ROCHESTER, NY — De Beers Group Industry Services has announced a collaboration with leading U.S. wholesaler RDI Diamonds Inc. in New York as its premier source of diamond grading reports.
The partnership marks an exciting step into the U.S. market for De Beers Group Industry Services, established by De Beers Group. As part of the collaboration, De Beers Group Industry Services will exclusively grade Rare and Forever diamonds from RDI and assist in various educational activities and sales training.
Michael Indelicato, CEO of RDI Diamonds, said: “We were humbled to be approached by the De Beers Group Industry Services for such an important opportunity: introducing the United States to this grading report. We have been blown away by the integration of unparalleled technology to ensure consistent and accurate grading. These grading reports are going to be a game-changer here in the States, and we are excited to be a premier partner.”
This new partnership highlights the commitment from RDI Diamonds to providing its clients with Rare and Forever natural diamonds graded with accuracy and consistency. A shared passion unites both RDI Diamonds and De Beers Group Industry Services for advancing the diamond industry through cutting edge technology and education.
Jonathan Kendall, president of De Beers Group Industry Services, adds: “De Beers Group Industry Services prides itself on its high standards, consistency and proprietary technology. We are so pleased to see companies like RDI Diamonds taking measures to ensure their customers can be confident the diamonds they are buying are accurately represented on the grading reports.
“This move will give RDI Diamonds something truly unique to offer to their clients, from a company that is recognized as a leader in the diamond industry. They can substantiate, clearly define, and explain the differences between grades, guaranteeing the customer the highest standards of diamond grading supported by innovative and proprietary technology from De Beers Group Industry Services.”