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Following the exciting announcement of Norwich based luxury jewellery and watch retailer, Dipples, joining the Houlden Group as a new Member in April of this year, we share recent coverage in the trade press.


Retail Jeweller 

Norwich-based independent Dipples joins Houlden (RJ login required)

Norwich-based luxury jewellery and watch retailer, Dipples has become the latest retailer to join luxury buying group, Houlden.

Established in 1878, Dipples is a fifth-generation family jeweller located in East Anglia which specialises in watches, fashion brands and fine jewellery and diamonds. The jeweller has two stores, one in Norwich and a second store in Dereham.

Chris Ellis, managing director of Dipples, said: “We are thrilled to be joining the Houlden group. It is a fantastic opportunity, and we look forward to working with our new friends and colleagues within the Houlden family.

“For 140 years Dipples has been one of East Anglia’s leading jewellers, and as the fifth generation to run the shop it is my duty to ensure its continued prosperity and retain its position as a premier jeweller. I see joining Houlden as a very positive step and am very excited for this next chapter in Dipples’ history.”

Helen Haddow, chief executive of Houlden, added: “I warmly welcome the Dipples team on behalf of all at Houlden. Our community has established an enviable culture and are open, supportive, and willing to share. Everyone has a voice and knowledge to contribute, and we each have a part to play in building our community.  As a fifth generation business who bring a wealth of experience with them, I have no doubt that Dipples will further strengthen our diverse offering and I look forward to working with them to build a strong future for all involved.”

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