It was a really fun month on The Hog Ring. We covered industry news, highlighted shops, announced giveaways and more. Here’s a look back at September 2022.
Congrats to Bret Harbison of Concord Customs in Brentwood, Tennessee, for winning Apex Leather’s four hides giveaway.
The Hog Ring would like to wish a very happy and safe Labor Day to all of our fellow auto trimmers taking a break from the daily grind.
A custom auto upholstery shop in Anderson, California, was recently damaged in a fire.
If Keyston Bros isn’t one of your trim shop’s top suppliers, you’re missing out on quality products, affordable prices and unrivaled customer service.
International Leather Maker (ILM) is hosting a Digital Automotive Leather Supply Chain Forum this month.
The BMW Group says it will begin offering “fully vegan” interiors on some of its most popular vehicles starting in 2023.
The 2022 Detroit Auto Show featured a woman wearing a gown made from popular automotive fabric Dinamica.
Haartz Corporation is partnering with Green Theme Technologies Inc. to enhance the performance of durable water repellent finishes and make their topping products safer for the environment.
If you think it’s difficult to establish a successful auto upholstery business in North America, try doing it in Africa.
NC Carpet Binding & Equipment has introduced a twin-needle piping foot that every trim shop needs.
Industry supplier Earl Richey Owen, Jr. of Dallas, Texas, has died at age 67.
Trimmer Jack S. Lewis of Calvert City, Kentucky, has died at age 75.
Keyston Bros is celebrating every trim shop’s favorite and friendliest staff member — its shop dog!
Tune in to the latest episode of NC Shop Talk to hear Brent Parker of Brent Parker Motor Trimming talk about his shop in New South Wales, Australia.
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