Is there a need for a “leather” only trade fair?

First published in the March/April 2019 edition of ILM
Published:  11 April, 2019
Martin Ricker

Nostalgia can be a wonderful thing. Where experiences and events are viewed with only the best parts retained in the memory. Industry veterans talk about the former Semaine du Cuir fair in Paris with such affection that those of us that never attended often wonder what it was really like. Was it a true leather fair where traders, tanners, chemical and machinery suppliers from around the world were all under one roof for the leather industry’s big annual showpiece? Where the champagne flowed, and everyone made a good living.

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