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Pittards Leather

Pittards Leather

Sherborne Rd, Yeovil, United Kingdom

General info

We have been producing leather at our tannery in Somerset since 1826. Even from these early days, high quality has been our main objective. We are constantly developing new leathers, through innovative chemical and process technologies, whilst maintaining our time honoured practices in the production of more traditional leathers. Our staff have a huge knowledge base which, combined with our commitment to our customers has established us as one of the world's leading manufacturers of technical and performance leathers along with beautiful dress, saddlery and gloving leathers.

Pittards is the preferred supplier ofhigh performance leatherfor many global brands ofgloves,shoes,luxury leathergoodsandsports equipment.

We seek to grow our business by offering innovative leathers which are differentiated from competing products by their performance properties, quality and consistency and which are backed by the highest standards of customer service.

Latest News

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Arthur Bevan Harris

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