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Canadian Ammolite at Golden Hour
When you’re wearing an Ammolite ring, every hour feels like golden hour. Regardless of if its gold plated, 14K or 18K gold, the Ammolite in your ring will shine brightest in the setting sun! To prove this, the KORITE marketing...
Visiting the KORITE Mine
A Trip to the KORITE Mine + Limited Edition Treasures! Join KORITE on a tour of our mine, just outside of Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada! From this mine, KORITE sources the majority of the world’s Ammolite gemstones, for use in our...
KORITE welcomes TEXTURE Livestreaming!
KORITE is hitting our stride in the streaming space! We have recently welcomed some livestreaming talent into our showrooms and head offices to showcase the world of genuine Canadian KORITE Ammolite! We captured some photos to commemorate the event, and...
Ammolite Pendant Party
Curated Pendants – A selection of our Favourite Ammolite Pendants Summer is in full swing! The season everyone’s been waiting for will be here and gone before we know it! Ammolite is one of those gemstones which seems to transcend...
Weinman Collection - Spotlight
For this collection spotlight, KORITE is showcasing our gorgeous Victorian-inspired pieces designed by New York jeweller Bob Weinman! The Weinman collection, also known as the ‘New Vintage’ collection is a love letter to the opulence and grandeur of Victorian &...
Lethbridge Detour from the Ordinary Contest
Hey Lethbridge! Detour from the Ordinary this Summer KORITE has partnered with Tourism Lethbridge and are giving away a $5000 Ammonite.  The Entire KORITE family takes pride on our Canadian Roots! With 90% of the world supply of Ammolite coming...
Seely Collection - Spotlight
KORITE is happy to present a showcase on our esteemed and sought-after Seely collection, designed by none other than renowned jewelry designer Martha Seely!  The Seely collection spans a stunning range of modern pendants, rings and earrings, featuring some of...
Feeling like Stampede at KORITE!
Increasing Ammolite Demand calls for a stampede of new employees.  It sure feels like stampede at KORITE, as we are heading into the height of summer we have added five new employees to help with the ever increasing demand for...
KORITE Warehouse Sale on Now!
KORITE’s Warehouse sale is back! Some of the best savings on KORITE Ammolite of the year, on for a limited time. The KORITE ammolite warehouse sale is on now and better than ever. For the second time this year, we...
Celebrating Ammolite on Canada Day
Ammolite is Canada’s Gemstone – One of Nature’s Rarest Gems. As beautiful as it is scarce, its iridescent colours glow with the beauty of the rainbow, and each Ammolite Gem is unique in its brilliance, colour, and pattern.
The Blackfoot ‘Buffalo Stone’ and KORITE Ammolite
Buffalo Stones, like Ammolite gemstones, are actually 71 million year old fossils sourced from Southern Alberta. The Buffalo Stone is a segment of a fossilized sea creature’s shell. These stones have deep significance to the Blackfoot Peoples of Canada. 
Mosasaur Bite Marks on our Canadian Ammonites
The KORITE team has uncovered Ammonites with distinct markings on the outer surface. Some believe these marks to be visible impressions of the Ammonites biggest predator; The Mosasaur. Alternatively, some paleontologists think they could be scrapes from small, marine snails called Limpets who were thought to attach themselves to the Ammonite Shell.
New Additions And New Regions
Moving quickly, building on our plan We are a number of weeks into 2021 and KORITE is energized with what we have seen and accomplished so far.  There’s a great vibe and momentum all around. It wasn’t going to be...
New Year, New Plan and a Growing Team
Reflecting on the year past and building for the future.  As 2020 comes to a close, we can’t help but reflect on the past year. It has been a trying one for our communities, families and for many businesses. Korite...
KORITE International emerges from CCAA protection under new ownership
KORITE International Poised for Growth with Announcement of New Ownership KORITE International emerges from CCAA protection under new ownership Calgary (December 18, 2020) – KORITE International LP (KORITE), formerly KORITE International Inc., the world’s leading producer of Ammolite jewellery and...
Live-streaming Brands
Over the past numbers of years, and certainly since Covid-19, brands and companies have been looking for new ways to connect with consumers. When Covid-19 began and spread across our globe it brought with it closure of many retail centres...
What’s the Difference: 5 Gemstone Varietals and How to Differentiate Between Them
For centuries, people have been awed by the stunning qualities of gemstones and precious metal jewellery; human instinct is naturally drawn towards the sparkle and shine of uniquely designed necklaces, rings, earrings and other distinct items, designed with a remarkable array...
It’s Not Just a Gemstone
22 JUN  315 Ammolite is a remarkable gemstone unique in its qualities, colours and Feng Shui properties. Across the globe, Ammolite is commended for both its Feng Shui energy and its healing properties; it has been proven to help awaken the spirit and...
Father’s Day 2020
Father’s day is just around the corner and while your celebrations may look a little different this year with the current social distancing protocols, you can still make the celebration special for dad, with some specialized thoughtful gifts and gestures....
David Lui Appointed CEO of Korite International Inc.
CALGARY, AB – KORITE announced today the appointment of David Lui as the Chief Executive Officer of KORITE International, effective May 1st. Lui most recently served as Vice President, Marketing, Mark’s and Sport Chek at Canadian Tire Corporation where he...
Korite and The Shopping Channel Live Show
Korite is so excited to be pairing with The Shopping Channel for our LIVE show, showcasing a brand new, never seen before jewelry piece designed specifically for the show. Korite is lucky to have an incredible relationship with TSC which...