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Brazilian hides and skins exports show positive results in area in April
18 May, 2017
Brazilian exports of hides and skins in 2017 are larger in area than...
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Brazilian Leather joins celebrated furniture fair in Germany
Thursday, May 11, 2017 Five Brazilian tanneries will take part in Interzum, the world's leading fair for providers and buyers of furniture and interior decoration materials, in Cologne, Germany, from 16-19 May.

TFL increases commitment to safe products
Tuesday, May 09, 2017 Leading leather processor and finisher TFL has became a recognized ZDHC (Zero Discharge of Hazardous Chemicals) value chain affiliate.

Leather is my Job photo contest winners revealed
Tuesday, May 09, 2017 COTANCE and the Leather is my Job project partnership have announced the winners of their joint photo competition.

New addition to Brazilian Leather Certification of Sustainability (CSCB)
Thursday, May 04, 2017 Gobba Leather, a tannery producing furniture, automotive and footwear segments, has become the latest company to join the Brazilian Leather Certification of Sustainability (CSCB).

BASF Leather Chemicals business to become part of Stahl Group
Wednesday, April 05, 2017 Stahl, headquartered in the Netherlands, announced today that it has signed an agreement with BASF to acquire its Leather Chemicals assets, part of BASF Performance Chemicals Division.

Smit & zoon opens sales office in India
Tuesday, April 04, 2017 Smit & zoon, a leading global supplier of wet-end and finishing leather chemicals for tanneries, has opened a sales office for India in Chennai.

Silvateam presents 'Leather of the Year' winners
Friday, March 31, 2017 Silvateam, a world leader in the production and sales of vegetal extracts and chemicals for leather tanning, presented the 'Leather of the Year' competition winners with their...

Report from APLF Leather & Materials+
Wednesday, March 29, 2017 The 33rd edition of APLF is underway, now rebranded as APLF Leather & Materials+ to meet growing needs within the fashion industry where the sports casual, or athleisure, trend is...

JBS curtails beef production in Brazil
Friday, March 24, 2017 Meat processing company JBS has suspended beef production at 33 of its 36 units in Brazil.

PrimeAsia appoints Sarah Swensen CSO
Tuesday, March 21, 2017 PrimeAsia, a leading manufacturer of high-quality lifestyle and sports inspired leathers, has appointed Sarah Swenson as chief sustainability officer.

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