(PRESS RELEASE) NEW YORK — Gemological Science International (GSI), the main gemological group for main U.S. jewellery retailers, introduced the official launch of its new Assurance by GSI – a multi-faceted resolution that provides numerous providers for retailers. The brand new initiative contains an e-commerce achievement program and drop-ship service to shoppers, in addition to high quality management for all new merchandise. Efficient instantly, the esteemed laboratory turns into a one cease hub for on-line purchases for its associate retailers, being the final cease earlier than the buyer receives the products, making certain accuracy, consistency, and a strict degree of high quality management. By the tip of the 12 months, GSI plans to supply the service within the U.S., with plans to broaden to worldwide markets early subsequent 12 months.
“At GSI, we’re all the time searching for options to higher serve our retail companions. We created the brand new ASSURANCE by GSI service to guard each our retail shoppers and their prospects,” says Debbie Azar, President and Co-Founding father of GSI. “The pandemic boosted on-line gross sales in a single day and offered retailers with new logistics challenges. Adapting our service choices to now embody a top quality management and drop-ship service helps the retailers to guard their prestigious reputations. It additionally will increase buyer satisfaction with faster, extra environment friendly supply, and it’ll finally improve client confidence as a result of each order is totally screened for each high quality and accuracy earlier than being shipped.”
This progressive new service is a logical extension of providers already offered by GSI, akin to diamond and gemstone jewellery screening and testing of completed jewellery, in addition to high quality assurance. The lockdown-inspired enhance in jewellery e-commerce offered main U.S. retailers with a rising dilemma – making certain that right orders and totally vetted items have been drop-shipped to their prospects in a well timed trend. With the brand new ASSURANCE by GSI, items are submitted instantly from the jewellery producer to the GSI laboratory the place they’re inspected to ensure they meet all high quality management necessities and to ensure all diamond jewellery represented as pure doesn’t comprise any undisclosed laboratory grown diamonds earlier than delivery on to the buyer within the retailer’s most popular packaging.
Moreover, Assurance by GSI additionally gives High quality Management options and providers to retailers. Because of the rise in jewellery gross sales and a scarcity of labor, retailers are confronted with bottlenecks of their High quality Management departments for brand spanking new incoming merchandise from their suppliers. Assurance by GSI solves the issue by providing full high quality management for all jewellery objects earlier than they’re shipped to retail distribution facilities or to retailer places. GSI already analyzes and checks hundreds of thousands of bijou objects for its retail prospects every year, screening for undisclosed lab grown diamonds. Now including the standard management service will permit items to succeed in the jewellery shops a lot sooner, particularly throughout the busiest time of the 12 months, the vacation promoting season.