Gem Star and Jewelmark Launch Enchanted Disney© Fine Jewellery in Canada

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Jewelmark, a division of Jay Gems in New York, has announced that it has entered the Canadian market. A diamond jewellery manufacturer, with a factory and diamond sourcing office in India, Jewelmark has recently launched Enchanted Disney© Fine Jewelry. This extraordinary collection is inspired by Disney’s princesses and celebrates a woman’s beauty, elegance, independence and […]

Jewellery By Varouj Receives Best Of Village 2016 Award By Village Post Magazine

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Toronto, Ontario- Canadian Jewellers Association (CJA) would like to formally congratulate retail member, Varouj Tabakian from Jewellery by Varouj on yet another achievement to add to their roster of awards. Located in the heart of Forest Hill, Jewellery by Varouj is considered one of the finest, and most exciting finds. The official selection was announced […]

First-ever certification program for jewellery retailers introduced by Retail Council of Canada and the Canadian Jewellers Association

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TORONTO, Oct. 6, 2016 /CNW/ – Retail Council of Canada (RCC) and the Canadian Jewellers Association (CJA) announce the first-ever retail certification program for jewellery store managers and personnel – the Certified Jewellery Retail Professional Program (CJRP). CJRP is the first-of-its-kind program that covers matters of critical knowledge and skills that are unique to the jewellery […]

CJA Launches New Member Benefit to Help You Save Costs and Time in Your Shipping Requirements

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Toronto, Ontario – Canadian Jewellers Association (CJA), the national trade association for businesses serving the fine jewellery and watch marketplace, has introduced CJA-Shipping, in partnership with DLVRD Logistics Inc, as the newest membership benefit for all our retail and supply members. CJA members will receive an exclusive discount on this new online platform designed to […]

Flexiti Financial Selected as Official Credit Partner for the Canadian Jewellers Association

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Toronto ON: Flexiti Financial (“Flexiti”), a Canadian fintech offering mobile Point-of-Sale (POS) consumer financing, is pleased to announce that it has entered into an agreement with the Canadian Jewellers Association (CJA) to provide a white label credit card program for consumers to make purchases more quickly and easily through the CJA’s 1000+ members. The partnership […]

World Diamond Council Issues Statement in Response to Amnesty International Report

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October 7, 2015— The World Diamond Council (WDC) has issued a statement in response to the recently published report by Amnesty International focusing on the global diamond supply chain and the Central African Republic. In its statement, the WDC urges Amnesty International to engage with the Kimberley Process (KP) and work together with the KP […]

GIA to Open Diamond Synthesis Center

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(August 31, 15 by David Brummer; IDEX Online News) Speaking at the International Diamond Week in Ramat Gan, Tom Moses, GIA executive vice president, announced that the lab is planning to open a diamond synthesis facility in New Jersey. The facility, which the lab hopes will be operational by January,  is planned as a research laboratory where GIA […]

Corona Jewellery mourns the loss of Mr. Albert Minister

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June 4, 2015 It is with great sadness that Corona announces that Albert Minister, founder of Corona Jewellery Ltd. passed away peacefully on Tuesday, June 2, 2015 at the age of 87, surrounded by his loving family. “Albert Minister never stopped working or striving to make Corona the company you see today,” says his son, […]

Education Day: 23 March, 2015

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The Canadian Jewellers Association is looking forward to hosting our first Education Day in March. As we move into the future, we can see that a big focus for our industry is becoming more educated and engaged in the processes that affect our business. To help support our industry and our members, we look forward […]

Jewelers Mutual Insurance Expands Personal Jewellery Coverage

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Jewelers Mutual is proud to announce expanded coverage for our personal jewellery insurance policy beginning January 1, 2015, both for new and existing policyholders.  In addition to Jewelers Mutual’s worldwide protection against loss, theft, damage and mysterious disappearance, the broadened coverage includes additional preventive repair work to complement what retail warranties and services plans may […]