The company determined that DNA marking throughout the leather supply chain is possible by employing the firm’s “SigNature DNA.”
Nisolo partnered with Ecosphere+ to help save trees in the heart of the Peruvian Amazon.
Offtrack founders Isabelle Alix and Noémie Blanchard aim to democratize high-end leatherwear through comfort, practicality and price.
The animal rights group was looking to crack down on showgoers wearing animal skins.
Dubbed Pihakapi, the label is being launched by leading Italian leather apparel producer Pellemoda.
Washable suede and leather with copper net were among the standouts at the three-day trade show.
The new downtown space has 16,000 square feet and showcases the brand’s different lifestyles.
Italian trade show organizer Lineapelle said sales fell 2 percent last year to 5 billion euros.
The leather-rooted brand will launch with an online exclusive on Forward by Elyse Walker July 15.
Oeko-Tex is adding the leather sector to its extensive testing and certification system that has focused so far on textile products and accessories materials.
Redrhubarb Natural Cosmetics is the latest product from the company, which is focused on nontoxic, natural leather processing.