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This is the headline from the top of the editorial page of the Financial Times (FT) on July 23. It had the word “British” added, and yes it was 2021 and not 1821. The headline came from the FT but the letter it headlined I had written in response to an article about hopes for future employment in manufacturing and services, writes Dr Michael Redwood on ILM.
TheSauerReport notes that mid-July witnessed the last deliveries for cured hides into Italian tanners and late July will be the last time fresh hides are delivered in before the summer shut-down period, baring a few selected deliveries which always continue.
Luxury group LVMH has reported revenues of €28.7 billion for the first six months of 2021, an increase of 53% compared to the same period last year, reports Leatherbiz
Different materials have different benefits, but labels can often be confusing. This straightforward guide, created by Leather Naturally, sets out some common labelling descriptions and explains how to interpret them in easy-to-understand terms.
"Because of their long-term vision, family businesses are often very caring. They want to have an impact, the feeling of leaving something positive behind, a legacy. "