Seaton is establishing a team of international leather technicians based in major leather producing centres around the world. Currently, we maintain finishing and wet-end resources located in Santa Croce, Italy. These expert technicians are visiting Seaton markets on a regular basis in order to support the Seaton local sales organizations. Their expertise and up-to-date know-how of Italian trends and techniques is invaluable to our customers.


Seaton has established large team of specialist local technicians. These local technical personnel are specialized in different articles, from garment to shoe upper to handbag leathers, and they utilize their specific technical skills and local knowledge to offer support to the Seaton sales organizations on a day-to-day basis.


The Seaton technical staff, both international and local, are fully supported by our state-of-the-art application laboratory in Panyu, Guangzhou. In this facility, they are able to make trials for customers, develop new articles and evaluate new products.


Guangzhou Technical Service Centre

In 2013, Seaton established a brand new, fully equipped Application Laboratory in Panyu, Guangzhou. The facility is staffed by a team of trained, experienced technicians and is capable of making almost all types of leather application trials and physical tests.



The Finishing Lab is fully equipped and can provide the following processes:
  • Spraying
  • Roller-coating
  • Embossing
  • Roto-ironing
  • Stone polishing
  • Felt polishing
  • Dry milling


The Wet-End Lab is equipped with various sizes of stainless steel drums where can carry out the following process:
  • Retannage
  • Fatliquoring
  • Dyeing
  • Toggling


The Physical Testing Lab is fully equipped and can carry out the following tests:
  • Wet & Dry Flex (Bally)
  • Wet & Dry Rub (Veslic)
  • Cold Flex (Bally)
  • Abrasion (Taber)
  • Adhesion
  • Heat & Humidity Resistance