This segment from the 2017 MJSA Journal November issue is dedicated to metals, tools, software and more that aids jewelers and designers in their quest to create their masterpieces. In this article we talk about Display & Packaging.
Lumina Collection Wooden LED Ring Box
The newest addition to the Lumina Collection, this wooden LED ring box features a high powered LED light that is perfectly positioned to illuminate the jewelry within the box. Offered with a piano finish mahogany exterior, the box is available with a black or white suede interior and with a ring slot or clip option. The light is powered by three LR44 batteries. Contact: A&A Jewelry Supply, 319 W. 6th St., Los Angeles, CA 90014; 1-213-627-8004; fax 627-1653; e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org; aajewelry.com.
TT380 Thermal Transfer Computer Tags
The TT380 thermal transfer computer tags feature a thin, adhesive-free narrow tail, making it easy to tag small, hard-to-price jewelry. Constructed using Poly-Lam material to make them strong and durable, the tags can withstand ultrasonic cleaning; text and bar code will not rub off. The tags are available in gold, silver, white, yellow, blue, green, pink, and orange. Custom colors are offered with smaller minimum runs. Contact: Arch Crown Inc., 460 Hillside Ave., Hillside, NJ 07205; 1-800-526-8353; fax 973-731-2228; e-mail email@example.com; archcrown.com.
Corrosion Intercept Anti-Tarnish Foam Pads
Designed for spaces such as showcases, safes, cabinets, and drawers, Intercept Anti-Tarnish Foam Pads have a sponge-like composition, giving them a large surface area for absorbing and neutralizing the harmful gases that cause tarnish and corrosion. Nontoxic and safe for use with all metals and gems, the foam pads will change color once the functionality of the pad is depleted. Contact: Intercept Silver & Jewelry Ca re Co. LLC , 10 County Line Road, Unit 25, Branchburg, NJ 08876; 1-908-526- 0088; fax 526-0007; e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org; interceptjewelrycare.com.
Gel-Coated Gem Boxes
Ideal for displaying and packaging faceted gemstones for full visibility, these gem boxes feature a white or black plastic bottom and a lid made of clear plastic. The lids are coated with a silicon-based gel that immobilizes stones, allowing the flat table of faceted stones to adhere securely to the gel without causing harm or leaving residue on the stone. Boxes are designed to stack vertically for easy storage and to fit perfectly into full-size trays. Contact: Rio Grande, 7500 Bluewater Road NW, Albuquerque, NM 87121; 1-800-545-6566; fax 800-965-2329; e-mail email@example.com; riogrande.com.
Quilted Designer Tote Bags
Available in black, red, or nude, these tote bags are constructed from thick paper and feature a quilted pattern. Available in three sizes, they can be customized with a company logo with a 400-piece minimum order. Contact: A&A JEWELRY SUPPLY, 319 W. 6th St., Los Angeles, CA 90014; 1-213-627-8004; fax 627-1653; e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org; aajewelry.com.
Cardboard Reveal Boxes
Created to help jewelers present their jewelry in style, these two-piece cardboard reveal boxes are available in a range of sizes, shapes, and colors. Ribbons, pads, and boxes can be personalized with a company logo and color scheme. In addition, pads can be customized with multiple hole/slit locations to accommodate different product lines. Contact: NUMACO PACKAGING LLC, 82 Boyd Ave., East Providence, RI 02914; 1-800-346-7437; e-mail email@example.com; numaco.com.