As a company we want to ensure that we buy diamonds and diamond jewelry from suppliers who comply with all Kimberley Process requirements. Since 2004 we have been demanding that all diamonds sold to us be regulated through the Kimberley process. This year we’ve taken things a step further and started printing the following statement on our purchase orders;
“The Blood Diamond” movie is set to open soon in theatre’s around the globe. Blood diamonds also known as “Conflict Diamonds” are those sold in order to fund armed conflict and civil war.
According to National Jeweler “Chandelier and hoop designs remain staple styles when it comes to earrings, but if customers come in looking for the next big fad this fall, consider offering them a fresh alternative: a pair of simple drop earrings.”
Some of the big trends this year in jewelry fashion are going to be a surprise to some and a welcome relief for many. For years all we were hearing about was platinum and white gold jewelry.
My family and I have had the pleasure of attending a couple of intimate parties given by John Hardy and his wife Cynthia at the Las Vegas jewelry trade shows.
NEW YORK, Nov. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — Finlay Enterprises, Inc. (Nasdaq: FNLY – News), a leading retailer of fine jewelry and the largest operator of licensed fine jewelry departments in department stores throughout the United States, announced today it has executed a stock purchase agreement for the acquisition of Congress Jewelers.
After all it seem’s almost everyone is doing it so why not us www.jrdunn.com. Seriously, what we hope to do is to give people who are interested in fine jewelry the insider’s view on the what’s going on in the jewelry business these days. We’ll be touching on current events, day to day stuff, who’s wearing what and the people who make our operation tick. We are going to welcome all of our J.R.Dunn associates to join in so they can speak their minds. Hopefully we’ll gain insight from you and from our associates and we’ll have fun doing it. So here’s to our first Blog entry.
P.S. Next time I’ll ask Linda, our web guru, how to make the embedded links prettier.