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FOR:  DANIER LEATHER INC.

TSX SYMBOL:  DL

JULY 31, 2003 - 08:30 ET

Danier Leather Inc.: Conference Call Invitation

TORONTO, ONTARIO-- 


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                          DANIER LEATHER INC.
              FISCAL 2003 YEAR END RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
                        THURSDAY, AUGUST 7, 2003

                         9:00 A.M. EASTERN TIME

 JEFFREY WORTSMAN, PRESIDENT AND CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER, DANIEL SOPER,
 CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER AND BRYAN TATOFF, CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER, WILL
 HOST A TELEPHONE CONFERENCE CALL TO DISCUSS THE COMPANY'S 2003 YEAR END
                                RESULTS.

               YOU ARE INVITED TO PARTICIPATE IN THE CALL

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             Date:     Thursday, August 7, 2003

             Time:     9:00 a.m. Eastern Time

             To Join:  Toronto 416-695-9720
                       Rest of Canada / United States 1-888-280-8349
                       Quote Danier Leather Inc. 2003 Year End Results
                       Conference Call with chairperson Jeffrey Wortsman

To ensure your participation, please call in about five minutes before
the start of the call. The conference call will also be webcast at
www.danier.com or www.ccnmatthews.com 

A press release announcing Danier's 2003 year end results will be
available on the morning of August 7, 2003. For those unable to
participate on August 7th, 2003, a taped rebroadcast will be available
to listeners until August 14th, 2003. To access the rebroadcast, dial
416-252-1143 (Toronto) or 1-866-518-1010 (rest of Canada and the United
States), and quote Danier Leather Inc. Conference Call with chairperson
Jeffrey Wortsman.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT:
Danier Leather Inc.
Bryan Tatoff
Senior Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer
(416) 762-8175 ext. 328
(416) 762-7408 (FAX)
bryan@danier.com