• cotance@euroleather.com

Stoica Tonea

https://euroleather.com/media/com_jbusinessdirectory/pictures/companies/0/TONEA _ face-1411641412.jpg
Stoica Tonea

Romania

Categories:
General info

1 - How did you come to the leather industry?


The tradition of making garments runs in my family. I have known from a young age how to appreciate the quality of natural materials and to develop my own opinion regarding the way leather is processed and the path it follows until it becomes a finished product.


After the revolution in 1990, I continued producing and marketing leather goods, and, being aware of the opportunities provided by this field, I was set on this path by the desire to make my own raw material and to grow professionally.


2 – What job are you performing in the leather industry?


At present, I have my own tannery, a business I started from scratch, with the opportunity to coordinate a team of people who have joined me in dedicating themselves to the projects we have developed over the years. We produce a wide range of leather for footwear, leather goods, garments and upholstery.


In parallel, we continue the family tradition by producing leather goods and waistcoats for men and women.


3 - What qualification or training did you do to be there?


In my case, the training I had was not related to the tannery field. I found a great challenge in the desire to push myself and to prove that, ‘where there's a will, there's a way’. I learned everything from the trades people I was managing. I became skilled by working and no effort was in vain.


Collaboration with partners from countries with an old tradition in the field and the high standards imposed by these partnerships have allowed us to constantly develop and continuously improve.


4 - What do you (most) appreciate in your job?


This field is part of the great family of the fashion industry. It is related to art. There are no limits and it constantly provides an aim you want to reach.

  • What (s)he says about the job:
  • This field is part of the great family of the fashion industry. It is related to art. There are no limits and it constantly provides an aim you want to reach.
  • Works at:
  • Taro Industry SRL
  • Job:
  • Tannery owner / Production supervisor

Latest News

Position statement on leather alternatives

Global Leather Industry Position Statement on Alternatives to Leather There are more and more new materials appearing on the fashion, design and upholstery for transport and interiors markets, with the stated ambition of replacing leather as the material of choice. This is usually on the basis of...

EU TCLF sectors: Social Partners demand dedicated EU action

European TCLF sectors: Social Partners demand dedicated EU action to safeguard the industries and their workers Following the European Commission’s update of the 2020 New Industrial Strategy: ‘’Building a stronger Single Market for Europe’s Recovery’’, the European Social Partners for the Textile,...

Joint Declaration - Farm to Fork

Sad Anniversary for the EU Farm to Fork Strategy Without a comprehensive impact assessment, we will not be celebrating the one year anniversary of the Farm to Fork strategy. As a partner in the European Livestock Voice, COTANCE has subscribed this Joint Declaration - English version.   Also...

Open letter on the message of Piñatex in the EPO competition

COTANCE OPEN LETTER ON PINATEX’ MESSAGE IN THE EUROPEAN PATENT OFFICE (EPO) INVENTOR’s AWARD COMPETITION   Not like that, Mrs Hijosa! Tanners recycle a residue of red meat production since the eve of time. No cattle, no sheep, no goat is slaughtered for its hide or skin and if they are not further...

Projects