READ CAREFULLY – IMPORTANT INFORMATION THAT AFFECTS YOU
WE MUST RECEIVE THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION WITH YOUR SKIN(S): CUSTOMERS NAME, COMPLETE PHYSICAL SHIPPING ADDRESS (NOT P.O. BOX), PHONE NUMBER, CITES TAG NUMBER FOR EACH SKIN (not state tag number), WITH CORRESPONDING COLOR CHOICE FOR EACH SKIN FROM OUR LIST OF CONTRACT TANNING COLORS. WE HAVE A PDF FORM ON OUR WEBSITE THAT WE PREFER YOU USE WITH MORE COMPLETE INFORMATION.
SKINS ALSO MUST BE RECEIVED WITH THE DEPOSIT PAYMENT (CHECK OR CREDIT CARD INFORMATION).
SKINS THAT ARE RECEIVED WITHOUT THIS INFORMATION WILL INCUR AN INCOMPLETE DOCUMENT FEE OF $50.00 PER SKIN AND BE HELD FOR 5 DAYS AWAITING THIS INFORMATION. AFTER THAT THEY WILL BE RETURNED TO YOU FREIGHT COLLECT.
WE CANNOT ENTER SKINS INTO OUR TRACKING SYSTEM WITHOUT ALL OF THIS INFORMATION AND WE HAVE THOUSANDS OF SKINS HERE TO KEEP SEPERATE THAT ARE TRACKED BY THIS SYSTEM. THERE WILL BE NO EXCEPTIONS TO THIS RULE.
ALL TANNING, COLORING AND FINISHING IS DONE AT OWNER'S RISK. WE CANNOT WARRANT FINAL RESULTS DUE TO THE MANY INHERENT PROBLEMS WITH SKINS PRIOR TO OUR RECEIPT, OFTEN NOT OBVIOUS UNTIL TANNING IS COMPLETE. EVEN HEALED AND/OR OPEN SCARS CAN RESULT IN HOLES IN THE SKIN AFTER HANDLING IN THE MANY PHASES OF THE TANNING PROCESS.
Thank you for asking about our Contract Tanning Program for alligator and crocodile skins. Here is a brief overview to get you started on the journey of having your sport hunted alligator or crocodile made into a beautiful finished product.
About AmtanAmerican Tanning and Leather LLC is the oldest and largest exotic leather tannery in the USA, and one of the top 5 reptile tanners worldwide. We are a 4th generation family business owned and operated by the Plott family, and we are located in Griffin, Georgia.
Why we are the bestAmerican Tanning and Leather LLC supplies tanned alligator and crocodile leather to the top luxury brands and fashion houses worldwide, as well as esteemed western boot giants and accessory manufactures. We process more than 30,000 alligator and crocodile skins per year, and our tannery currently occupies more than 60,000 square feet of space. We specialize exclusively in tanning skins for the luxury leather market, and because we tan your skins with our skins, we pass this specialized tanning service on to you.
How will your skin compare to the luxury brands' skins?
The tannage you receive from us is no different than the tannage of a skin any luxury brand in Europe or Asia would buy from us, and often, your skins would be processed with theirs.