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Our editorial board comprises a specialist group of leading industry figures who, in conjunction with the leather international editorial team, identify the main drivers of the industry helping to produce regular, thought provoking opinion pieces on the latest issues, challenges and developments.

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150 Years of Leather International
15 March, 2017
This publication isn’t just the longest-running magazine in this...
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Friends reunited - memories of Leather International 15 March, 2017 Five luminaries of Leather International past and present recall some of their favourite memories.

Extracts from the Hidenet World Reports – March 2017 15 March, 2017 The latest news and views from around the globe.

Platform for success - APLF Leather & Materials+ 15 March, 2017 APLF Leather & Materials+ opens its doors at Hong Kong’s Convention and Exhibition Centre on 29 March. The comprehensive three-day event, which expects to attract more than...

The fourth dimension - Simac Tanning Tech 2017 15 March, 2017 Industry 4.0 represents a radical shift in the way the leather industry approaches production in terms of funding, location and technology. Andrea Guolo reflects on the main themes...

Don Ohsman’s view from the US – March 2017 15 March, 2017 Hidenet's Don Ohsman looks at the latest market trends stateside.

One to watch – the Pakistan Mega Leather Show 15 March, 2017 Following the third Pakistan Mega Leather Show at the end of January, the consensus was that despite the modest worldwide contingent, this is emerging as one of the strongest...

Best foot forward - Brazil’s FIMEC 15 March, 2017 Brazil’s FIMEC show is a mainstay of the international leather events calendar, routinely generating quantifiable business recognised globally. Leather International looks at how...

Double the benefit - Lineapelle and Tanning Tech 15 March, 2017 The Lineapelle and Tanning Tech shows took place, side by side, over February 21–23 at Fiera Milano, Rho, just outisde the city centre. Leather International was there to get the...

The leather couturier - Sandrine Philippe 15 March, 2017 Rosario Morabito meets Sandrine Philippe, the Paris-based independent designer who’s been pushing the boundaries of leather processing for over 15 years. Here’s how a reputation...

Image is everything - real-time leather defect detection systems 15 March, 2017 Grading leather is crucial to determining its value, but the process is painstaking, labour-intensive and subject to human error. The Central Leather Research Institute’s Malathy...

The shape of things to come - Lineapelle New York 14 February, 2017 The biggest international names in leather flocked to Lineapelle’s New York show on 1–2 February. The first edition of the biannual event focused on forthcoming trends in high-end...

Extracts from the Hidenet World Reports – February 2017 14 February, 2017 The latest news from the global leather industry.


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