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International Leather Makers interview Auburn Leather Company

Lisa Howlett, 5th generation Owner of Auburn Leather Company tells Martin Ricker about its genuine lace leather and the commitment to craftsmanship that has allowed the family owned, Kentucky-based leather maker to thrive since 1863 Read Full Interview Here  

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Footwear News Featured Lisa Howlett in Article “Family Ties”

Barbara Schneider-Levy spent a little time interviewing Lisa Howlett, President of Auburn Leather Company located in Auburn, Kentucky. Lisa answered questions on the current shoe lace trends, the boat shoe craze, staying domestically sourced, business growth, and her company’s contribution […]

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Bloomberg Business Profiles Auburn Leather

Bloomberg Business writer James Tarmy spent some time with Lisa Howlett recently discussing the state of the leather industry and how Auburn Leather remains flexible and optimistic about the future despite leather price spikes related to drought and evolving beef […]

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2013 Small Business Exporter of the Year

Auburn Leather Company Named Ex-Im Bank Small Business Exporter of the Year Ex-Im Bank insurance helps Kentucky company creates jobs and increase exports Washington, D.C. – Auburn Leather Company, a Kentucky-based small business that manufacturers leather laces for footwear and […]

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Lacing ‘Em Up

The Bowling Green Daily News featured an in-depth article profiling Auburn Leather’s operation, history, and success in the region both as a leather tanner and the industry leader in leather shoe-lace manufacturing. Story by Robyn L. Minor • Photos by […]

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