Getting to know leather
Quality of the raw material, reliability in procurement, advanced technologies for an impeccable product. Each type of raw leather requires a different tanning process depending on the product required.
How we choose the best leather
A high quality leather is the company’s first goal.
The choice of leather is of fundamental importance for the successful quality of the article to be realized. The different geographical areas of origin of the leather determine its natural qualities and defects (structure, appearance and, obviously, cutting potential).
ILG counts suppliers from different continents, some of which have fiduciary and ten-year partnerships. According to the article to be produced, raw hides are bought from:
• European companies for the high segment of the ‘automotive’ market and upholstery.
• European cows for the high segment of the upholstery market.
• South American bulls and cattle for the printed leather segment of the automotive and upholstery markets.
Leather manufacturing process
La tecnologia al servizio dell’eccellenza conciaria