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Angelina Gives Brad a $4 Million Watch as a Wedding Gift October 1, 2014
Nothing says love like a 1952 Patek Philippe platinum chronometer. That Pitt-Jolie couple kept it...
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Cartier Seeks to Shut Down Websites Selling Pirated Goods October 1, 2014
Filed last week, the suit could have far-reaching consequences. Cartier has brought suit in London...
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This Jeweler Makes House Calls October 1, 2014
New Hampshire designer emphasizes “concierge” service. One-time fashion model Daniel Bowden...
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Failed Bracelet Ban Costs School District $385,000 October 1, 2014
Settlement follows Supreme Court denial of appeal. An eastern Pennsylvania school district has agreed...
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Jeweler’s Clock Still Ticking after 115 Years Underfoot October 1, 2014
Manhattan landmark marks the one-time center of the jewelry district. Back at the turn of the...
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How Smart Is Your Jewelry? How Smart Is Your Jewelry? October 1, 2014, published in Designers/Jewelry
Though it had a flashy media reception three weeks ago, the jury is still out on whether the highly anticipated new Apple Watch will...
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How Borsheims Meets the Needs of a New Group of Customers With a Second Store How Borsheims Meets the Needs of a New Group of Customers With a Second Store September 30, 2014, published in Best Practices
When Borsheims of Omaha, NE, opened a second location called Borsheims Boutique on Nov. 15, 2013 — in an upscale, revamped outlet...
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Spectacular Service Makes or Breaks You Spectacular Service Makes or Breaks You September 29, 2014, published in Customer Service
One restaurant server recently made the difference between a good evening and a memorable one for me and my wife. The difference...
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Seventies Hoops Next, But Big Studs Now Seventies Hoops Next, But Big Studs Now September 26, 2014, published in Designers/Jewelry
Despite Milan’s obsession with Seventies style during its Spring 2015 Fashion Week—and, yes, that means super-huge hoops likely...
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Fill in the Blank: A Little Astrology Fill in the Blank: A Little Astrology September 26, 2014, published in Around the Web
Welcome to "Fill in the Blank," a weekly helping of nutritious thought for growing jewelry store owners.
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Why Diamonds Are a Jeweler’s Best Friend Why Diamonds Are a Jeweler’s Best Friend September 25, 2014, published in Money Matters
August results from across our data pool have shown the strong upward trend we have seen in the last few months continuing, with...
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