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The Gold Star List

Retailers Who Support the Golden Rules

The retailers listed below have taken a big step towards more more responsible sourcing of gold by declaring their support for the Golden Rules

These Rules represent social, environmental, and human rights criteria for more responsible gold production. By signing on to the rules, these retailers have pledged to pursue and encourage "cleaner" sourcing of gold and other metals.

Some of these jewelers made statements about the importance of more responsible metals sourcing, and the Golden Rules.

Read about the efforts that most of these jewelers are making -- and some are dragging their feet on -- in the jeweler report card in Tarnished Gold: Assessing the Jewelry Industry's Progress on Ethical Sourcing of Metals.

  1. 21Diamonds
  2. Alberto Parada
  3. Alexandra Hart
  4. Amalena Jewelers - Johanna Mejia
  5. American Achievement Corporation
  6. Americus Diamond
  7. April Doubleday
  8. Arlanch
  9. Argos
  10. ArtCarved
  11. Avasarah
  12. Avilan Storied Diamonds
  13. Balfour
  14. Bario Neal
  15. Beaverbrooks*
  16. Ben Bridge Jeweler
  17. Birks & Mayors
  18. Blair Lauren Brown
  19. Blue Nile
  20. Boscov's
  21. Boucheron
  22. Brilliance
  23. Brilliant Earth
  24. Calleija Jewellers
  25. Cartier
  26. Celebrations of Life
  27. Celtic Jewelry
  28. Chocolate Couture
  29. Cred Jewellery
  30. D'Amore Jewelers
  31. D.NEA
  32. Day's Jewelers
  33. Do Amor
  34. Edward Jewelers
  35. Eight Centuries
  36. Fair Trade in Gems and Jewelry
  37. Fey & Co. Jewelers
  38. F. Hinds*
  39. Fifi Bijoux
  40. Foundation Jewellery
  41. Fortunoff
  42. Fraser Hart*
  43. Fred Meyer and Littman Jewelers
  44. Goldsmiths*
  45. Green Diva Jewelry
  46. Hacker Jewelers
  47. Hamilton Jewelers
  48. Helzberg Diamonds
  49. Henrich & Denzel GmbH
  50. Herff Jones
  51. Hyde Park Jewelers
  52. Ingle & Rhode
  53. Intergold
  54. JamesAllen.com
  55. Jasco Designs
  56. JCPenney
  57. Jenn Dewey Designs
  58. Jewelry Days.com
  59. John R. Fox
  60. Joia
  61. Jostens
  62. Juwelier Zimmer
  63. Keepsake
  64. Krikawa Jewelry Designs
  65. Leber Jeweler
  66. Lena Marie Echelle Designs
  67. Linhardt Design
  68. Mappin and Webb*
  69. Melissa Joy Manning
  70. Metal Urges
  71. Michaels Jewelers
  72. Nature's Candy Designs, Ltd.
  73. Nelson's Jewelry
  74. Open Source Minerals
  75. Oria Jewellery
  76. Otley Jewellers / The Ethical Jeweller
  77. Piaget
  78. QVC
  79. Real Jewels
  80. Rideau Recognition Solutions
  81. Robbins Brothers
  82. Sears Holdings Corp.
  83. Security Jewelers
  84. Signet Group
  85. since1910.com
  86. Stephen Fortner
  87. Stuart Berger
  88. Studio C Designs
  89. Sulusso
  90. Taber Studios
  91. Tap by Todd Pownell
  92. Target
  93. The Clarity Project
  94. Tiffany & Co.
  95. Toby Pomeroy
  96. TurningPoint (x)
  97. Ultra Stores
  98. Ute Decker
  99. Van Gundy
  100. Victoria Casal USA (x)
  101. Vipaka Jewelry
  102. Wal-Mart
  103. Warren James*
  104. Watches of Switzerland*
  105. Whitehall Jewellers (x)
  106. Zale Corp.

* retailers whose commitments were obtained by our partners at CAFOD in the UK
(x) retailers no longer in operation under listed name as of May, 2009

 

Refiners of precious metals are also realizing the value of responsible sourcing of metals. Hoover & Strong and Aurfina hava signed on to the Golden Rules.

Read what leading jewelers have to say about the Golden Rules and ethical sourcing.

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