Leather or not? Be transparentJuly 31
Putting leather to the smell testDec. 5, 2016
For most Americans, that rich, sweet, musky smell of new-car leather is a big part of its enduring appeal. Not so for the Chinese. They can't stand it. And the problem has become so frustrating for premium automakers there that one U.K. supplier of the most luxurious hides employs a Chinese leather technician to help sniff out the problem.
GM gets letter from Morrissey encouraging vegan leather in 'eco-friendly' carsNov. 23, 2016
AutoNews Now: AutoNation, TrueCar to try againApril 29, 2016
Musk asked to make Tesla animal friendlyJune 10, 2015
Lear Q1 net income, revenue up after Eagle Ottawa acquisitionApril 24, 2015
Seating and electronics supplier Lear acquired leather supplier Eagle Ottawa in the first quarter and said that net income during the period increased 20 percent and revenue jumped 3.7 percent from the year earlier.