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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

A+A - Stand CTC
From 26 to 10-29 - Düsseldorf (Allemagne)

CIOSH - Stand ...
From 14 to 04-16 - Shanghai (Chine)

All China Leather Exhibition (ACLE) - Stand ...
From 08-31 to 09-02 - Shanghai (Chine)

Leather and fashion industry news

  • MICAM Milano Digital Show: Adding Value at Every Stage –
  • The Digital Fashion Report – Lyst x The Fabricant
  • DIOR opens new pop-up store in Soho dedicated to My ABCDior bags and personalisation – CPP-LUXURY
  • Macy’s launches exclusive collaborations celebrating Black creatives - News : collection (#1290853)
  • Asics Takes Human-Centric Design to Next Level at Asics’ Innovation Summit 2021 - Launching Two New Shoes, Optimized for the Most Popular Running Styles
  • Museo Salvatore Ferragamo in Florence presents the ‘SILK’ exhibition – CPP-LUXURY
  • The Waste Opportunity: How Fashion Could Turn Trash to Treasure | News & Analysis | BoF
  • Rare Sneaker Presents the First Ever Collectible NFT Sneaker Art
  • Satoshi Studio
  • Timberland to Launch Footwear Diversity Initiative For New Designers
  • Skechers x JGoldcrown Collection Launches in India
  • Gucci launches €12.99 sneakers. The catch? They’re virtual
  • Gucci releases first Virtual 25 sneaker that can only be worn in AR
  • Style icon: How to dress like Sidney Poitier | Gentleman's Journal
  • Upcycling Leather Fragments to Create Chaos Handbags
  • A virtual steal: the digital Gucci sneakers for sale at $17.99 | Fashion | The Guardian
  • 3M Company - Nike & 3M Collaborate on Iconic Sneakers
  • Adidas Investor Day: New Growth Strategy to Boost Sales Through 2025 –
  • Leather jackets: The epitome of men’s luxury outerwear | Luxury Lifestyle Magazine
  • Why print's en vogue with fashion brands - Newspaper Club
  • Carpet Company x Nike SB Dunks: Story Behind Arabic Design CV1677-100
  • London Fashion Week climaxes with Simone Rocha and the QEII Award - News : creation (#1282158)
  • Birkenstock sold to group backed by Bernard Arnault's LVMH
  • Jennifer C. | USPTO
  • Milan Fashion Week: The State of the Italian Footwear Industry in 2021 –
  • APLF launches Design-A-Bag competition 2021 - International Leather Maker
  • Engineer invents robotic globe to boost muscle grip
  • From Resale To Climate Positivity: 7 Sustainable Fashion Trends For 2021
  • What 2021 Could Mean for Fashion and Sustainability
  • Top 9 Sustainable Fashion Brands Leading the Circular Economy
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