Cannes 2023 Preview: Newmark Retail secures 25+ new TR locations for DPT Antwerp jewelry 

Newmark Retail’s London-based strategic travel retail team has secured over 25 new listings on cruise ships, airlines and in airports on behalf of Belgian-based contemporary jewelry brand, DPT Antwerp, previously known as Diamanti Per Tutti, to expand its travel retail presence.    Founded in 2013, DPT Antwerp has 15 standalone boutiques in Antwerp (Belgium), Lille […]

Little Switzerland’s ethically-sourced lab-grown Engrace Diamonds shine on land and sea

One on One with Hal Tayler, CEO of Little Switzerland With about one-seventh of the environmental impact and produced with 85 percent less water* compared to traditional diamond mining, Engrace Diamonds by Little Switzerland creates sustainable, ethically-sourced genuine diamond rings, bracelets, earrings and pendants. Starting this September, curated collections of the lab-grown diamonds premiered onboard […]

Rebecca Jewelry announces agency agreement for American market with IFE Luxe Group

Rebecca Jewelry has announced a new agency agreement for the distribution of its jewelry in the USA, Bermuda, Caribbean, and Canada through Dario Pastorelli’s IFE Lux Group. Rebecca is a top-of-the-range brand of jewelry produced entirely by Industrie Testi Spa in the headquarters in Florence, Italy. The company was founded in 2000 by Alessandro Testi, […]

Sparks of Love inspire Swarovski’s SS20 Valentine’s Day Collection

Swarovski’s innovative Valentine’s Day Collection reimagines traditional symbols of love into of-the-moment designs. The iconic and eternal motifs of the infinity symbol and the shimmering heart are given a contemporary twist in a campaign that celebrates the #InfiniteSpark in a message inspired by the “sparks of energy that ignite a journey of infinite love.” Swarovski’s […]

Little Switzerland expands with new Breitling, TAG Heuer and Patek Philippe openings as islands recover from hurricanes

  Little Switzerland, one of the most important luxury retailers in the Caribbean, is expanding its footprint in the region with several new branded boutiques for Breitling and TAG Heuer, as well as a Patek Philippe Showroom in St. Thomas. As the largest authorized retailer of luxury timepieces in the Caribbean, the company recently opened […]

CiR Report: Watches and Jewelry shine bright as opportunity to trading up shoppers

Duty free and travel retail analyst Counter Intelligence Retail’s latest category research indicates that more than half of shoppers in the Watches & Jewelry category are purchasing more expensive items than at home, and that gifting is a key driver, but under-exploited by retailers. The study – The Watches & Jewelry Shopper Review 2018 –surveyed the […]

Misaki celebrates 30th anniversary with new push in the Americas with IBBI

Misaki Monaco has announced its agreement with Travel Retail specialist and key player in the Americas, International Brand Builders (IBBI) to represent the brand in the Americas region. This strategic partnership comes simultaneously with the 30th anniversary of the brand and will aim at developing the brand in Americas travel retail. After revealing its new […]