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APLF announces new dates for the 2020 events
11 February, 2020
APLF continues to monitor the developments of the Novel Coronavirus, and...
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Winners of three 2020 IUR research grants announced
Monday, February 10, 2020 by The executive committee of the IULTCS is pleased to announce the winners of the 2020 IUR research grants to be awarded to three young scientists, under the age of 35. The monetary...

Stahl opens Centre of Excellence for sustainable leather technologies in India
Friday, February 07, 2020 by Stahl, a world leader in specialty chemistry for coatings, processing, and treatments for everyday materials, has opened a Centre of Excellence in Kanpur, India.

Tiffany acquisition approved by LVMH
Wednesday, February 05, 2020 by Tiffany & Co announced on Tuesday that its shareholders had approved its acquisition by French luxury products maker LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton SE or LVMH Group (LVMHF.PK, LVMUY.PK).

Historic Liverpool blade maker Hardy UK cuts a deal for 22,066ft2 facility at Mersey Reach logistics park, Aintree
Tuesday, February 04, 2020 by Historic Liverpool-based precision blade manufacturer Hardy UK has agreed a long-term lease on a new 22,066ft2 facility at Mersey Reach logistics park in Aintree, world-famous location...

Launch Stahl BeTan® helps tanners create responsible high-quality leather
Tuesday, February 04, 2020 by Stahl BeTan® offers easy-to-adapt, responsible technologies for every step of the beamhouse and tanning process.

Leather from Brazil: sales to India grew over 50% in 2019
Friday, January 31, 2020 by Leather exports from Brazil to India saw a boom in 2019: they grew 53.1% in volume compared to 2018 and 21.4% in value.

76,000ft2 Bradford expansion for Collett
Friday, January 31, 2020 by Collett expands operations, purchasing 76,000ft2 of warehousing and office space at its new Bradford site.

Indian leather tech students launch start-up resource
Friday, January 31, 2020 by Students from Anna University’s department of leather technology have launched a newinitiative called ‘Front line leaders and young entrepreneurs’; a resource for start-ups inleather.

New York soon to host seven Brazilian tanneries for the most important leather and fashion fair in the US
Tuesday, January 28, 2020 by Lineapelle New York is the US fashion sector's main leather fair and will take place from 29-30 January, including seven Brazilian companies that will be showing their leathers.

Scottish Leather Group in £3 million water deal
Tuesday, January 28, 2020 by Scottish Leather Group has awarded a £3 million, three-year contract to Edinburgh-based water firm Business Stream.

Coronavirus hurts Chinese luxury sales
Friday, January 24, 2020 by The Wuhan coronavirus outbreak in China has begun to negatively effect the retail sales ofglobal luxury brands, with some of the sector’s top players already feeling the heat.

Clarks bets on India
Wednesday, January 22, 2020 by British international shoe manufacturers Clarks is looking towards growth in its Indian market.

Leather seminar at LANXESS
Tuesday, January 14, 2020 by Specialty chemicals company LANXESS is organising a symposium for the leather and apparel industry.

Northspec Chemicals Corp. appointed as Stahl Polymers’ distributor for the Stahl Polymers portfolio in Canada
Tuesday, December 17, 2019 by gets a facelift – COTANCE presents its new website
Thursday, December 12, 2019 by

EU Social Dialogue “SER 20” project gets ready to analyse
Wednesday, December 11, 2019 by The partnership of the EU Social Dialogue “SER 20” project gets ready to analyse data for their 2020 Social & Environmental Report

LANXESS presents leather fashion trends for the spring-summer season 2021
Friday, December 06, 2019 by Specialty chemicals company LANXESS, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of leather chemicals, is unveiling leather trends for the spring-summer season 2021

Rumours Suggest Dr Martens Sale
Thursday, November 28, 2019 by According to reports, private-equity group Carlyle is considering a more-than-£1 billion bid for British footwear brand Dr Martens

IULTCS welcomes LETSB Bangladesh as a new member
Monday, November 25, 2019 by

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