How to Recognise the Need for Leather Consulting Services

How to Recognise the Need for Leather Consulting Services

If your company is a brand, retailer, or leather manufacturer, BLC can help your business with leather consulting and auditing services.

BLC leather consulting gives you access to BLC’s full range of technical expertise in leather; its applications; the leather supply chain and the leather industry.


Your company can use BLC leather consulting services to:

  • Audit against the Leather Working Group (LWG) Environmental Standard
  • Audit in-house laboratories and gain BLC Laboratory Accreditation
  • Audit leather goods factories for mould contamination in leather product
  • Audit leather manufacturers for the restricted substance, chrome VI
  • Develop new products
  • Carry out research trials
  • Diagnose leather product faults and solve material problems
  • Support legal matters in confidence
  • Investigate the material performance of leather
  • Conduct lifecycle analysis of leather as a material
  • Map your leather supply chain


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When do you need leather consulting services?

When it comes to undertaking specialist leather projects in-house, BLC often finds that many companies tend to ‘go it alone’ then quickly find themselves struggling due to a gap in knowledge, technical expertise and/or lack of appropriate resources.

If there is a material, supply chain or research problem your company is trying to solve, BLC would recommend that you engage our leather consulting services from the start of the project. BLC places the customer at the centre of all projects and will provide your company with the best course of action to give you the desired results.

BLC understands that ‘time’ means ‘money’. That is why BLC works to scheduled timelines for each leather consulting project and delivers consistent communication with the customer throughout.


How can BLC leather consulting services help global brands and retailers?

As internationally renowned experts in the leather industry, BLC have the capability, capacity, and resources to provide your company with an effective solution.


At BLC, we work with many regional, international and global businesses including:

  • Luxury lifestyle brands
  • High street retailers
  • Online businesses
  • Leathergoods distributors, importers, and exporters
  • Leather manufactures and tanneries


BLC’s leather consulting services have been applied to many consumer product sectors including:

  • Upholstery, soft furnishings, and mattresses
  • Accessories
  • Clothing and apparel
  • Footwear
  • Jewellery, watches, and hardware
  • Homeware and decorative items


Does your company need leather consulting services? Get in touch with BLC.

If your business needs leather consulting support to solve a problem, develop a new product, identify risk areas in your supply chain or to audit suppliers, contact BLC today by emailing or telephone +44 (0)1604 679 999.

30 November 2017

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