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JIS Miami takes road trip to Fort Lauderdale

Jewelers International Showcase (JIS) is temporarily moving its JIS Miami January and JIS Miami April shows to Fort Lauderdale next year.

Show organizers say the move is due to a $596-million renovation at its usual venue, the Miami Beach Convention Center.

“Miami Beach will always be home to JIS, but the change to Fort Lauderdale for these two shows will be considerably appealing and convenient for our customers,” says Jordan Tuchband, industry vice-president of JIS.

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Diavik Foxfire headlines IDE week

Rio Tinto’s 187.7-carat Diavik Foxfire diamond is set to headline the Israel Diamond Exchange (IDE) third International Rough Diamond Week. Discovered last fall in the Diavik Diamond Mine in Canada’s Northwest Territories, the Diavik Foxfire is considered the largest rough diamond ever found in North America.

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U.S. Antique Shows partners with Polygon

U.S. Antique Shows has signed a sponsorship deal with online community and trading platform, Polygon. “We’re excited to continue our partnership with Polygon,” says Dan Darby, Emerald Expositions vice-president and U.S. Antique Shows general manager.

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