE ORIGINAL bags three Jewellers Choice Design Awards

14 january 2014

Tribhovandas Bhimji Zaveri Limited - a well-known and trusted jewellery retailer in India, has been conferred with three  awards within ‘Jaipur Jewellery Show-Indian Jeweller Jewellers Choice Design Awards-2013’ held recently in Jaipur over the following nominations:
1. Designer Jewellery Under Rs. 5,00,000,
2. Best Bridal Design Between Rs. 10,00,001-20,00,000 and
3. Editor's Choice Award -Best Bridal over Rs.20, 00,000.
TBZ-The Original was the only brand to win three awards in multiple Jeweller’s Choice categories.
Shrikant Zaveri, Chairman and Managing Director, TBZ Ltd. received the awards at a glittering function hosted by actress Mona Singh in the presence of prominent personalities such as Siddharth Singh- Joint Secretary – Ministry of Commerce ; Vipul Shah - Chairman, Gem and Jewellery Export Promotion Council; and Ashok Parnami, MLA, etc. A vibrant fashion show with the best of the gold and diamond jewellery was showcased by professional models.
TBZ-The Original, the wedding jewellery specialist, was chosen in the award-winning categories amongst peers, who submitted their best designs across 24 product categories. The winning pieces from over 500 entries were reviewed and chosen from over 10,000 votes received from retailers across India, in favor of their favourite designs.
At the Awards , Shrikant Zaveri said, “TBZ-The Original designs have always been customers’ favourite and now key stakeholders such as the trade and retailers have recognised the brand’s design acumen. We have been crowned as the best designer bridal jewellery for connoisseurs in the premium and luxury category. We have also been acknowledged in the designer jewellery under Rs. 500,000 proving that we are within reach of aspirants. We constantly focus on encouraging innovation and excellence in designer jewellery while being true and relevant to Gen-X. Three awards recognize our efforts to become synonymous with Tradition, Trust and Timeless while being an encouragement for times to come.”

Aruna Gaitonde, Rough&Polished, Mumbai