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One to one marketing

One to One Marketing Magic

by Ellen Fruchtman, President In a local Toledo Advertising Club meeting years ago, I listened to an interesting talk by two individuals: Don Peppers and Martha Rogers, Ph.D. Martha Rogers was somewhat of a local celebrity teaching marketing at Bowling Green State University. Don Peppers was her business partner, previously known as a well- respected new business...

No fat ads

Time to Put Your Advertising on a Diet

by Shane O’Neill, Vice President I hate fat ads. That’s right, I said it. Maybe it’s just me, but I hate them. You see them everywhere and they just take up space. Heck, I rarely even notice them… they all look the same. Could you fit any more junk into that space? I’m pretty sure your fonts...

The Co-Op Conundrum

The Co-Op Conundrum

by Angie Ash, Executive Vice President As a fine jewelry retailer, you may have invested some significant dollars in high-performing brands. Those brands may have also demanded some high-dollar buy-ins, so it’s important to utilize the benefits these brands offer. Co-op can be a conundrum, though, and if you’re anything like me, you prefer the wine blend...

3 Tips for preventing a website access nightmare

3 Steps to Prevent a Website Access Nightmare

by Charles Pobee-Mensah, Director of Digital Marketing We see it all the time. A new jeweler is ready and excited to get started with us. They can’t wait to see how the new ad campaigns and website changes will affect their business. Then the jeweler realizes that nothing can get started. They don’t have the right access...

Wow

In the Beginning

by Ellen Fruchtman, CEO It was around 1997 or 1998. I don’t remember the exact year, but I remember the feeling. It was my first JCK Show. I didn’t have a booth. I knew nothing about this show. I didn’t understand nor could nearly comprehend the enormity.  Kate Peterson, who I believe started her company not long...

Game of Rings

Opportunity Marketing

by Shane O'Neill, Vice President Our motto is “It Starts with a Plan”. That’s sound advice, as knowing what your business objectives are and how to address them from a marketing perspective is key to success. However, it’s also a good idea to plan for the unplanned. I'm calling it opportunity marketing, which is to say unplanned...

Jelly Bean Necklace

The Jellybean Necklace

by Angie Ash, Executive Vice President I received my very first piece of jewelry when I was five years old, on my birthday. It was a necklace featuring three small plastic jellybeans in red, orange and yellow on a “gold” chain. In a photo taken that day at dinner, I’m wearing my Winnie the Pooh dress (favorite...

Why we buy.

By Ellen Fruchtman, President How do you attract new customers to your store? A new research study conducted by Criteo, an advertising platform for the open internet, called Why We Buy – Consumer Behavior & Loyalty in the Age of Infinite Options included some interesting content. Some of the findings are common sense. Others might surprise you....

Facebook Advertising vs. Google Ads

In today's segment, we are fielding questions jewelers have about marketing. The question is, "What platform do prefer more, Google or Facebook?" The short answer is that they both serve two different types of consumers; those in-market and those who might not be. As with any marketing, it starts with a plan.   [embed]https://youtu.be/hBVbN5hVmuM[/embed]...