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BIRKS JOINS THE RESPONSIBLE JEWELLERY COUNCIL

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Tuesday, November 29, 2022

MONTREAL, Nov. 29, 2022 /CNW/ - Birks, one of Canada's premier wedding and fine jewellery brands, is proud to announce that they have officially become a member of the Responsible Jewellery Council (RJC).

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  • MONTREAL, Nov. 29, 2022 /CNW/ - Birks, one of Canada's premier wedding and fine jewellery brands, is proud to announce that they have officially become a member of the Responsible Jewellery Council (RJC).
  • Birks' membership demonstrates their dedication to sustainability and the importance of upholding responsible business practices.
  • "As a leader in the Canadian jewellery industry, it is of paramount importance to us to be a part of the Responsible Jewellery Council."
  • Responsible Jewellery Council (RJC) is the leading standards organisation of the global jewellery and watch industry.

LUXURY FASHION HOUSE BALMAIN LAUNCHES FINE JEWELLERY COLLECTION AT MAISON BIRKS

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Wednesday, November 16, 2022

MONTREAL, Nov. 16, 2022 /CNW Telbec/ - Balmain, the luxury fashion house, founded by Pierre Balmain in 1945, has launched a fine jewellery collection designed by Creative Director Olivier Rousteing.

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  • MONTREAL, Nov. 16, 2022 /CNW Telbec/ - Balmain, the luxury fashion house, founded by Pierre Balmain in 1945, has launched a fine jewellery collection designed by Creative Director Olivier Rousteing.
  • Maison Birks will also be the first retailer in Canada to house the collections in-store.
  • Maison Birks, owned by Birks Group Inc.,established in 1879, is a leading Canadian retailer and designer of fine jewellery, timepieces and gifts.
  • Birks Group operates 23 Maison Birks stores across Canada, including flagship locations in Calgary, Montreal, Toronto and Vancouver.

Mitsubishi Motors' All-New eK X EV Wins RJC Car of the Year and RJC Technology of the Year for 2023

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Thursday, November 10, 2022

In addition, the electrification technology of all-electric kei-car used for the eK X EV has won the RJC Technology of the Year for 20232.

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  • In addition, the electrification technology of all-electric kei-car used for the eK X EV has won the RJC Technology of the Year for 20232.
  • Also offered at an affordable price for a wide range of users, the eK X EV provides momentum to the promotion of EVs."
  • In awarding the RJC Technology of the Year, the selection committee commented:
    "Utilizing the electrification technology that Nissan and Mitsubishi Motors have cultivated over the years, the eK X EV has achieved reduction in size and cost.
  • This is the fourth time(3) that Mitsubishi Motors has won the RJC Car of the Year, following the award for 2020 won by the eK wagon and eK X height-wagon kei-cars.

Responsible Jewellery Council appoints new Vice Chair, new board member

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Tuesday, November 1, 2022

LONDON, Nov. 1, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The Responsible Jewellery Council (RJC), the leading standards organisation of the global jewellery and watch industry, announced today that its board of directors had appointed Edward Asscher as its Vice Chairman, and appointed Marianne Zani to its board. Each received unanimous approval by the board at its meeting in London 6 October, the first in-person board meeting since the global pandemic began.

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  • The Responsible Jewellery Council (RJC), the leading standards organisation of the global jewellery and watch industry, announced today that its board of directors had appointed Edward Asscher as its Vice Chairman, and appointed Marianne Zani to its board.
  • Each received unanimous approval by the board at its meeting in London 6 October, the first in-person board meeting since the global pandemic began.
  • LONDON, Nov. 1, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The Responsible Jewellery Council (RJC), the leading standards organisation of the global jewellery and watch industry, announced today that its board of directors had appointed Edward Asscher as its Vice Chairman, and appointed Marianne Zani to its board.
  • Each received unanimous approval by the board at its meeting in London 6 October, the first in-person board meeting since the global pandemic began.

Engineers Hosts National Day for Truth and Reconciliation Webinar for Architects, Engineers, and Contractors

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Thursday, September 22, 2022

Attendees will gain a better understanding of the need for a systems approach to engineering design, and recognize the need for community led design.

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  • Attendees will gain a better understanding of the need for a systems approach to engineering design, and recognize the need for community led design.
  • AME Group and AES Engineering are sponsors of the event, with support by the Canadian Mountain Network and the Conservation through Reconciliation Partnership.
  • Register here https://bit.ly/3BrrDd1
    RJC Engineers: (RJC) is a national, employee owned engineering firm that celebrates creative thinking, prompt service, and technical excellence in the design and maintenance of structures.
  • According to Cowichan oral history, the forefathers of both the Cowichan and Chemainus people (Siyletse and Sttsen respectively) originated from this village.

RJC Engineers Announces a New Governance Structure

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Monday, August 8, 2022

Accomplished executive and management consultant Joette Decore joins RJC as Executive Principal, bringing experience in corporate transformations, strategy and planning, human resources and corporate governance.

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  • Accomplished executive and management consultant Joette Decore joins RJC as Executive Principal, bringing experience in corporate transformations, strategy and planning, human resources and corporate governance.
  • RJC provides structural engineering, structural restoration, building science, parking facility design, structural glass engineering, and building energy modelling services.
  • RJC Engineers (RJC) is a national, employee owned engineering firm that celebrates creative thinking, prompt service, and technical excellence in the design and maintenance of structures.
  • RJC provides structural engineering, structural restoration, building science, parking facility design, structural glass engineering, and building energy modelling services.

QNET's Swiss Luxury Brand Bernhard H. Mayer Unveils New Jewellery Inspired by Nature

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Tuesday, July 26, 2022

HONG KONG, July 26, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The latest pieces from Bernhard H. Mayer, QNET's luxury timepiece and jewellery brand, remain faithful to the heritage and spirit of fine craftsmanship, imparting a touch of extravagance and allure inspired by the charm of the natural world. They encompass the stars, reflect the everchanging seasons, and symbolise the natural beauty and balance of the earth.

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  • QNET's Swiss luxury brand announces new jewellery pieces for its Classics, Elemental and Timeless Tanzanite Collections.
  • HONG KONG, July 26, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The latest pieces from Bernhard H. Mayer , QNET's luxury timepiece and jewellery brand, remain faithful to the heritage and spirit of fine craftsmanship, imparting a touch of extravagance and allure inspired by the charm of the natural world.
  • The new pieces added to the collection channel a creative vision inspired by nature, philosophy, and art.
  • All Bernhard H. Mayer jewellery primarily uses recycled gold sourced from members of the Responsible Jewellery Council (RJC), the leading ethical standard within the jewellery industry.

Signet Jewelers Releases its Fiscal 2022 Corporate Citizenship and Sustainability Report

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Tuesday, June 7, 2022

AKRON, Ohio, June 7, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Signet Jewelers Limited, the world's largest retailer of diamond jewelry, released its Fiscal 2022 Corporate Citizenship and Sustainability Report highlighting progress the company is making towards its 10-year Corporate Sustainability Goals. Signet's holistic focus on its Three Loves—Team Members, People, Planet and Products—includes comprehensive environmental, social and governance (ESG) data leveraging the Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB) standards.

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  • AKRON, Ohio, June 7, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --Today, Signet Jewelers Limited, the world's largest retailer of diamond jewelry, released its Fiscal 2022 Corporate Citizenship and Sustainability Report highlighting progress the company is making towards its 10-year Corporate Sustainability Goals.
  • "I am proud of the strong progress we are consistently making toward our 2030 goals," said Signet Jewelers CEO Virginia C. Drosos.
  • In 2021, Signet announced its 2030 Corporate Sustainability Goals, which deepened the company's commitment to leading as a purpose-driven and sustainability-focused organization.
  • To see Signet's entire 2022 Fiscal Corporate Citizenship and Sustainability Report, click here.

RJC WELCOMES NEW BOARD MEMBERS AT 2022 AGM

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Wednesday, June 1, 2022

LONDON, June 1, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --The Responsible Jewellery Council (RJC), the leading standards organisation for the global jewellery and watch industry, announced new appointments to the Board at the Annual General Meeting (AGM) held today.

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  • LONDON, June 1, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --The Responsible Jewellery Council (RJC), the leading standards organisation for the global jewellery and watch industry, announced new appointments to the Board at the Annual General Meeting (AGM) held today.
  • During the meeting, David A. Bouffard, RJC Chair and Vice President of Corporate Affairs for Signet Jewelers Limited, announced the results of elections to the RJC Board of Directors.
  • Interim RJC Executive Director, John Hall said:"Our members are united by their commitment to strengthen the sustainability of the jewellery and watch industry.
  • For more information on RJC Members, Certification, and Standards please visit www.responsiblejewellery.com and connect with us on LinkedIn , Twitter and Facebook .

RJC WELCOMES NEW BOARD MEMBERS AT 2022 AGM

Retrieved on: 
Wednesday, June 1, 2022

LONDON, June 1, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --The Responsible Jewellery Council (RJC), the leading standards organisation for the global jewellery and watch industry, announced new appointments to the Board at the Annual General Meeting (AGM) held today.

Key Points: 
  • LONDON, June 1, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --The Responsible Jewellery Council (RJC), the leading standards organisation for the global jewellery and watch industry, announced new appointments to the Board at the Annual General Meeting (AGM) held today.
  • During the meeting, David A. Bouffard, RJC Chair and Vice President of Corporate Affairs for Signet Jewelers Limited, announced the results of elections to the RJC Board of Directors.
  • RJC Members commit to and are independently audited against the RJC Code of Practices an international standard on responsible business practices for diamonds, coloured gemstones, silver, gold and platinum group metals.
  • For more information on RJC Members, Certification, and Standards please visit www.responsiblejewellery.com and connect with us on LinkedIn , Twitter and Facebook .