Bleeding leather – Case #157

December 4, 2013


“A picture is worth a thousand words”. Practical solutions to problems encountered in the manufacturing process that demonstrate how we assist our customers’ factories to produce Right from the Start TM.


Problem: 20,000 sqft of cowhide crust with low rub fastness. If shoes are produced with this leather, it will stain the user’s socks or feet. The white cloth in the picture shows the tranference of color when rubbing the leather with it.

case 157 pic 1 impactiva leather qa


Impactiva solution: we got the tannery to rework the lot.

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