The British Jewellers’ Association is the national trade association which promotes and protects the growth and prosperity of UK jewellery and silverware suppliers.
With over 1,000 member companies, BJA represents manufacturers, bullion suppliers, casting houses, diamond and gem dealers, designer jewellers, silversmiths, craftsmen and women, equipment suppliers, wholesalers, galleries, internet retailers and traders. Formed in 1887, the BJA has given strong leadership for the industry for over 125 years.
“The SME Awards recognises excellence from right across the business landscape from social media and sales growth to customer experience and export, highlighting the innovative and imaginative business models and working practices.
Making the SME Awards shortlist is a mark of originality, personality, excellence, professionalism and trust. These are companies that stand out from the crowd as ambitious, tenacious business entities that want to make their mark on the world.”
LDE is an active member of the FSB. The FSB is a powerful voice in government and their mission is to help smaller businesses achieve their ambitions.
Established over 40 years ago to help their members succeed in business, the FSB is a non-profit making and non-party political organisation that’s led by it’s members, for it’s members.
We have the unique “LDE” hall mark with the London Assay Office.
Founded to regulate the craft or trade of the goldsmith, the Goldsmiths’ Company has been responsible since 1300 for testing the quality of gold, silver, from 1975, platinum, and from 2010, Palladium.
We are are members of the NAJ and we support them in their pivotal role within the gem and jewellery trade. The NAJ lead, serve and represent the jewellery industry by promoting, protecting and providing for its members through offices in London and Birmingham, supported by both a strong internet presence and social media.