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Child’s Play Costs Jeweler a $5 Million Necklace January 26, 2015
The perp might have been as young as 10. A girl possibly as young as ten was the point man for a $5 million robbery at a Hong Kong jewelry store last Friday. According to media reports,...
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Women “Want Mechanics,” Says Vacheron Constantin CEO January 26, 2015
New female customers prefer inner beauty. Vacheron Constantin will shift its focus from diamond-bedecked wristwatches for women to the inner workings of its multi-complication models....
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New Miss Whatsit Get New Crown January 26, 2015
World peace reigns for another year. OK, so a pretty girl from somewhere became the 63rd Miss Universe last night, sponsored by Donald Trump, judged by Donald Trump, at a hotel Trump...
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Small-Business Sales Had a Record 2014 January 26, 2015
And brokers expect the upward trend to continue. A record number of small businesses changed hands in 2014, 7,494, and business brokers expect the upward trend to continue as baby boomers...
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Saddam’s Daughter Launches Jewelry Line in Jordan January 23, 2015
The 10-piece collection includes a bracelet honoring Daddy. Possibly bored with her usual pastimes – allegedly supporting terrorist organizations and terrorizing store clerks – 46-year-old...
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Survey Group Jewelers Enjoy Record December Sales Survey Group Jewelers Enjoy Record December Sales January 22, 2015, published in Money Matters
Most jewelers will be smiling with glee after a healthy December's trading brought an end to 2014.
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The Jeweler: Bed Time Story The Jeweler: Bed Time Story January 21, 2015, published in Guest Blogs
Catch "The Jeweler" every other Wednesday on INSTOREMAG.COM. For more cartoons from Tim Searfoss, go here.
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Greetings From Geneva: SIHH 2015 Greetings From Geneva: SIHH 2015 January 21, 2015, published in Designers/Jewelry
Usually “civilized” is the last word one uses to describe marathon-long days reviewing watch collections. But that’s the word...
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A Good Deed Brings Good Karma to Wallach Jewelry Designs A Good Deed Brings Good Karma to Wallach Jewelry Designs January 20, 2015, published in Best Practices
When a woman showed up a couple of weeks before Christmas, with a 1971 class ring Wallach Jewelry Designs owners Steven and Gina...
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Five Things I Learned Selling Comic Books Five Things I Learned Selling Comic Books January 19, 2015, published in Customer Service
About 15 years ago, my two brothers and I decided to pool some of our comic book collections and hit the trade show circuit selling...
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How Mora Contemporary Jewelry Pulled Off a Successful December Shopping Event How Mora Contemporary Jewelry Pulled Off a Successful December Shopping Event January 16, 2015, published in Best Practices
Marthe Le Van, owner of Mora Contemporary Jewelry in Asheville, NC, combined what she knew about local life with what she knew about...
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