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September 15, 2022

Supplier Spotlight: Jorge Adeler

Jorge Adeler, along with his wife, Graciela, and his two daughters, Valentina and Wendy, moved from Argentina to the United States in 1973. With a passion for colored gemstones, honed by his background and travels through South America, Jorge and Graciela opened Adeler Jewelers in 1975. Through the years, he has developed a reputation for creative and exquisite design showcasing unique stones, exotic pearls and ancient coins in one-of-a-kind pieces. With this growing reputation, they decided to launch their wholesale collection. Careful partnerships were made with retailers who share their love of unique and exquisite one-of-a-kind pieces that showcase the

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7 Practical Tips for Preventing Smash-and-Grab Robberies

Smash-and-grab jewelry store robberies are increasing in frequency and severity in the U.S. and Canada. These are often high-profile, brazen attacks that happen quickly and result in high-dollar losses. If you’ve ever seen surveillance footage of one, it almost appears as though nothing could have been done to stop it—but that’s not always the case. After casing a variety of jewelry businesses, criminals know a soft target when they see one. Follow these seven tips for preventing smash-and-grab robberies to avoid making your business a hard target and discourage criminals from attempting it at your location. How to Prevent Smash-and-Grab Robberies

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Focus on Your Future at Conclave

Why is Conclave so popular within the AGS community? One reason (of many) is that for three enriching days, you can focus on continuing your education and building relationships. From thought-provoking keynotes and sessions to networking and events that give you the opportunity to ask questions, share ideas, and meet some amazing people! Join us May 1–3, 2023 in Louisville, KY. Thanks to the generous support of GIA, you can save $200 on your Conclave registration now through January 31, 2023. Let’s Do This! Stay Where the Action is: Book Your Hotel Conclave Headquarters is the Omni Louisville Hotel. As

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