Information on Fur

Animal Lobby to Pay 58,000 Euro for Breaking in to Fur Farm

News - October 19, 2017 - Norwegian animal lobby activists put mink in danger of disease while producing 'sensational' undercover footage on fur farms. Caught lying in front of the court they were sentenced to pay damages totalling 58,000 euro.

Gucci Has Made an Uninformed Decision

News - October 12, 2017 - Fashion brand Gucci's decision to go fur free appears uninformed if the aim indeed is to do better for animals and environment. Natural fur is well integrated in Europe's circular bio-economy and a sustainable alternative to today's fast fashion trends.

Hungarian Design Event Endorsed by EU Commission

News - October 11, 2017 - The fur design workshop was endorsed by the European Commission as a best practices example of vocational training and education for 2017.

Former Discovering Fur Participant Debuts with New Fur Collection

News - September 20, 2017 - More than half a year ago ChloƩ Corrillon made a promise. She vowed to start using fur in her fashion collections.

Global Fur Fashion Design Competition Calls for Design Talents

News - September 11, 2017 - The International Fur Federation opens applications for the 14th annual global fur design competition Remix.

Fur Farming Vital For Strong Economy in Poland

News - September 7, 2017 - Fur farming plays a crucial role for a strong and stable economy in Poland, a new independent study presented at the 27th Economic Forum in Krynica finds out.

Finnish Fur Farmers Take Immediate Action to Prevent Isolated Cases of Oversized Foxes in the Future

News - August 29, 2017 - Although it is only a limited problem, Finnish fur farmers now recruits additional vets and intensifies cooperation with authorities in order to effectively put an end to the breeding of oversized foxes. The implementation of the science-based animal welfare programme WelFur also plays an important role.

Fur Cycling Team Raises Money to Fight Cancer

News - August 4, 2017 - The Dutch fur sector raises money to fight one of the deadliest forms of cancer. People within the sector have put together a team called Fur Life in an effort to help medical research into brain tumours.

Fashion to Farm: Inspirational Designer Becomes Fur Farmer

News - June 12, 2017 - Driven by the desire to explain to customers how the fur value chain works, the youngest furrier in Norway goes to work on a fur farm for a week.

World Fur Trade is Booming Despite China Slowdown

News - June 6, 2017 - Despite a predicted slow down in the Chinese luxury sector, new figures reveal that the fashion and interior design sectors continues to drive fur production in Europe and North America with fur items more popular than ever.
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