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BASF Leather Chemicals business to become part of Stahl Group
05 April, 2017
Stahl, headquartered in the Netherlands, announced today that it has...
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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.

Leather industry reacts to ICN human rights report
Thursday, March 16, 2017 A long-awaited report on human rights issues in the Indian leather supply chain has been published.

BASF to showcase process innovation at APLF 2017
Thursday, March 16, 2017 BASF will introduce a new process innovation to Asia Pacific Leather Fair (APLF) 2017.

Expert industry panel in place for Prophets of Price 2017
Thursday, March 16, 2017 Market analysts Hidenet and leaders from four major global hide regions will take an in-depth look at where leather and hide prices will be heading in 2017 during the Prophets of...

New European social dialogue project launches
Friday, March 03, 2017 European Social Partners, COTANCE and the industriAll-European Trade Union have launched a new project, ‘Due Diligence for Healthy Workplaces in the Tanning Industry’.

Leather International reports from Tanning Tech
Wednesday, February 22, 2017 We're in the middle of day two here at Tanning Tech on one side of the thoroughfare, and Lineapelle on the other.

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