It is important that goldsmiths and jewelers are aware of the origins of the materials used to make their creations. It is not a news, on the contrary, that our planet is often still under attack from invasive human activities and from the excessive exploitation of natural resources; problems that will take generations to resolve […]


The #SAFEBUSINESS is the name of the project launched by the IEG Italian Exhibition Group to trade fairs in Italy in complete safety, in full compliance with health rules and protocols, protecting the health of companies and visitors. the project, thanks to a work table which has seen the coordination of the exhibition and catering […]


Palakiss announces that the 2020 Spring edition, which should have taken place from 8th to 11th May, has been canceled due to the consequences of the Covid-19 pandemic that led to the cancellation and shifting the dates of key international trade fair events for the gold and silver field, with heavy consequences in Italy and […]

Riacetech and wax, discovering Riacewax injectors

The Riacetech world opened its doors to another sector, wax, and to the Riacewax injectors discovery. This activity has allowed Riacetech to be the only manufacturer in this field to cover the entire process, from the machine to the final product. Using a newly invented formula, specially conceived by experts and tested in their laboratories, […]

Gold retailers, the new survey by Federpreziosi

Federpreziosi Confcommercio has carried out a second survey, proposing an online anonymous questionnaire with the aim of collecting more information on how gold retailers are dealing with the COVID-19 emergency. The results concern primarily retail businesses – 85% of the 500 interviewees. With regard to the 425 retailers’ type of company, 47% are individual firms, […]

New markets: Uzbekistan, the future is golden

The gold market is in constant evolution. Together with the major trade hubs, such as the United States, Europe and China, other important markets are playing an increasingly important role in world trade, like the United Arab Emirates, India, Japan, Singapore, Thailand and Hong Kong. These markets play an important role at several levels, both […]

65th Bangkok Gems & Jewelry Fair ended

As the 65th Bangkok Gems and Jewelry Fair (BGJF) wrapped up last week, Thailand’s Department of International Trade Promotion (DITP) wishes to convey sincere appreciation to all domestic and international key players, for their continued support and confidence in the show in the wake of the Covid-19 virus outbreak. The 65th BGJF featured 994 exhibitor […]

Coronavirus, the requests from goldsmith operators

The gold business has been put to the test in the latest weeks. The Covid-19 health emergency has changed the national and international scenario. Federpreziosi has carried out a study on 500 gold operators. The aim of such research was to collect useful data to support Confcommercio with regard to institutions. Through an online questionnaire, […]

From fashion shows, fashion jewel trend

The world of fashion suggests the trends for precious accessories, paying special attention to the evolution of the market and to the constant changes of consumers. A recent study, carried out by the English company WSGM, has shown that the Z generation (those born between 1995 and 2010 who this year will be 40% of […]

Green Jewellery – Fairmined raw materials and supply chain traceability

The increasing global care for sustainability in the fashion and jewelry industry represents a growing concern both among consumers and producers from all over the world. The new generations are particularly paying attention to the origin of the precious materials used to produce accessories and jewelry. The ethical jewelry trend pays special attention to sustainability […]