April Newsletter

Sustainable Leather Foundation Newsletter

Transparency just got visible! Find out more about the launch of our Transparency Dashboard taking place on 19th May 2021 at 2.00 pm, along with all our other development news in this latest edition of the newsletter

World Earth Day 2021

Sustainable Leather Foundation

Restoring Our Earth is bigger than one solution or one country’s efforts. We must come together as a global community to make changes, and more importantly make them quickly.

Mulberry launches, The Mulberry Made to Last Manifesto

On Tuesday 20th April 2021, Mulberry England launched The Mulberry Made to Last Manifesto to suppliers and key industry partners, ahead of the public launch which will coincide with World Earth Day on Thursday 22nd April 2021.

Upcoming Collaboration Hub Meetings

Advisory Board Meeting

A reminder of the dates, times and connection information for our next round of collaboration meetings – Facility Governance, Deforestation and Biodiversity, Consumer Communication and Social Responsibility.

Mulberry extends post consumption drive

Leather Production

On Monday 15th March 2021, Mulberry England launched its luxury resale presence on Vestiaire Collective, an online platform that sells pre-loved luxury items. Mulberry are the second approved brand partner on the platform and items from Mulberry’s buy-back and refurbish scheme, Mulberry Exchange are listed on the platform with the “Brand Approved” tag on the […]

March Newsletter

Sustainable Leather Foundation Newsletter

Our latest news round up focuses on fostering relationships, collaboration and partnership!

Leather Alternatives Put To The Test

Commissioned by Cotance (The European Confederation of Tanners), FILK (an independent Research Institute for Leather and Synthetic Materials) has conducted a study to compare the 9 most commonly “heralded” alternatives to leather and tested them on a range of metrics against the real thing.

February Newsletter

Sustainable Leather Foundation

Our latest news round up including information on our Advisory Groups, Collaboration, our next Meeting and new team member Terrie!

Terra Carta

textile leather

The Sustainable Leather Foundation are proud to be signatories to the Terra Carta.

Inaugural Partnership Meeting

Advisory Board Meeting

On Tuesday 19th January 2021 we held our first Partnership Meeting to update our founding partners and invited guests on the development progress of the Foundation. 78 delegates registered from 57 different organisations across the whole value chain of the leather industry – from leather manufacturers, brands, chemical companies, machinery companies, testing houses, technology providers, […]