One of the most popular events in the jewelry industry is the JA New York trade show. Merchants attending the show are exposed to the hottest seasonal trends, and plenty of shopping opportunities. JA New York has been in the business of unifying the jewelry industry for well over 100 years. The event presents the members of the jewelry industry with an array of vendors and retailers across a spectrum of jewelry market categories. JA New York Attracts New Rising Stars At JA New York there’s an excellent balance of the affordable and high-end pieces, and of new rising stars in the industry and those who have proven to be longstanding merchants in the jewelry market. For three whole days attendees can enjoy browsing, shopping, comparing, and treasuring hunting as they examine the wares form over 700 of the leading brands, suppliers, and designers in the jewelry industry. Some of the big retailers displaying products at the JA New York trade show include the likes of Lido Jewelers, Macys, Bloomingdales, Cartier, COACH, and others. Events At JA New York There’s an entire line up of special events throughout the three-day trade show. On July 26, there’ll be speakers who discuss the ethics in relation to mined verses lab grown gems, diamond-grading reports, and how to maximize profits from precious metal recovery. Additional talks during the trade show include profitability in the jewelry business, identifying jewelry fashion trends to increase revenue, and the secrets of selling color, among other talks. Registration Information The JA New York trade show is not open to the public. Entrance into the show is determined based on an application submission and approval from the show management. For those who want to attend, it is necessary that you have proof that you purchase jewelry or jewelry supplies. You can apply for entry as an individual representing a company or as the company itself. Javits Convention Center, 655 West 34th Street, New York, NY from July 26-28. The JA New York trade show is slated for Sunday, July 26, from 10 AM to 6 PM, and on Monday July 27, for the same hours. The final day of the trade show is Tuesday, July 28, from 10 AM to 4 PM.