Whether you’re a primary-time customer or an everyday fixture at The Jewelry Show, this 11-web page information will assist you to decide which stands should be in your radar at this year’s event in February.
Perfectly poised for spring/ summer time 2013 buying, The Jewelry Present at Birmingham’s NEC is the yr’s earliest opportunity for the trade to find out how the jewellery and watch landscape lies for the yr forward.
Taking place from February three to 7, the event provides retailers with the chance to make amends for the most recent from brands and designers already known to them, whereas additionally scouring the halls for enterprise-boosting new finds.
The Jewellery Present, run by i2i Events, which is a part of the identical firm as Retail Jeweller publisher Emap, is expecting greater than 21,000 guests from more than 70 countries in 2013. For 5 days, two halls turn out to be home to an enormous array of jewelry and watch manufacturers which can be divided into straightforward- to-navigate areas, enabling easy and helpful visitor experiences.
Hall 17 will be residence to the Treasured Jewellery space. Expect exhibitors to vary from loose diamond suppliers
to valuable jewelry producers and suppliers. In the meantime, Hall 18 comprises semi-treasured and silver jewelry, The Design Quarter and Time, a space devoted to the watch sector.
Working tirelessly to build on earlier years and be certain that the expertise meets visitor necessities, The Jewelry Show’s organisers have set the bar high for 2013. “The Jewellery Show continues to construct on its position because the premier shopping for event for the business with new options and effectively-focused content material,” says Julie Driscoll, exhibition director of The Jewelry Present.
Big manufacturers exhibiting will embody the likes of Ti Sento, Pandora, Tresor Paris, Unique Jewelry and Clogau Gold and,
if you're in need of extra proof of the present’s growth, look no further than the favored Design Quarter, which can have doubled in measurement and can welcome for the primary time, amongst others,Alex Monroe, Laura Gravestock, Cupboard Studios and Danila Tarcinale. Additionally, European designers in attendance embrace Eva Schreuder and Anja K Design.
Emma Burgin, gross sales and press manager at Alex Monroe, enthuses: “We're very enthusiastic about exhibiting at The Jewelry Show, as it will likely be a brand new present for us. We're wanting ahead to introducing the Alex Monroe brand to numerous new people. “We hope to succeed in new clients from around the UK, notably from the Midlands and the North, the place we now have fewer stockists.
“Our stand shall be injected with somewhat bit of the countryside, and a hint of the British entrance room – all touches to indicate what Alex Monroe is all about.”
The intensive design talent on present may even be supported by the business’s buying teams. Representing a number of the up-and-coming star designers, The Houlden Group’s Designer of Excellence Award and the Company of Grasp Jewellers’ Best New Collection Award will characteristic on the Catwalk Café, which is once again making an appearance for 2013.
As well as head-turning catwalks displaying off items to buyers and showcasing the most recent trends, in affiliation with Adorn Insight, the Catwalk Café will host a full seminar programme the place retailers can choose up suggestions and recommendation on tips on how to hold their business thriving.
With quality and quantity in abundance at The Jewelry Present 2013, it may be laborious to know where to begin and the best way to get essentially the most out of your go to. That’s why, over the following nine pages, we’ve supplied insight into traits you would possibly wish to look out for, the talent to spot, the seminars to attend: a complete taster of what you can anticipate from the next shopping for event on your calendar.