ePRISM: October 20, 2021

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Why Does the Braves' Joc Pederson Wear a Pearl Necklace?
For the Win - USA Today
If you're reading this, you've probably asked the very question above: Joc Pederson, the outfielder for the Atlanta Braves - who are playing in the 2021 NLCS against the Los Angeles Dodgers - has started wearing a pearl necklace during games. MORE

Prosperity Earth

Gem Dealer Dave Bindra on the State of Colored Stones
JCK Online
See AGTA member, B & B Fine Gems, featured in this article for their Vice President's take on the industry today! MORE

Meet the Judges of the 2021 AGTA Spectrum Awards
Instore Mag
"This group of judges is very interesting, because their areas of expertise are extensive, and cross-over quite a bit. You have high-end jewelers with experience in retail, manufacturing, design, bench and lapidary work." MORE

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Gem 2000

Do Consumers Know How Colorful Pearls Really Are?
JCK Online
See AGTA member, Assael, Inc., featured in this article about how colorful cultured Pearls can be! MORE

JFC announces Board of Directors elections
Jewelers for Children (JFC) has completed their annual board of director elections and has added eight new directors and re-elected seven. Alan Zimmer, president and CEO of Reeds Jewelers in Wilmington, NC was elected as chair. He replaces Debra Puzio, founder and creative director of StarLuxe Branding, LLC who completed a two-year term as chair. MORE

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FMC Gems

Everything You Need to Know About Zircon Jewelry
Urban Matter
You've probably heard of zircon before, but you probably don't know much about it. Zircon is the second most common mineral in the world, after feldspar, and it has been mined for use in jewelry since the 4th millennium BC (4 millennia). MORE

Shopping Reminder Day, Thanksgiving, Black Friday and More November Dates to Celebrate and Plan For
Instore Mag
And during empty nesters month, let's not forget a demographic with often full wallets. MORE

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Creative Connecting: To Text, Or Not To Text
National Jeweler
In their latest column, Duvall O'Steen and Jen Cullen Williams make the case for SMS marketing. MORE








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