June Diamond Trends: Women Shop for Themselves and Major Retailers Take Aim at High-End Consumers

Diamond District keeps diamond traders in tune with our rapidly shifting industry.

This Week’s Top Stories

With consumer confidence at its highest in recent memory, diamond prices remain stable. (Economic Calendar)

Must-read: Where’s the industry heading? Among the most surprising takeaways: As women get married later, they’re buying more diamonds themselves. (De Beers)

What the hell is happening in retail? Seismic changes. (Bloomberg)

Mass market online retailers recently acquired Bonobos and Whole Foods, thus taking aim at the diamond industry’s high-end consumers. (Forbes )

Diamond producers invest more than $50 million annually to promote diamonds. Stay on top of the association’s website to capitalize on these promotions. (Diamond Producers Association)