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Jewelex named 2009 RJO Vendor of the Year

The Retail Jewelers Organization (RJO) has named Jewelex their 2009 Vendor of the Year. The prestigious award was presented to Jewelex at RJO's 2009 Fall Buying Show in Covington, Kentucky.

Jewelex, a vertically integrated company with a reputation for innovative designs and a strong ability to execute orders on time, is growing as a leading supplier to independent jewelers. Jewelex prides itself on servicing the individualized needs of its clients on a personal level. Customer service and consistency are the focus of the company.

SJTA announces 2009 - 2010 Officers and Directors

(ATLANTA) - The Southern Jewelry Travelers Association (SJTA) is proud to announce its 2009-2010 Executive Board and Directors elected during the recent August 8-10, 2009 Atlanta Jewelry Show. The Executive Board and Directors, comprised of industry sales representatives and manufacturers, work closely with the SJTA management team to develop and fine-tune programs and strategies designed to strengthen the Atlanta Jewelry Show, as well as other services the association provides to independent jewelers and representatives throughout the Southeast region.

Don Ritchie to receive Excellence in Service Award from 24K Club Southern California

The Jewelers 24 Karat Club of Southern California is pleased to announce their Excellence in Service Award winner is Donald "Don" Ritchie, CEO of Oregon based Harry Ritchie Jewelers. Ritchie will be presented with the Award during the Club's dinner dance gala to be held at the lavish Montage Resort in Beverly Hills, CA on October 17.

Stuller, Inc. names new Executive Vice President of Supply Chain

Prime jewelry manufacturer taps electronics industry veteran for key role

(LAFAYETTE, La.) - Stuller, Inc. announces the addition of George (Danny) Clark, Jr. to its senior executive team as executive vice president of the prime manufacturer's supply chain division. He officially reports to COO Jay Jackson beginning Monday, August 3rd.

Jewelers of America and Jewelry Information Center Announce merger

Members will now receive benefits of both organizations

(NEW YORK) - Jewelers of America (JA), the national trade association for businesses serving the fine jewelry retail marketplace, has announced it is merging with Jewelry Information Center (JIC), the non-profit public relations association serving the fine jewelry and watch industries. Their integration into a unified resource for the jewelry industry is a natural evolution of the two organizations' long-standing relationship.

Cas-Ker Co. appointed exclusive U.S.A. distributor for Sigma Electronic

Mr. Antonio Sarais of Sigma Electronic of Biel/Bienne Switzerland has announced the Cas-Ker Company of Cincinnati, Ohio, has been appointed as its exclusive distributor in the United States. Sigma, founded in 1978, develops and manufactures testing instruments for the international watch industry.