It is easy to get caught up in crimes against the jewellery industry featuring brazen smash-and-grab and rooftop burglary attacks, as they’re often highly publicized. However, they come at the expense of overlooking lower-profile thefts continuing to plague the jewellery industry, as well.
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital will receive half of a $2-million donation, thanks to Jewelers Mutual’s ‘Band Together’ campaign. The Memphis, Tenn., hospital shares the donation with Habitat for Humanity and Feeding America/Food Banks Canada, which will be gifted $700,000 and $300,000, respectively.
Jewelers Mutual Insurance Co., has been named to the 2016 list of Ward Group’s 50 top-performing insurance companies for the sixth consecutive year. The award recognizes outstanding financial results in the areas of safety, consistency, and performance over a five-year period from 2011 to 2015.
Jewelers Mutual will give away $2 million to three non-profits this summer as part of its ‘Band Together’ campaign. From July 11 to 31, people across Canada and the United States can cast ballots daily at jewelersmutual.com/bandtogether for Habitat for Humanity, Feeding America and Food Banks Canada, or St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.
Esperanza diamond is set to be the centrepiece of a display hosted at the Smart Jewelry Show. It joins other stones that are part of the R. Harder Gallery of Gems and Minerals, one of the nation’s largest private collections of minerals and gemstones in their natural form.