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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. Coral Covey
  30. Cred Jewellery
  31. D'Amore Jewelers
  32. D.NEA
  33. Dale Robertson
  34. Day's Jewelers
  35. Do Amor
  36. Edward Jewelers
  37. Eight Centuries
  38. Fair Trade in Gems and Jewelry
  39. Fey & Co. Jewelers
  40. F. Hinds*
  41. Fifi Bijoux
  42. Foundation Jewellery
  43. Fortunoff
  44. Fraser Hart*
  45. Fred Meyer and Littman Jewelers
  46. Goldsmiths*
  47. Green Diva Jewelry
  48. Hacker Jewelers
  49. Hamilton Jewelers
  50. Helzberg Diamonds
  51. Henrich & Denzel GmbH
  52. Herff Jones
  53. Hyde Park Jewelers
  54. Ingle & Rhode
  55. Intergold
  56. JamesAllen.com
  57. Jasco Designs
  58. JCPenney
  59. Jenn Dewey Designs
  60. Jewelry Days.com
  61. John R. Fox
  62. Joia
  63. Jostens
  64. Juwelier Zimmer
  65. Keepsake
  66. Krikawa Jewelry Designs
  67. Leber Jeweler
  68. Lena Marie Echelle Designs
  69. Linhardt Design
  70. Mappin and Webb*
  71. Melissa Joy Manning
  72. Metal Urges
  73. Michaels Jewelers
  74. Nature's Candy Designs, Ltd.
  75. Nelson's Jewelry
  76. Open Source Minerals
  77. Oria Jewellery
  78. Otley Jewellers / The Ethical Jeweller
  79. Piaget
  80. QVC
  81. Real Jewels
  82. Rideau Recognition Solutions
  83. Robbins Brothers
  84. Sears Holdings Corp.
  85. Security Jewelers
  86. Signet Group
  87. since1910.com
  88. Stephen Fortner
  89. Stuart Berger
  90. Studio C Designs
  91. Sulusso
  92. Taber Studios
  93. Tap by Todd Pownell
  94. Target
  95. The Clarity Project
  96. Tiffany & Co.
  97. Toby Pomeroy
  98. TurningPoint (x)
  99. Ultra Stores
  100. Ute Decker
  101. Van Gundy
  102. Victoria Casal USA (x)
  103. Vipaka Jewelry
  104. Wal-Mart
  105. Warren James*
  106. Watches of Switzerland*
  107. Whitehall Jewellers (x)
  108. 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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