Sixth time around for Boodles at ADTF

Sixth time around for Boodles at ADTF

Jody Wainwright, Director at luxury jeweller Boodles, is a regular visitor to the Antwerp Diamond Trade Fair (ADTF), where he buys diamonds for the magnificent one-off jewels sold by the retailer at several prime locations. Jody, who has travelled all over the world to find the best gemstones, is typically looking for D-G VS+ clarity stones or fancy colours. He believes only the best diamonds will do. Boodles has nine shops in premier locations in the UK and Ireland, including Bond Street, Sloane Street and Harrods in London. Jody speaks to ADTF about his latest experiences visiting the fair. Jody, you visited the Antwerp Diamond Trade Fair in January 2014. What were you […]

Jazzing it up in the diamond industry

Jazzing it up in the diamond industry

Welcoming the delegates and participants in the 36th World Diamond Congress to the dinner party on June 16th in the trading hall of the Antwerp Diamond Bourse (Beurs voor Diamanthandel), Bourse President Marcel Pruwer gave a short but highly insightful presentation that we wish to share with the IDMA members.  Entitled “Jazzing up the Diamond Industry,” Pruwer said that the ” challenge at this Congress is to continue to find new ideas to leverage the intellectual entrepreneurial and logistics resources we all have, together with our allies and stakeholders to create innovative solutions.” “Welcome to the Antwerp Diamond Bourse! The Antwerp Diamond Bourse is delighted to host you here in […]