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Footwear brand Veja has published a detailed report on its carbon footprint. It said in the report that the raw materials it uses to make its shoes contribute 71% of its total carbon footprint. It went on to say that leather accounts for 97% of the impact of all of its raw materials.
Glove brand Maison Fabre has introduced a new model, the Larzac, paying special tribute to its credentials as a local, ethical and environmentally responsible product, reports Leatherbiz.
The Italian luxury fashion label said its investment in Centric Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) follows its newly launched initiative called "Innovation and Tradition, Together", reports ILM.
Raffaello is a natural and homogeneous skin, with a very fine grain, an aniline dyed full grain semi-aniline. The strong character of the finish is given by the dark tips (tiny tips) with a slight shiny effect that create an evident sense of depth in the structure.
Mulberry announced it will no longer use exotic leather. Brooks Brothers does the same. The news report could end here: two brands, British and US-based, respectively (even though owned by an Italian), add reptiles and ostrich to the list of materials they will no longer use for their collections.
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