Watch and jewelry sales were finally back in the black in April, but overall, market growth in the US retail jewelry sector remained subdued, compared to the sales results of the same month in 2018. Year-over-year, total jewelry and watch sales grew 1.5 percent in April. Please note that the US government publishes sales data of jewelry two months “after the fact.” 

Interesting enough, while total US retail sales dipped an unexpected 0.2 percent in April, watches and jewelry sales fulfilled their promise and began clawing out of the long decline in sales.and jewelry sales were finally back in the black in April, but overall, market growth in the US retail jewelry sector remained subdued, compared to the sales results of the same month in 2018.

Read more about the turnaround on the IDEX website  HERE  (http://idexonline.com/FullArticle?Id=44987)

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