About the Author: Shawn Albert

Shawn Albert
Tools Product Manager
I've been with Stuller since 1995 • Stuller's resident watch battery changer • Never miss a workout • Never met a car that was too fast • Favorite meal: Protein • Avid Ragin Cajun Football Supporter.

Shawn Albert's Posts

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How to Wow Your Customers With Watch Polishing

Take extra time that your competitors don’t to make those watches pop!

“Wow! My watch looks great!”   Don’t you just love to hear those words from your customer after you deliver their watch repair? The customer’s first impression of the service you have provided often sets the tone for the rest of the season. A great looking polished and refined case read more…

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The Complete Guide to Operating Your New GemCam

Introducing new imaging technology to view and sell your diamonds and gemstones

We know that sometimes selling loose diamonds and gemstones can be challenging for jewelers. After all, customers aren’t quite as adept at viewing stones through a loupe. The new GemCam™ Imaging System is sure to aid gemstone buyers on the road, master jewelers in their store, hobbyists, and everyone in between. Stuller read more…

The Perfect Polish

How anyone can do it in three stages

If you have the typical shop, chances are pretty good that you have a multitude of jewelry buffs and polishing compounds lying around. And sometimes sales associates come into the shop to buff something for a waiting customer— that’s enough to send chills down a shop manager’s spine! Often the wrong compound is used read more…

Engraving Machine Mash Up

What will work best for your store?

An art practiced since ancient times, engraving is a popular way to personalize a piece of jewelry. And there are many ways to do so – a special message, a finish, a unique pattern, and many more. If you’ve been thinking about offering some form of engraving in your store, read more…

STEP-BY-STEP

Pink sapphire and pearl earrings

    Pearls are always a mainstay in fashion circles. Add in a pop of  color, such as the pink cubic zirconias in these earrings, for a fresh look.   Findings Used    Step-by-Step   Tools Used

Stuller Tried & Tested

Series #1: Plating made easy

What tools do you guys use in your manufacturing? This is the #1 question we get asked. You want to know. And we’re excited to share. At Stuller, we don’t give out the “tried & tested” stamp (the one you’ve probably seen in our recent tools catalogs and on Stuller.com) read more…

The Newest and Best Innovation in Casting

Shawn Albert explains why Ferro Vest V.H.T. is the perfect investment for casting

Alex Graham here. Once again I have forced enlisted the help of Shawn Albert, Tools Product Manager, to get all the details on an exciting new product Stuller is offering! Shawn, what do you have for me this time? Ferro Vest V.H.T (22-4745). … Okay …That’s … exciting! You don’t read more…