New News information at Leather International New and updated information from News listed on www.leathermag.com http://www.leathermag.com/ en-us http://www.leathermag.com/ New News information at Leather International http://www.leathermag.com/content/images/logo_big.gif China’s Fosun Fashion Group in Lanvin Rebrand http://www.leathermag.com/news/newschinas-fosun-fashion-group-in-lanvin-rebrand-9149027 http://www.leathermag.com/news/newschinas-fosun-fashion-group-in-lanvin-rebrand-9149027 by <br/> <br/> China's Fosun Fashion Group has changed its name to Lanvin Group and could pursue acquisitions as its seeks to build a global portfolio of luxury brands, the company said yesterday, while also announcing the arrival of new investors. Tue, 12 Oct 2021 08:50:00 GMT Swiss to Invest in Bangladesh Leather Sector http://www.leathermag.com/news/newsswiss-to-invest-in-bangladesh-leather-sector-9149022 http://www.leathermag.com/news/newsswiss-to-invest-in-bangladesh-leather-sector-9149022 by <br/> <br/> According to Switzerland's ambassador to Bangladesh Nathalie Chuard, entreprenuers from the country are interested in investing in Bangladesh’s leather sector. A Swiss envoy shared the information in a meeting with Industries Minister Nurul Majid Mahmud Humayun at the latter's office in Dhaka. During the meeting, it was agreed that the countries could work together on issues such as patents, designs, trademarks of products and services, and geographical indication products for the protection of intellectual property. Tue, 12 Oct 2021 08:48:00 GMT Indonesian Apparel Firm Signals Industry Risks http://www.leathermag.com/news/newsindonesian-apparel-firm-signals-industry-risks-9145251 http://www.leathermag.com/news/newsindonesian-apparel-firm-signals-industry-risks-9145251 by <br/> <br/> Indonesia’s apparel sector has come under scrutiny following the plunge into distress for a major clothing firm. The credit market tumble is fuelling broader concerns about the sector, which has been particularly vulnerable to faltering global demand during the pandemic. Mon, 11 Oct 2021 08:49:00 GMT Tandy Leather Inc. Delisted from Nasdaq http://www.leathermag.com/news/newstandy-leather-inc-delisted-from-nasdaq-9145241 http://www.leathermag.com/news/newstandy-leather-inc-delisted-from-nasdaq-9145241 by <br/> <br/> The Nasdaq Stock Market announced that it will delist the common stock of Tandy Leather Factory Inc. The American specialty retailer and wholesale distributor of leather and leather related products has had its common stock suspended since 13th August 2020 and has not traded on Nasdaq in that time. The company was founded in 1919 and operates in three divisions: wholesale leathercraft, retail leathercraft and international leathercraft. Mon, 11 Oct 2021 08:46:00 GMT Assomac presents its new logo, updates its web portal, and achieves the European Collective Mark http://www.leathermag.com/news/newsassomac-presents-its-new-logo-updates-its-web-portal-and-achieves-the-european-collective-mark-9141422 http://www.leathermag.com/news/newsassomac-presents-its-new-logo-updates-its-web-portal-and-achieves-the-european-collective-mark-9141422 by <br/> <br/> A new style and communication approach for the association which represents the Italian manufacturers of technology for footwear, leathergoods and tanning, in order to be open to changes in the international sectors of the Fashion industry. Fri, 08 Oct 2021 06:54:00 GMT EU and GIZ Collaborate to Support Nigerian Enterprises http://www.leathermag.com/news/newseu-and-giz-collaborate-to-support-nigerian-enterprises-9131203 http://www.leathermag.com/news/newseu-and-giz-collaborate-to-support-nigerian-enterprises-9131203 by <br/> <br/> The European Union in collaboration with the German International Population Project and supported by Jaiz Bank PLC, has backed the economic viability more than 250 micro, small and medium enterprises (MSME’s) in the garment and leather sectors in Kano, Nigeria. Tue, 05 Oct 2021 10:31:00 GMT Bangladesh Leather Industry Authority Proposed http://www.leathermag.com/news/newsbangladesh-leather-industry-authority-proposed-9120929 http://www.leathermag.com/news/newsbangladesh-leather-industry-authority-proposed-9120929 by <br/> <br/> Speakers at a Task Force meeting in Bangladesh recently proposed to set up a Leather Industry Authority under the industry’s ministry to develop the sector and solve some of its problems. The proposal came at the fourth meeting of the Task Force on Recommendation for Development of Leather Industry and Formulation of Action Plan at the ministry, an official release said. Thu, 30 Sep 2021 08:53:00 GMT Elitron’s Booster cutting system took center stage http://www.leathermag.com/news/newselitrons-booster-cutting-system-took-center-stage-9117732 http://www.leathermag.com/news/newselitrons-booster-cutting-system-took-center-stage-9117732 by <br/> <br/> Monte Urano, 27th Semptember 2021 – Great to be back in the saddle and see familiar and new faces in Milan last week. Although the fair itself may not have been as busy as previous editions, the quality the visitors and their intentions made it all very worthwhile for Elitron. Wed, 29 Sep 2021 11:06:00 GMT Turkish Leather Capacity on Slow Rise http://www.leathermag.com/news/newsturkish-leather-capacity-on-slow-rise-9113802 http://www.leathermag.com/news/newsturkish-leather-capacity-on-slow-rise-9113802 by <br/> <br/> The Turkish manufacturing industry’s capacity utilisation rate (CUR) increased month-on-month in September, marking the fourth straight monthly rise, according to data. The local manufacturing industry units operated at 78.1% of their capacity this month, up one point from August, according to a Turkish Central Bank survey released on Friday. Tue, 28 Sep 2021 08:18:00 GMT Italian Firms Consider Pakistan Industry Investments http://www.leathermag.com/news/newsitalian-firms-consider-pakistan-industry-investments-9093736 http://www.leathermag.com/news/newsitalian-firms-consider-pakistan-industry-investments-9093736 by <br/> <br/> According to Pakistan’s ambassador to Italy, the country’s companies are keen to pour investment into various sectors of Pakistan and the investment will further strengthen economic ties between the two countries. Speaking to the media, the ambassador said that at present Italian firms had investment in various sectors including leather, textiles, food, steel, tourism, information technology and automobile. He lauded the role of Italian government, embassy and private sector in providing technical assistance and making technology transfer to Pakistan, particularly in the export-oriented leather and textile sectors. Mon, 20 Sep 2021 09:10:00 GMT