UBM India and MJDMA Announce First Ever Mega B2C Jewellery Fair in Chennai - 'I Love Jewellery'

Mar 20, 2013, 08:10 ET from UBM India Pvt. Ltd.

CHENNAI, March 20,2013 /PRNewswire/ --

The ninth edition of Gem & Jewellery India International Exhibition (GJIIE) jointly organised by Madras Jewellers, The Diamond Merchant's Association (MJDMA) and UBM India, has met with great success. The three-day event saw more than 12,000 retailers, whole sellers and traders from different parts of India and was a highly rewarding experience for the exhibitors.

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Kranti Nagvekar, Group Director for UBM India's jewellery portfolio announced the launch of the first B2C show, I Love Jewellery, to be kick-started in October exclusively for the jewellers of Chennai and other important surrounding cities during the inaugural speech of GJIIE 2013. For the first time ever, UBM India is organizing a B2C Jewellery show in October 2013 and since it is going to be held a week before Diwali with a focus on high-end products like jewellery, watches and others, it is expected that the turnover and turnout will be excellent with more than 20 - 30 thousands visitors.

Jayantilal J Challani, President, MJDMA says, "The idea behind B2C is to benefit the end users by making available all varieties and latest design under one roof at an affordable price." Chennai will become the hub of B2C jewellery exhibition as it is for B2B jewellery show.

The exhibition was well-attended by invitees and over 200 jewellers from Chennai are expected to participate. There will be two categories of displays with one hall committed exclusively for hi-end jewellery.

The B2C exhibition is set to raise the benchmark and increase business among the jewellers from Chennai and for the jewellery industry at large.

As a prelude and to add glamour to the glittering extravaganza, UBM will organize a classy fashion show showcasing jewellery from across India. These exclusive pieces will be on sale and will be open to visitors at the exhibition.

"We don't want to miss the opportunity and we will make sure that we participate in the exhibition with the largest ever collection of closed setting diamond jewellery and exquisite gold jewellery. We are very sure it will be an excellent show and are doubly sure that the turnout for the show will be much more than expected," said Mr. Mukash of Prakash Gold Palace, Chennai.

Kranti Nagvekar, Group Director, UBM India opines, "It is indeed a great opportunity for the residents of Chennai to come, see and be a part of the Chennai B2C fair, organized by MJDMA & UBM India. The association between MJDMA & UBM India has been really fruitful and we would like to thank all the office bearers of MJDMA who have untiringly been with us and supported us everywhere."

About UBM India:

UBM India is a part of UBM plc which is a leading global business media company. UBM is the platform that brings the world's buyers and sellers together at events, online, and in print, providing them with the information they need to do business successfully. The focus is on serving professional commercial communities, from doctors to game developers, from journalists to jewellery traders, from farmers to pharmacists, around the world. For further details please visit the UBM India website, www.ubmindia.in.

With staff of 6,000 specialists in more than 30 countries, UBM has spread over 300 countries & regions and has more than 6,878 exhibitors & 1,38,133 visitors participate and visit these jewellery fairs. For details regarding UBM India's jewellery exhibition portfolio, please visit www.jewelleryfair.in.

Primary Media Contact: Apurba Biswas, apurba.biswas@ubm.com, 91-976-9051748

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