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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

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

Les Portes du Cuir - Stand CTC
From 27 to 09-29 - 87200 Saint-Junien (France)

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

Leather and fashion industry news

  • Promising 'Less Waste' and 'Lower Impact,' Everlane to Launch Tread Sneaker Collection | California Apparel News
  • Vans Custom Culture 2019 Shoe Art Competition Semi-Final: How to Vote –
  • Is 2019 The Year Fashion Finally Takes Sustainability Seriously?
  • Luxury footwear guru Tamara Mellon, Hint Water mastermind Kara Goldin, and 4 more experts share their tricks for making an e-commerce business a runaway success
  • Harry Potter Vans shoes, apparel and accessories are coming
  • trade imbalance: Higher import duty sought on Chinese leather, footwear
  • Mobile custom footwear retailer leaps into stores with AI
  • How to Make Sustainable Fashion People Will Actually Buy | Intelligence, BoF Professional | BoF
  • JD Sports rewarded for focus on millennials
  • TOMS Launches Initiative to Help Aussie Youth
  • The best work-life bags and purses of 2019, reviewed
  • Nike is Seeking a Trademark Registration For the Word "Footware" —
  • Puma BioEvolution Sneakers - Using Bacteria For A Perfect Fit | WTVOX
  • 3D Printed Footwear Market Forecasted to Reach $5.9 Billion by 2029
  • Converse Reenters the Basketball Market With All Star Pro BB Shoes –
  • Marx Realty signs 25,000 s/f deal with Foot Locker
  • Adidas FUTURECRAFT.LOOP: the Brand’s First-Ever 100% Recyclable Sneakers
  • Dr Martens could soon be up for sale or on the stock market
  • Pull&Bear, Stradivarius team up with Havaianas - News : Retail (#1088045)
  • On Cloudswift Review: 100 Mile Rundown –
  • Puma releases sneaker that triggers interactive AR content
  • Puma QR Code shoes deliver augmented reality experience
  • 3D-Printed Footwear Could Become a $6.5B Industry in the Next 10 Years –
  • Top 100 Shoes Trends in April
  • Discovering Manufacture De Souliers, Louis Vuitton’s hub based in Fiesso d’Artico: focus on Highsnobiety’s report
  • What China’s Unexpected March Manufacturing Growth Means for Retailers –
  • Softstar Shoes: Where Slow Fashion Meets Sustainability
  • REV'IT Debuts New Airbag Suit Technology
  • CHANEL Department Store Opens At Champs-Élysées In Paris
  • How To Wear Leather Now
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