As per a great post from Jen King of Luxury Daily, colored-gemstone miner Gemfields is “providing peace of mind for its brand partners and consumers through a gemological paternity test program.” Gemfields’ “Emerald Paternity Test” leverages technologies developed by Swiss family-owned firm Gübelin. Gübelin is known for its expertise with regards to gemstones.
“Responsibility and transparency is at the heart of our business,” said Gabriella Harvey, director of procurement and product services at Gemfields. “We will therefore always welcome developments that improve the industry in this regard…We also embrace new technology and seek to modernize the sector wherever we can,” she said. “This new technology is a perfect embodiment of this.”
More on this partnership can be read at http://bit.ly/2nx6JDb.