Cartier International, one of the oldest and most prestigious luxury houses in the world, has joined the CIBJO, the World Jewelery Confederation, as a commercial member.
The company, which designs, manufactures, distributes and sells jewellery, leather goods and watches, was founded by Louis-François Cartier in Paris in 1847 and is today a subsidiary of the Swiss group Richemont. It operates more than 200 boutiques in more than 60 countries and three flagship stores in Paris, New York and London. Its revenue in 2022 was approximately $12.4 billion.
“We are delighted to welcome Cartier International to the World Jewelery Confederation,” said Gaetano Cavalieri, President of CIBJO. “His historic legacy, commitment to excellence and global prestige are unparalleled, but he is also pioneering our industry’s journey towards total sustainability, realizing our responsibility for the long-term well-being of all of our parties. stakeholders and the health of our planet. We are very happy to do this together.
Cyrille Vigneron, President and CEO of Cartier International, said: “One of the most striking characteristics of the jewelry industry is the interdependence of all players in the distribution chain, which means that the integrity of each of us depends on the integrity of others. CIBJO provides the forum where all stakeholders can come together and discuss our common interests, formulate universal standards and define general operating principles that protect both us and the consumers we serve. We are proud to be part of the CIBJO community.