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Podcast: Leather and deforestation – How can the industry be part of the solution?

ILM Content Director Martin Ricker is joined by Leather and Hide Council of America (LHCA) President Stephen Sothmann and Mauricio Bauer, Senior Director, Beef & Leather Supply Chains at the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) to discuss the cattle and leather, as a by-product of cattle raising, industries links to deforestation in the latest free-to-download episode of View from the Top, the ILM podcast.

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Podcast: Marketing leather to the consumer

In the latest episode of the ILM View from the Top podcast, LHCA President Stephen Sothmann and gt&i Director Tim Lewis discuss the motivations behind the Real Leather. Stay Different. marketing campaign. The episode is live now, and also available on Spotify, Deezer and Apple Podcasts.

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Webinar outlines new U.S. Hides and Skins Traceability Programme

Stephen Sothmann, President of the U.S. Hide, Skin and Leather Association (USHSLA), is one of the key presenters of the latest free-to-attend webinar “Raw materials traceability, standards and market trends for leathermaking”, to be broadcast December 11, 2019 at 2pm (UK time), 3pm CET.

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Pittards results impacted by strong currency

UK stock market listed leather and leather products maker Pittards has published its preliminary pre-tax, year-end results for 2014. The company has manufacturing operations in the UK and Ethiopia.

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