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MJSA re-elects Chairman, adds five new Directors

MJSA websiteMJSA, the U.S. trade association dedicated to professional excellence in jewelry making and design, is pleased to announce that Steven A. Cipolla was recently re-elected to a one-year term as chair of the MJSA board of directors. In addition, five new directors have been added to the board.

Alisa® announces new ownership

Marci and Adam Staub to take the helm

Alisa®, best known for its versatile and affordable fine jewelry products in sterling silver, 18K gold and diamonds for 25 years, will be under new ownership effective the beginning of 2020. Industry veterans Marci and Adam Staub will head the company as its new principals.

Eaton Hudson Jewelry Advisors to assist in liquidation of Barneys New York

(CHARLESTON, S.C.) - Luxury retailer Barneys, New York, will conduct a court-ordered bankruptcy liquidation sale in its five flagship locations in New York, Beverly Hills, San Francisco and Boston beginning immediately. The sale was ordered by the bankruptcy court as a result of Barneys Chapter 11 filing earlier this year. A deal by Authentic Brand Group to buy Barneys’ brands and other intellectual property closed on November 1st.

Jewelers Mutual donates $500,000 to three charity organizations

Feeding America®, Kids In Need Foundation and Special Olympics supported based on policyholders’ votes

(NEENAH, Wis.) - In honor of Giving Tuesday, Jewelers Mutual Group announced the culmination of its charitable campaign for 2019, resulting in $500,000 in donations to three deserving organizations. Funds were distributed to Feeding America, the Kids In Need Foundation and Special Olympics. The amounts donated to these organizations were based on votes by the company’s personal jewelry policyholders.

Stuller to turn 50 in 2020

Releases commemorative logo to celebrate Golden Anniversary

(LAFAYETTE, La.) - In 2020, Stuller, Inc. will be celebrating its 50th year as a prime manufacturer and distributor of jewelry and jewelry-related supplies. The privately-owned company was incorporated on November 12, 1970 by Matthew Stuller in Lafayette, Louisiana and is still headquartered there today.