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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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CNAS certificate

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

Laboratory testing in Vietnam, China, France...

Leather and fashion Trade shows

From 03-31 to 04-02/2020 - Hong Kong (Chine)

Expoprotection - Stand CTC
From 03 to 11-05/2020 - Paris (France)

Leather and fashion industry news

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  • 15 Designer Bags That Are Actually Works of Art — Rebag
  • Clove: The Footwear Start-up On A Mission To Improve The Lives Of Healthcare Professionals
  • Must Read: How Gucci Is Making Its Workplace More Inclusive, Amina Muaddi Joins Fenty and More
  • Nike has launched a new shoe designed for nurses and other “everyday heroes”
  • LVMH: A Timeline Behind the Building of the World's Most Valuable Luxury Goods Conglomerate —
  • Casca aims to revamp shoe retail, manufacturing with 3D printers
  • Terry de Havilland obituary | Fashion | The Guardian
  • Interview with RESA's Glen Hinshaw on 3D Printing Shoes
  • Adidas shifts robotic Speedfactory activities to Asia
  • China's Anta Sports and Heilan Home join ranks of fashion giants —
  • Voxel8 Returns to 3D Print Shoe Uppers > ENGINEERING.com
  • Private consumption: Textiles EU's fourth largest cause of environmental pressures after food, housing, transport —
  • Italian shoemaker Velasca opens debut UK store
  • Nike Leaves Amazon and Others May Follow It in This Decision
  • Pingree Detroit Aims to Disrupt the Leather Waste Cycle — SEEN
  • Adidas FUTURECRAFT.LOOP Closes the Circle of Sustainable Footwear
  • Best Colorful Leather Pieces to Wear All Season Long
  • Micam X Debut to Address the Future of Footwear –
  • Nike released a shoe for 'everyday heroes' like doctors, nurses and home health aides
  • Salomon unveils running shoes that get turned into ski boots
  • US Tariff Revenue Hit a Record $7 Billion in September –
  • Adidas is shutting down its Speedfactories in Germany and the US —
  • Adidas To Shut Speedfactories in US, Germany
  • EOS North America and Additive Minds launch Digital Foam to support development of 3D printed foam applications
  • Top 100 Shoes Trends in November
  • Footwear manufacturer Camper streamlines design processes with BCN3D 3D printers
  • Footwear brand Camper integrates 3D printing in design process - News : creation (#1152728)
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