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Bamboopink: The Latest Direct Sales Jewelry Model

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Irvine, CA—Hoping to capitalize on a growing direct sales market, a trio of Southern California entrepreneurs is premiering bamboopink by JudeFrances. Jude Steele and Frances Gadbois, founders of JudeFrances fine jewelry, partnered with real estate entrepreneur and wardrobe consultant, Debbie Millar, on a new direct jewelry sales model that plans …

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A Generation Gap?

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While accessories benefitted from a return to discretionary spending, Marshal Cohen of The NPD Group, Inc. cautions that future growth requires marketing to an entirely new consumer. Jeff Prine dissects the numbers You could almost hear a gasp of relief as fourth quarter sales tallies came in from the U.S. …