leather goods

A rendering of the Leather Lounge pop-up.

Leather Goods

Leather Handbag Brand Hobo to Open Leather Lounge Pop-up

A series of Leather Lounges will pop up periodically across the U.S. to showcase local leather artisans and their craftsmanship.

clock October 24, 2017Vicki M. Young

Louis Vuitton RTW Spring 2018

Financial

Louis Vuitton Headed to Texas for New Workshop

The luxury titan has picked up a sizable parcel of land in small Dallas suburb.

clock October 20, 2017Kali Hays

Il Bisonte's new ceo Sofia Ciucchi with founder Wanny Di Filippo.

Human Resources

Italian Accessories Brand Il Bisonte Names CEO

The label has charged Sofia Ciucchi, a former Salvatore Ferragamo executive, with expanding its distribution worldwide.

clock January 5, 2017Sandra Salibian

The leather trade show Lineapelle in Milan.

Textiles

Lineapelle Milan Showcases Glow Effects and Colorful Leather

The trade show took place in the same days as Milan Fashion Week.

clock September 27, 2016Teresa Potenza

A holographic foiled leather at Lineapelle New York.

Fashion Scoops

Vaporwave Subculture Evident in New Leather Treatments at Lineapelle

The trade show displayed a strong appropriation of the Internet-native subculture.

clock July 22, 2016Misty White Sidell

Gianguido Tarabini

Handbags

Blumarine, La Compagnia delle Pelli Sign Handbag Licensing Agreement

The first collection will bow for spring/summer 2017.

clock July 14, 2016Alessandra Turra

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Markets

Mipel to Take Over Milan During Fair Period

A series of events and collaborations are planned to attract more buyers.

clock July 12, 2016Sandra Salibian

Buyers examine pelts at the Lineapelle trade show.

Textiles

Leather Makers at Lineapelle See Uncertain Outlook

The three-day trade show of spring 2017 tannery leather trends hosted the collections of 750 Italian exhibitors and 405 from abroad.

clock March 3, 2016Sofia Celeste

Samsonite is buying Tumi for $1.8 billion.

Financial

Tumi Beats on Earnings and Sales for Fourth Quarter

Tumi delivered a solid fourth quarter, beating analyst estimates.

clock February 24, 2016Debra Borchardt

Leather Goods

Instantluxe.com and Hikitag Join Forces

The luxury goods reseller and the authentication service have set up a system created to protect the value of luxury goods investments.

clock February 22, 2016Jennifer Weil

Human Resources

Tandy Leather Factory CEO Steps Down

Chief financial officer Shannon Greene will assume the role of interim ceo.

clock February 9, 2016Arthur Zaczkiewicz

Fashion Scoops

Mipel’s New Look

The Milan-based trade show will unveil a new format in February.

clock December 17, 2015Maria Stella Perno

MZ Wallace Sutton bag in leather

Handbags

MZ Wallace Launch Collection of Leather Handbags

The brand known for nylon bags ventures into leather goods.

clock December 10, 2015Roxanne Robinson

A Furla scarf

Leather Goods

Furla Inks Deal With Ratti

Furla has inked a three-year agreement for the production and distribution of men’s and women’s textile collections.

clock November 23, 2015Luisa Zargani

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