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Laboratory testing for fashion, luxury, sport, PPE markets...

Armed with expertise that began in 1899, CTC has become a market leader through a one-of-a-kind research centre for leather, footwear, leather goods and gloves.

CTC provides solutions for manufacturers, distributors and brands, in the fashion, luxury goods, sport, and personal protective equipment (PPE) markets, as well as in the environmental sector.

CTC's customer-focused services include all the steps required for design, manufacturing, sourcing and distribution, covering raw materials, such as leather and textiles, components such as metal pieces, or finished products such as fashion accessories or items of clothing.

Laboratory accreditation
(Chemical & Physical testing)

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Worldwide implantation (Vietnam, Hong Kong, China, France...)

Laboratory testing in Vietnam, China, France...

Leather and fashion Trade shows

98th China International Occupational Safety & Health Goods Expo - CIOSH - Stand CTC
From 20 to 04-22 - Shanghai (Chine)

Première Vision Leather - Stand CTC
From 17 to 09-19 - Villepinte (France)

A+A - Stand CTC
From 05 to 11-08 - Düsseldorf (Allemagne)

Leather and fashion industry news

  • Anya Hindmarch's Weave Project Sets Fashion Editors A Climbing Challenge
  • 2 Hot New York Brands to Watch in 2019
  • Dow, Dassault Systèmes, and ECCO Introduce New 3D Printed QUANT-U Shoe Midsoles
  • Expensive trainers really DO make you a better runner! | Daily
  • Prada creates diversity council after blackface outrage to ‘elevate voices of colour’ in fashion industry
  • Marion Parke Continues To Reshape The Luxury Shoe Experience
  • Under Armour’s inventory reduction leaves the brand in a stronger position
  • Skechers Takes Full Control of Business in India in Preparation for Expansion –
  • Crocs Introduces Reviva Comfort Tech in New Sandal Collection –
  • Fashion reboot: why Dr Martens keep coming back in style | Fashion | The Guardian
  • Dull trend at Première Vision Paris as exhibition highlights market slowdown and difficulties
  • The world meets up in Milan: Lineapelle, the most dynamic business experience in the global leather industry, kicks off on Wednesday
  • How Brands Like Chanel Reinvent The Store To Make Luxury More Engaging
  • Cambodia's garment-footwear exports rise 24%: NBC - Fibre2Fashion
  • Revolutionary Fashion Designers who use 3D Printing in their Designs
  • Cult Accessories Label Wandler Launches Footwear | News & Analysis, News Bites | BoF
  • LVMH Made Record $53.5 Billion In 2018, Paris Fashion Gets Sustainable
  • Leather sector to benefit immensely from rising Chinese labour cost: CLE
  • Insoles Fight Parkinson's Symptoms by Stimulating Nerves in Your Feet
  • Sneakerheads Can Use This Augmented Reality App to See How Those New Kicks Look on Their Feet « Mobile AR News
  • Shoe Trends 2019: Vogue's Guide To The Shoe Trends You Need To Know
  • The Future Is Now: Puma Reveals Self-Lacing Sneakers Known as Fi
  • wanna kicks lets you virtually try on sneakers before you buy them
  • 3D Printing and Innovation in the Apparel Industry
  • From plastic waste to shoe of the future: Firm exhibits "closed loop" production line at sports trade show
  • Adidas will more than double production of shoes made of recycled plastic
  • These 3D printed shoes were inspired by nature and look fierce
  • Virgin Galactic taps Under Armour to design next-gen space apparel
  • Rihanna and LVMH Reportedly Plan to Launch Luxury Fashion Brand –
  • Under Armour Using AI for Fitness Data
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