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Dangler Studios creates mobile enabled ads for retailers

(SARASOTA, Fla.) - Sarasota, Florida-based diamond jewelry manufacturer Dangler Studios introduced their new marketing platform for mobile enabled advertisements created individually for its retailer distributors at the Smart Jewelry Show. Through the use of cutting-edge TAPP technology (Transmission Activated by Permission Protocol), retailer specific QR (Quick Response) codes are placed in ad slicks, point-of-sale counter cards or other print media.

Southern Gates® expands to include silver and gold combinations

(CHARLESTON, S.C.) - The Cargo Hold, Inc. is excited to announce it is expanding its Southern Gates® collection to include 10 styles in sterling silver and 14k gold. This is a significant addition to the 150 piece silver collection. It allows for a higher price point option. These new styles were successfully tested at the SJTA March Atlanta Jewelry Show. The new products’ performance at the Show is an indication of how popular they will be this fall.

Roseco introduces new Margarita semi-mount basket drop

(DALLAS) - Roseco is pleased to announce they are now offering a new line of versatile semi-mount basket drops as an addition to the popular Margarita line. Following the Margarita’s signature style, each drop features a 3-prong round setting with a ring of 15 brilliant micro-pavé set diamonds along with one loop. They are available in 14 karat white with eight center stone sizes, ranging from 3.25mm to 6.5mm.

Abbott & Shapiro’s MAXITURN™ System takes guesswork out of purchasing, improves efficiency

(SHELTON, Conn.) - Independent jewelers have an awesome new weapon that will make them more competitive and profitable by combining small-business flexibility and market savvy with the power of sophisticated quick response technology like that used by large chains and department stores.

Developed by jewelry industry retail automation technology leader Abbott & Shapiro, LLC, MAXITURN™ is a sophisticated system that uses the data collected by the company’s EDGE point of sale system to enable stores to buy product more quickly, accurately and effectively than ever before, from an electronic network that includes many of the industry’s leading manufacturers.

Stuller, Inc. launches Kera™ bead marketing support system

(LAFAYETTE, La.) - Stuller is excited to announce the launch of its new Kera™ marketing support system. Kera, the prime manufacturer’s branded bead collection, initially launched in November 2009.

“Kera gives jewelers the opportunity to actively participate in helping their customers create lasting memories,” says Elizabeth Brehmer, vice president of findings. “And we’ve designed this interactive, at-the-counter selling system to help retail jewelers sell Kera confidently while generating additional foot traffic in their stores. Jewelers can take advantage of our no minimum purchase requirements, next-day replenishing opportunities and universally compatible bracelets and necklaces.”

UPMR unveils Sterlium® sterling silver casting grain

United Precious Metals Refining (UPMR) is pleased to introduce Sterlium®, their latest Germanium-based sterling silver casting grain.

Sterlium® is a patented formulation specifically created, based on the demands of the silver jewelry industry for premium tarnish resistance and a snow-white color.   This casting grain is formulated with the element Germanium and other additives, to provide excellent metal fluidity, greater surface hardness for luster and high metal re-usability.  The “spring effect” provided by this metal helps in securing gemstones firmly in place and the whiteness of the metal enhances the brightness of the gemstone.

C&A Diamonds introduces the JewelPadTouch™

C&A Diamonds International, a subsidiary of Shrenuj, a DTC Sightholder has announced the premiere of the JewelPadTouch™ “The Future of Customer Service,” concept incorporated into the new iPad. C&A will unveil this exciting new technological breakthrough at the 2010 Las Vegas show. Simon Golub and Sons is the other Shrenuj subsidiary.