TFL to open Global Fashion Centre in Tuscany

Published:  10 April, 2018

The Global Fashion Centre of the specialty chemical manufacturer aims to become an international point of reference in leather for shoe uppers and accessories.

To be officially inaugurated on May 3, TFL says its Global Fashion Centre will be dedicated to the design, production and permanent exhibition of leather collections according to the latest fashion trends. The chemical manufacturer has renovated its facility located in Castelfranco di Sotto, Italian region of Tuscany and in the Santa Croce tanning cluster, which will host corporate events on a regular basis, as well as technical workshops and presentations related to chemical innovations linked to the world of fashion. The technical lab has also been upgraded.

Organised once a year, the TFL Global Leather Forum also seeks to become a key meeting point for networking and information exchange among different stakeholders in the leather industry.

During the inauguration event, a fashion show will be organised alongside a presentation of the TFL Colour Trends for the Autumn/Winter 2019-20 season, as well as the TFL Global Leather Forum titled; "E-volution, E-commerce sheds its skin".