A new study by bespoke jewellery brand, Taylor & Hart, reveals how there has been a rise in 228% demand for ‘genderless jewellery’ and a 69% increase in year on year interest in ‘male engagement ring designs’, showing a shift in buyer behaviour. The study also shows the countries in the world where demand is highest.
Signet Jewelers has reported its Q1 results, which “exceed expectations” given the retail climate over the last 12 months. For the parent company of H. Samuel and Ernest Jones in the UK, first-quarter eCommerce sales for the whole group were up 110%, with brick and mortar same-store sales up 105.7%.click
IGI and SCS Global Services, a leader in the field of sustainability standards and third-party certification, have begun a six-month period of engagement and assessment, wherein SCS will evaluate the institute’s greenhouse gas emissions for the purpose of creating an action plan to mitigate the laboratory’s environmental impact. IGI’s New York offices will be the first to undergo the process.