US jewelry tradeshow JCK closed its doors on a successful 24th edition with visitor numbers to the show up 4% year-on-year. Over 22,000 retail buyers representing over 9,400 stores attended the four day event which took place from May 29 – June 1 at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino in Las Vegas. “The collections featured at this year’s show were some of the best retailers have seen in years,” said Yancy Weinrich, senior vice president of JCK. “I heard over and over how impressed they were with the innovative designs, superior craftsmanship, and saleability of the products shown.”
Buyers from the US, Canada, South America, China, Australia, Europe and the UK, all attended the show which also featured an impressive programme of talks and social events.