From Mine to Marriage: How Companies Are Ensuring Responsible Jewelry
Jewelry is personal. It is an expression of love, of joy, a symbol of our most meaningful moments in life. Jewelry touches the lives of millions of people around the world.
While the jewelry industry is associated with many celebratory moments, it is also connected to a complex supply chain filled with concerns about the origin of many materials – such as gold and diamonds.
This hour-long webcast will explore how leading jewelry companies are working with NGOs and governments to improve the transparency and integrity of the jewelry supply chain and benefit the lives of the individuals it touches, from mine to marriage.
Among the things you’ll learn:
- The real issues encountered in ensuring the integrity of the jewelry supply chain.
- How leaders in jewelry industry initially responded to external pressure and are now taking the lead.
- What NGOs and companies are doing to ensure artisanal miners and their families benefit from their natural resources.
About Signet: Signet Jewelers Limited is the world's largest retailer of diamond jewelry. Signet operates approximately 3,600 stores primarily under the name brands of Kay Jewelers, Zales, Jared The Galleria Of Jewelry, H.Samuel, Ernest Jones, Peoples and Piercing Pagoda. The company’s annual sales of approximately $6.4 billion derive from the retailing of jewelry, watches and associated services.