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.
Lab-grown diamonds and selling to the LGBT community are just two of the topics experts will discuss at JCK Las Vegas’s JCK Talks. Featuring a new roster of speakers, the panel-oriented sessions begin on June 2 and are open to all buyers.
If you want to see the Esperanza diamond up close and in person, now’s your chance. The ‘Made in America’ stone will be on display at JCK Las Vegas as part of a collaboration between jewellery designers, The Inspired Collection, and master diamond cutters, Embee Diamonds of Prince Albert, Sask.
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.
Sin City is set to become the centre of the jewellery universe when JCK Las Vegas opens its doors in three weeks. To help get you excited about attending, JCK Events has released its top five reasons why JCK Las Vegas is a must-attend event this year.
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.
Armenia will welcome the industry when it gathers for CIBJO’s 2016 annual Congress. Held at Meridian Expo Centre in Yerevan, the gathering runs from Oct. 26 to 28, with pre-congress meetings scheduled for Oct. 24 and 25.
Welcome to Las Vegas, land of neon lights, Lady Luck, and for the next week, home to the jewellery industry, as it gathers for JCK Las Vegas and Couture.
As the main buying events for North American retailers, the shows are packed with thousands of new lines.