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INTERACTIVE TRAINING A HIT WITH RETAILERS

High diamond and precious metal prices continue to drive the demand for valuations and retailers are keen that all their staff recognise all the opportunities to sell. The interactive training programme produced by SafeGuard, as a training tool has been very well received and customised versions created for some of SafeGuard’s bigger customers. For more information please emailsafeguard@theassayoffice.co.uk or call 0871 871 6020.

By admin | Oct 31st, 2012
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MEET THE EXPERTS - WHAT CAN WE DO ABOUT TARNISHING BY DIPPAL MANCHANDA

Tarnishing can be a big problem for precious metal alloys, particularly sterling silver and low carat golds. Dippal Manchanda MSc CSci CChem FRSC, technical director of the Birmingham Assay Office, explains the problem and offers some solutions. Many jewellers have sought advice about tarnishing from the Birmingham Assay Office – a problem which soon alters the colour, brightness and appearance of the jewellery, eventually rendering it unwearable. In response, the Laboratory team has car…

By admin | Oct 31st, 2012
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GROWING DEMAND FOR LASER MARKING

The Birmingham Assay Office is continuing to see a growing demand for its laser marking expertise. The application by laser technology of hallmarks, corporate logos, personalised messages and sequential numbers, gives a unique or personalised touch to any gift. For more information about the laser marking services available from The Birmingham Assay Office, please see the enclosed leaflet with your copy of The Anchor or call the laser marking team who are on hand to provide help and ad…

By admin | Oct 30th, 2012
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BIRMINGHAM ITS PEOPLE, ITS HISTORY

Immerse yourself in over 500 years of life, passion, strife and achievement. In the iconic new 'Birmingham, its people, its history' galleries visitors can explore the city's global heritage from medieval times and the industrial revolution, through to the World Wars - to the technology-led life of the 21st century. These are not just galleries - they are an experience which brings the city into sharp focus and reflects how the people of Birmingham and its industries have shaped not only …

By admin | Oct 29th, 2012
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