S&V Weekly Newsletter Vol.2 No.44, November 7, 2016
S&V Footwear and Leather Goods / S&V African Leather/ S&V Protect
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Sutherland creditors’ meeting
Pietermaritzburg (SA) – Creditors of Sutherland Tannery (Pty) Ltd gave business rescue practitioner Stowell & Co an extension until February 27, 2017, to negotiate with potential investors and formulate a way forward, attorney Neil Button said after today’s first creditors’ meeting.
Counterfeit factory: Owner charged
Extracts from www.iol.co.za
Women’s small sizes
November 8-10: ATF Exhibition, CTICC, Cape Town. See above.
They Said It
"You caught me on a good day! Feel like working!!!! Every now and again people phone me up asking what I do after finding my name in the mag. I then ask what they’re looking for and if 'I feel like it' I might decide if I supply that or not!" - GW Cowie & Co Agencies’ Allison Gans. I think she was joking. I’m sure she was joking.
ABSA Agri Trends 1/11: Hides & skins prices
The average bovine hide price over the past week was R15.17/kg green. Hide prices are determined by the average of RMAA and independent companies. The average price for Dorper skins was R34.58/skin and Merino was R80.38/skin.
Birthdays this week
07/11/1966: Leslie Govender, Godvast, Durban.
In Memoriam this week
07/11/2004: Ralph Mossop (b. 04/12/1913), Mossop & Son (now Mossop Western Leathers), Cape Town.
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Trade Fair dates
For a list of local and international trade fairs covering footwear, leather goods, leather and PPE, visit our website: http://www.svmag.co.za/events.php
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Next newsletter: November 14, 2016.