S&V Weekly Newsletter Vol.4 No.10, March 12, 2018
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DAFF to review leather import permits
Pretoria(SA) – The animal health department of the Department of Agriculture, Forestry & Fisheries is to review a policy requiring import permits for leather.
SHALC at APLF
The Skin, Hide & Leather Council will have a hospitality stand - 1E-B26 at the APLF fair. Chairman Ernest Heunis invites SA visitors to pop by.
Change at Strassbergers
Clanwilliam (SA) – Strassberger Skoene CEO Hennie du Plessis, who is 76, has announced that he is handing over the reins to his son, JJ. - +27 (0)27 482 1439, email@example.com
Cape Town (SA) – Pretoria-based attorney firm Vezi & De Beer Inc has confirmed that the application to have Chic Shoes (Pty) Ltd placed in liquidation will be heard on Monday, March 19.
SLTC Countdown - 11 weeks to go
When: May 18-20.
Safety footwear companies aid charities
Pinetown (SA) – Two of the country's safety footwear manufacturers have donated footwear to charities recently.
They Said It
"You've got to keep on trucking or you fall off your perch." - Matas Import & Export GM Wayne Little on business conditions.
Birthdays this week
12/03/1966: Matthew Hansen, CL Hansen Agencies, Durban.
In Memoriam this week
13/03/1997: Denis Kalil, Payless Shoes, Durban.
Do you have any names you’d like to add to our list of birthdays and In Memoriam? Please send the details.
ABSA Agri Trends 22/02: Hides & skins prices
No hide and skin prices this week.
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
The Southern Cape Regional Footwear Cluster is based in Great Brak River and supplies services and training to its members in the Southern Cape (Great Brak River and Oudsthoorn) as well as in the Western Cape (Cape Town). It is a Non- profit Company, funded by the DTI and its members and was establish to, among other objectives, develop and train future generations of well skilled Supervisory and operator production employees for the Footwear Industry.
News & Classifieds: Tony Dickson, +27 (0)31 209 7505, firstname.lastname@example.org
Next newsletter: March 19, 2018.