Jewelry and Diamond News


News items related to Jewelry and Diamond as issued by the Send2Press Newswire service on behalf of the noted news source.


Whiteflash Captures 2012 BBB Pinnacle Award

HOUSTON, Texas, May 17, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Whiteflash Inc., specialists in Ideal Diamonds and Fine Bridal Jewelry, announced today that it has been selected the 2012 Pinnacle Award Winner by the Better Business Bureau (BBB) for the retail jewelry category in Houston, Texas. This award recognizes Whiteflash as the top retail jeweler in the fourth largest city in America.

BetterThanDiamond.com Files Patent Re-Exam Request for Charles and Colvard’s U.S. Patent

SEATTLE, Wash. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — BetterThanDiamond, Inc., a privately held U.S. corporation, today announced it has filed a patent re-examination request with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office regarding Charles & Colvard’s (NASDAQ: CTHR) patent for manufacturing ‘Silicon Carbide Gemstones.’ The patent in contention has allowed Charles & Colvard, Ltd. to enjoy a monopoly position and bill itself as the ‘sole manufacturer’ of Silicon Carbide, or Moissanite, gemstones.

iPhone and iPad Application Lets You View 20,000 Loose Diamonds and 1,000 Stunning Rings

NEW YORK, N.Y. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — James Allen’s new iPhone and iPad application enables you to view more than 20,000 actual diamond photos from the convenience of your mobile device. Using the custom-built Virtual Loupe feature, the application lets you inspect every single diamond up close, exactly the way a jeweler does. With a simple touch, you can view any diamond’s laboratory report and compare prices, no matter where you are.

Brian Gavin Diamonds Launches iPhone Application to Enhance Shoppers’ Diamond Engagement Ring, Loose Diamond and Jewelry Shopping Experience

HOUSTON, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Brian Gavin, a fifth generation diamond cutter and expert who literally grew up amongst diamonds and worked in his family’s diamond factory in South Africa, proudly announces the release of a mobile device application (app) that intimately connects mobile users with Brian Gavin Diamonds.