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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

Traceability and Transparency in the TCLF industries

Traceability and Transparency in the TCLF industries What do these terms mean? Traceability is the capacity to track and trace a product to its origin, and Transparency is the level of public disclosure of the suppliers in a given value chain. They have become key concepts among apparel and...

Open letter to Stella McCartney

Ending the use of leather? Are you sure?   Dear Mrs McCartney, You are promoting a pledge to end the use of leather in the fashion industry in the context of COP 26, maybe even as a response to our sector’s Leather Manifesto. We understand that there are people, like you, who for philosophical...

COP26 Leather Manifesto

International Leather Industry Calls on COP26 to Reduce Reliance on Fossil-Fuels, Prioritise Natural Materials Brussels, 28 October, 2021 – COTANCE, along with 30 other international leather industry organizations, today called on the 2021 United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP26) to have a...

Milestone in the SELAMBQ project

European tanners of Spanish Entrefino lambskins complete important milestone in their quality improvement initiative   SELAMBQ (Spanish Entrefino Lambskin Quality) is the acronym of one of the concrete actions taken by a group of Spanish, Italian and French tanners coordinated by COTANCE and...