ERLANGER, Kentucky - January 19, 2015- Jewel-Craft, Inc. officially acquires the thriving licensed jewelry manufacturer, LogoArt®, returning the brand to its original birthplace. The family-owned and operated full-service jewelry repair and manufacturing trade shop enters the licensed jewelry market with the help of some of the original founders of the LogoArt product line.
Russ Anderson, original co-founder of the LogoArt line, will act as President of this exciting new addition to Jewel-Craft, Inc. “I’m honored to be given the opportunity to maintain the product line my brother and I worked so hard to create. We’re ready to begin manufacturing the core products that made this line so great, as well as hit the ground running on new product development.” Russ currently acts as president of Insignia Collection, the manufacturing division of Jewel-Craft, Inc.
This addition to Jewel-Craft, Inc. accelerates the Wesdorp family’s goal to be the jewelry industry’s one-stop shop for all things jewelry. “We’re certainly excited to tackle this new adventure and are very grateful to have the Andersons in the mix. With this division, our ability to service our customers are virtually endless,” says Gary Wesdorp, President and CFO of Jewel-Craft, Inc.
Jewel-Craft, Inc. can begin accepting and manufacturing orders for MLB, NHL, NASCAR, Greek, and Collegiate LogoArt products; NBA and NFL licenses are pending. All existing LogoArt item numbers, customer codes, and services will continue unchanged with orders and customer inquiries directed to Orders@LogoArt.com or at 800-362-9896.