Leather Inc. founded in 1966 by Thomas H. Shores Sr. in Hickory,
• Oldest Leather Upholstery Specialist
in the United States
• Family (Tommy Shores Jr.-CEO
& President) and Employee-Owned and Operated
• Vertically Integrated Manufacturer-We
own/operate our frame manufacturing shop, cushioning fabrication,
leather marking/cutting/sewing operations, and upholstering processes.
• Over 280 Skilled Craftspeople
and Artisans based in our Hickory, NC operations-most craftspeople
are 2nd and 3rd generation from this region.
• Over 600 Style Options, 200
Leathers, and 250 Fabrics to select from.
• Sister Companies include Statesville
Chair Company (design/residential) and
St. Timothy Chair (commercial and hospitality) Companies.