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How the industry could benefit from a 'Made in Britain' mark

Michael Rawlinson, Chief Executive of the National Association of Jewellers (NAJ) discusses how the jewellery industry could benefit from a 'Made in Britain' mark. In a recent article by Professional Jeweller, Michael Rawlinson is quoted:  "I have always said that Britain leads the world in design and, in many areas, craft and manufacturing skills too. This is very much the case in jewellery, gold and silver smithing. We have many world renowned jewellers who have a great profile on the w…

By admin | Jun 6th, 2016
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NAJ supports UK jewellery trade with possible launch of a Made in the UK hallmark

The National Association of Jewellers (NAJ) has attracted national media coverage following their bid to support and celebrate the UK jewellery trade with the possible launch of a Made In The UK hallmark.   NAJ Chief Executive, Michael Rawlinson is quoted in the Daily Mail article, saying: “‘It is about promoting British-made manufacturing and design. It will add value to give provenance of the piece. The British name carries kudos in overseas markets.”   The move…

By admin | May 31st, 2016
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Is your neck on the block?

Whether it’s a necklet or necklace, failure to comply with Cadmium regulations could mean it’s your neck on the block… 90% Cadmium found in high street retailer’s necklace – are you compliant?  This month, RAPEX, the EU Rapid Alert System for dangerous non-food products, published a post stating that a well-known and popular multi-national high street retailer had been caught out by a necklace containing up to 90% Cadmium by weight. To put this into perspe…

By admin | May 31st, 2016
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