Jewelers bank on promising engagement season

...Asia-Pacific region, which generated 21 percent of sales last year.Signet Jewelers operates the U.S. mall-based chains Kay Jewelers and Jared. The company's latest quarterly results showed net income fell 2 percent due to a 2012 acquisition. But...

Robber grabs priciest ring from Kay Jewelers store

...investigation and had few details.But according to a Richmond County Sheriff's Office report, the man asked a clerk at Kay Jewelers to show him the "most expensive ring in the store." When the clerk placed it on the counter, the man snatched the...

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26 pairs of earrings stolen from Kay Jewelers in Augusta

...An employee told deputies that between 5 and 9 p.m. Jan. 16, the earrings were taken from an unsecured case at Kay Jewelers, 3450 Wrightsboro Road, according to a Richmond County sheriff's report.The employee said there were no cameras...

Thief steals $10,000 ring from mall jewelry store

...Augusta Mall jewelry store on Tuesday.According to a Richmond County Sheriff's report, the man asked a clerk at Kay Jewelers to show him the "most expensive ring in the store."When the clerk placed it on the counter the man snatched the...

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Suspect caught in Aiken jewelry robbery

...Safety, investigators acted on a tip and were able to identify Travis Glanton as the suspect in the armed robbery of Kay Jewelers on Wednesday.Officers with Aiken Public Safety and deputies from the Aiken County Sheriff's Office were able to...

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Across the area

...arrested and charged with robbery by sudden snatching and obstruction of a law enforcement officer. Mr. Whaley went into Kay Jewelers in the Augusta Mall at about 2 p.m., said Richmond County sheriff's Investigator Richard Roundtree, and asked...

On the move

...Charles H. Robinson III has joined Super Saver Coupons as an account executive. He was previously employed by Kay Jewelers. His responsibilities include handling existing small-business clients and establishing new clients for the direct...

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Investigators think gold buyers are getting stolen goods

...Local officers said it appears gold prices could be driving the crimes.In all cases, a man dressed in a suit enters a Kay Jewelers store and asks for the $3,000 chain by name or asks for the most expensive chain in the store. Once it's in his...

Businessman wasn't hindered by his very humble beginnings

...1969, Mr. Jones supported himself by working a variety of odd jobs; everything from mixing mortar to managing the Kay Jewelers store at Regency Mall, which is where he met his wife, Eljenette, a nurse. An old high school buddy, Thomas Kelly...

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Across the area

...about three years. Those arrested included Troy Anthony Sherrell, 40, a suspect in the May 10, 2002, robbery of Kay Jewelers in Edgewood Square. Mr. Sherrell was indicted with five others in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District...

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