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Are You Up on Instagram’s New Features?

Adam Mosseri, head of Instagram, popped up on the social platform last week in a post announcing four new features he said...

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So What’s This Web3 Thing?

This Friday at JCK Las Vegas show, keynote speaker Swan Sit will be discussing “web3,” a buzzy digital concept that’s on the lips...

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How to Hire a Website Designer

In 2022, your website is your retail business’ façade, welcome letter, and product-filled shelves all rolled into one beautifully backlit digital product. And...

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Staying Secure During Closing Time—A Checklist

Closing time in any retail store can offer moments of opportunity for criminals. There are often lots of moving parts (and people) during...

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What to Do If You’re Sprayed with Pepper Spray During a Robbery

On April 2, in a jewelry retail store in Phoenix, a sales associate was having trouble processing a credit card transaction for two...

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Explained: Why You Need a UL-Certified Alarm

You wouldn’t drive a car that wasn’t crash-tested or inspected. Now, apply that same logic to your jewelry business: Would you pack a...

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JM Intel Insights VIDEO: What Jewelry Retailers Need to Know About Inflation

There’s a lot in the news right now about inflation. Prices in the U.S. are going up at their fastest rate since the...

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JM Intel Insights: Anti-Money Laundering 101 with JVC’s Tiffany Stevens

How much do you know about anti-money laundering (AML) compliance programs?   AML programs help businesses identify suspicious activity associated with criminal acts...

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10 Costly Security Mistakes Jewelers Make

Last week we wrote about the groups of roving “distraction” thieves hitting U.S. jewelry stores, and how they work to purposely confuse salespeople...

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Distraction Thieves: How to Spot Them, How to Stop Them

Last month in Nashville, Tenn., two women entered a jewelry store and asked to see several pieces of jewelry. After shopping for roughly...