ePRISM: July 21, 2021

AGTA ePrism 07/21/21
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AGTA Member Benefit: How To Buy Like A Boss
Instore Mag
AGTA Members can register for this paid event for FREE using code AGTAVIP. This one-day event, hosted and curated by INSTORE's editorial team, will include four sessions filled to the brim with advice, tips and tricks for improving your buying and merchandising. MORE

Prosperity Earth

Tune in for an Instagram Live Interview with AGTA exhibitor MVI Marketing, LLC DBA FURA Marketing Council
Learn about MVI Marketing, LLC DBA FURA Marketing Council and all they have to offer at the AGTA GemFair ™ Las Vegas in booth 428! MORE

2021 Instore Design Awards - Winners Announced
Instore Mag
Congratulations to AGTA members, Jarilyn Jewelry, Kimberly Collins Colored Gems, Stuller, Inc., Brenda Smith Jewelry, Dallas Prince Designs, and Gumuchian, Ltd.! MORE

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Gem 2000

Retailer Hall of Fame 2021: Dan and Hope Wixon
National Jeweler
Congratulations to AGTA members, Dan and Hope Wixon of Wixon Jewelers, for entering this year's Retailer Hall of Fame! MORE

High-Jewelled Triumphs: Part 2
World Tempus
It is no secret that high-jewelled timepieces are among the most luxurious and indulgent form of watchmaking art. MORE

June Retail Sales Rise, Spending Shifts to Services
National Jeweler
The economy is seeing an "impressive recovery," said National Retail Federation Chief Economist Jack Kleinhenz. MORE

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FMC Gems

The Plumb Club's Study Reveals Some Positive Impact of Pandemic on Jewelry Industry
Plumb Club
The comprehensive study showcases quantitative consumer data across a variety of topics. MORE

The Legendary Flame of Ruby
GIA - AGTA Member
Ruby is the July birthstone - and it's one of the most coveted of gems. The name is derived from the Latin word ruber, meaning "red" - the color of love and passion. MORE

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AGTA Las Vegas

Podcast: So What's So Special About Trade Shows?
Instore Mag
As Doug says, it's not about just going to buy. It’s about going to learn and meet people as well. "I pray for those divine appointments and connections," he says. MORE

1 in 3 Consumers Use Social Media to Discover New Products and Brands
Business 2 Community
If you aren't investing in social media for your brand, you risk getting left behind. MORE







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