Congrats to Hydes Leather for becoming Alcantara’s exclusive automotive distributor in the United States and Canada. … [Read more...] about Hydes Leather is Now Alcantara’s Exclusive Auto Distributor
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Auto upholstery shops across North America were recently shocked to hear that their go-to suppliers for Alcantara are no longer selling the popular fabric. And if they are, that inventory is about to run out. Flooded with questions from trimmers, we did some research on the issue. Here’s what we found out. … [Read more...] about Here’s Where You Can Still Buy Alcantara
Curious why Alcantara is so expensive? Turns out the answer has as much to do with logistics as it does with quality and brand marketing. … [Read more...] about Why is Alcantara So Expensive?
Alcantara! Alcantara! Alcantara! These days, it's the only fabric customers seem to know by name. But how many people – auto trimmers included – even know what it is? In a light-hearted article titled "What The Hell is Alcantara, Anyway?," automotive news blog Jalopnik breaks it down. … [Read more...] about Alcantara: Beyond the Hype