Tradition, experience, customer service, quality … experience the Hiss difference

Built on Tradition

Herman Hiss & Company is proud of its heritage as one of the leading jewelry and gift shops in the Great Lakes Bay Region.


Our Store

Centrally located in downtown Bay City, the store is easily accessible from Midland, Saginaw, all of Mid-Michigan and the Tri-Cities.

Our Services

Our experienced jewelers love to help you create a beautiful new look for rings, pendants or earrings already in your personal collection. Let us help you transform an old setting into an exclusive new design..


Our Staff

Our sales staff and jewelers love helping you find the perfect gift or piece of jewelry at our store. Many of our staff members have been at the store for years, living and working in the Great Lakes Bay Region. Our on-site bench jeweler has over 25 years of experience in repairing and remounting all types of jewelry.

Gift Card Promotion through Sunday April 5th!

Store closed until Monday April 13th.


On behalf of everyone at Herman Hiss & Co., our hearts go out to all those impacted by COVID-19—this includes not only those diagnosed with the virus but also their friends and family. Our focus, as always, is on the health and safety of you our customers, our community and of course, our employees.

For this reason, we have made the decision to temporarily close our door to the public effective immediately. We will reopen to the public Monday April 13th at our regular business hours.


We however are here to answer any questions you may have.  Please call Christine or Nick with any questions or needs you may have.


Nick: 989-482-0610

Christine: 989-493-0087


Thank you for your loyalty and understanding during these difficult times.


Christine & Nick Schwall

5th Generation Owners

Herman Hiss & Co.