Since we did our first Big Survey in 2007, probably no part of the business has changed as much as...
56. What do you feel is the best use of your time? 57. What actually takes up most of your time? 58. If you had to...
Brands, businesses, categories and employees are ultimately judged by how they perform. Here we look at some of these areas to see who and what is...
The 2022 Big Survey was launched in mid-August and ran for about six weeks. During that time, more than 750 North American jewelers (all owners or...
Buy, sell, earn. Repeat. Of course, with jewelry, each of those steps requires a specialist knowledge. This year we look again at what you stock and...
Always our favorite part of the survey, where we get to learn a little more about the jewelers behind the numbers.
Jewelers reveal the songs that spark joy
Facebook ranked most effective among social media, direct mail for traditional channels.
Jewelers share truth bombs that resonate with them.
Results of 2022 Big Survey show it’s the mundane stuff that fills work hours.
Romantic, enduring and sentimental (in a clever way), summed up the ads.
From being small and nimble to appreciating the benefits of being part of their community, retailers say they will remain strong.
They're using new tools, finding better locations and increasing prices.
They find yellow gold, mahogany cases and “big hair”.
Permanent jewelry is also a fast-growing trend.
Store owners tell 2022 Big Survey of the actions they are taking to stave off threats
Golden period of growth has vaulted many store owners into top income bracket; top earners are still disproportionately men.
Awkward situations often ensue.
Half still expecting to post revenue growth.
The Big Survey asked what they would say to employees if they left for a year.