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Belgian Eco-Fashion Trailblazer Joins Signum as Head of Sustainability

Belgian Eco-Fashion Trailblazer Joins Signum as Head of Sustainability

HB Antwerp is pleased to announce that Valerie Geluykens has assumed the role of Head of Sustainability for Signum, the bespoke experiential brand of HB Antwerp that emphasizes the wonder of natural rough diamonds. In this position, Geluykens will lead Signum’s sustainability program, building a strategy that takes a holistic view of sustainability. Under Geluykens’s […]

HB Antwerp wins Innovation Award

HB Antwerp wins Innovation Award

Antwerp, 15 March 2022 – HB Antwerp was honored to receive an AHA!-award in the category of One-To-Watch. These awards, organized by the University of Antwerp and the Chambers of Commerce Voka Antwerpen- Waasland, celebrate the most innovative research and companies. HB Antwerp is a young company founded in 2020, with over 110 employees by […]

Diamond Industry Pioneer HB Antwerp Signs Long-Term MOU with Botswana International University of Science and Technology

Partners Will Collaborate to Foster Next Generation of Talent in Botswana HB Antwerp, the entrepreneurial natural diamond start-up, has signed a five-year Memorandum of Understanding with the Botswana International University of Science and Technology (BIUST) to establish a new partnership aimed at fostering the next generation of talent in Botswana, where HB Antwerp works with […]

HB Antwerp Celebrates 2021 Success with ‘Year in Review”

HB Antwerp Celebrates 2021 Success with ‘Year in Review”

Antwerp, February 9, 2022 – HB Antwerp, the entrepreneurial natural diamond start-up, is celebrating the success the company achieved in 2021 with the release of its “Year in Review.” This year, HB Antwerp continued combining cutting-edge technology with strategic partnerships to reshape the way diamonds are sourced, crafted and sold. HB and its growing roster […]

HB Antwerp launches rough diamonds with digital twins

HB Antwerp launches rough diamonds with digital twins

January 22, 2022 – This article was published in the Belgian Economic newspaper, De Tijd  The diamond company HB Antwerp will soon launch rough diamonds with their digital twins that owners can access virtually. “The NFTs may eventually become worth more than the original real diamonds.” For centuries, Antwerp has been known as one of […]

HB Antwerp Announces the Launch of Signum – The First Luxury Brand Born in the Metaverse – With Release of NFTs

HB Antwerp Announces the Launch of Signum – The First Luxury Brand Born in the Metaverse – With Release of NFTs

Antwerp, Belgium, December 19, 2021 — HB Antwerp, the entrepreneurial diamond start-up, is proud to announce the release of the first luxury brand created by nature and born in the Metaverse, Signum.  Signum is an experiential diamond brand aimed at a new generation of luxury consumers who value self-expression, transparency, and sustainability. Signum leverages its […]

Looking for a luxury Christmas gift that gives back? 2.4 ETH buys one of 12 unique diamond bunnies NFTs and limitless potential to trade in the diamond Metaverse

Looking for a luxury Christmas gift that gives back? 2.4 ETH buys one of 12 unique diamond bunnies NFTs and limitless potential to trade in the diamond Metaverse

Antwerp, 19th December 2021 – Just in time for Christmas, Signum – a new rough diamond brand that bridges the space between physical and digital diamond ownership – has partnered with cult Metaverse brand Buns.land to launch the ‘Twelve Diamond Bunnies of Christmas’, each of which exists as a unique and beautiful NFT. Available to […]

HB Antwerp Brings 1,175 Carat Diamond to New York

HB Antwerp Brings 1,175 Carat Diamond to New York

Antwerp –September 20, HB Antwerp arrives today in New York City with the 1,175 carat diamond which was recovered in June by Lucara Diamond Corp. at the Karowe Mine in Botswana. The stone, which is the third largest diamond ever found, will be the largest uncut diamond in history to come to the U.S. HB […]

University Students and Graduates in Botswana Selected to Join HB Antwerp Innovation Lab

University Students and Graduates in Botswana Selected to Join HB Antwerp Innovation Lab

Antwerp and Gaborone, September 2, 2021 – We are proud to announce the selection of 30 soon-to-be and recent Engineering and Technology graduates to participate in the inaugural session of the HB Antwerp Innovation Lab. The program kicks off on 03 September 2021, in partnership with boutique incubator WomHub. HB Antwerp Innovation Lab is a […]