A special thank you to J. Brooks Jewelers for sending this month’s choice!
The mood in mid-stream has continued to deteriorate over the last couple of weeks despite a significant tightening of rough supply and a recent adjustment in rough prices. Two trade shows – in Las Vegas and Hong Kong – could have changed the atmosphere had they been positive. Ultimately, the former was only moderate and
Not before September. And if the mining companies keep pushing rough onto the market, it may take a lot longer. The only way to stabilization is to have new rough come to the market through an eye dropper, or not at all, allowing cutters to unload existing stock without the pressure of buying lots of
by Charles Pobee-Mensah, Director of Digital Marketing at Fruchtman Marketing As a marketing agency, we get more than our fair share of suggestions from clients. But some ideas are distractions. Our clients rely on us to sort the wheat from the chaff. And that’s what we’re going to do for you today as well. Don’t
Preface: “This is about as negative a comment that I’ve seen from Bonas over the years. The reason I’m sharing this, is that we should appreciate the fact that the US market is currently outdoing the rest of the world, and there is still healthy demand here.” -Hertz Hasenfled
by Shane O’Neill Vice President at Fruchtman Marketing So, you’ve finally invested in your future and developed a fantastic website with full e-commerce capability. It’s a pretty little beast, web responsive, beautiful product images, wish lists, opt-in forms and so on. Yet, what has it done for your business? Probably not much if consumers don’t