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JBS Couros receives global recognition for best practices at South America units
21 February, 2018
Seven units in Brazil and one in Argentina meet strict criteria to...
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ICHSLTA and USHSLA announce annual joint cocktail evening
Monday, February 19, 2018 The International Council of Hides, Skins and Leather Traders Association and US Hide, Skin and Leather Association are hosting their annual joint cocktail evening on 13 March 2018...

GG Organics celebrates its tenth year
Tuesday, February 13, 2018 Leather chemicals manufacturer GG Organics is celebrating its decennial year.

TFL Japan managing director appointed to develop Ethiopian leather industry
Friday, February 02, 2018 TFL Japan managing director Yasuhisa Nakamura will help develop the Ethiopian leather industry as part of a new project.

Guangzan fuels rapid growth with leaner operations and increased productivity
Wednesday, January 31, 2018 Seeking to improve profitability, the China-based automotive trim cover and headrest supplier turned to Lectra to digitalise fabric-cutting processes in the face of evolving...

PrimeAsia names Sergio Da Costa as PrimeAsia China’s assistant chief operating officer
Tuesday, January 30, 2018 PrimeAsia Leather Company announced on 17 January that Sergio Da Costa had been named assistant chief operating officer at PrimeAsia’s China Tannery.

Lectra appoints Holger Max-Lang as managing director of Lectra Central & Eastern Europe region, Russia
Tuesday, January 23, 2018 Holger Max-Lang’s role is to support fashion & apparel, automotive and furniture companies in the region as they embrace Industry 4.0.

Fuga Couros S/A tannery first to receive the Brazilian Leather Certification of Sustainability
Tuesday, January 16, 2018 This achievement reflects its dedication to developing activities that equilibrate four dimensions: sustainability management, economy, environmental and social.

New branding identity for Lectra
Wednesday, January 10, 2018 Resolutely reflecting the digital era, Lectra’s new branding identity is inspired by Lectra’s strategy, customer-focused and anchored in Industry 4.0 concepts.

Smit & zoon joins the ZDHC Roadmap to Zero Programme
Monday, January 08, 2018 Smit & zoon just announced it is joining the ZDHC Roadmap to Zero Programme and in doing so, supports the Programme’s vision of widespread implementation of sustainable chemistry and...

LANXESS raises prices for sodium dichromate
Friday, December 22, 2017 Specialty chemicals company LANXESS globally raises the prices for sodium dichromate by up to 20% with immediate effect.

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