Barry’s currently away in China looking further develop our international trade links and build on our Queen’s Award success at the Guangzhou Shoe and Leather Fayre.
Guangzhou is a large city in the south of China in Guangdong province and home to 20,000,000 people. It’s a very modern, beautiful city. It stands on the Pearl river, which for many years has been a major trading route into China. Leather is a very large part of its trade and is probably the largest trading hub for leather in the world. […]
This weekend we were honoured to be awarded a Queen’s Award for Enterprise for outstanding achievement in the category of International Trade.
The Queen’s Award for Enterprise largely recognises our increasing success in exports, having radically grown the level of international trade within a few short years.
Each year, we process between 15,000 and 20,000 hides, turning them into into heavy leathers used in the shoe, equestrian, cricket, industrial, canine, belting and leather-goods trades. The products are sold all over the world – in Australia, Japan, China, Taiwan, India, Israel, the US, […]
Last month we visited the APLF Leather Fair in Hong Kong. Our Sales Manager Barry visits every year, and this time he took Alistair along with him.
Master Leatherseller Ian Russell MBE and Mrs Sue Russell meeting Barry and some of our international distributors at APLF 2017.
Alongside our Chinese and Japanese distributors, they showcased Thomas Ware’s products at the world’s leading leather trade show. It was an excellent opportunity to boost TWS’s profile in the leather industry and following their trip there are several exciting new developments in the […]