LAS VEGAS — A slew of new colors and shapes sparkled at the Couture and JCK jewelry shows here as retailers were in a more confident mood from the recovering economy.
At Fred Leighton and Kwiat, chief executive officer Greg Kwiat characterized the business as upbeat. “Buyers have been [somewhat positive] for the last few years, but people are now really responding to the reality that business is moving forward. Each year, we look back and think, ‘We did all right’ but yet it’s as if we can’t believe it,” said Kwiat.
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