NEWS RELEASE TRANSMITTED BY CCNMatthews

FOR:  DANIER LEATHER INC.

TSX SYMBOL:  DL

AUGUST 1, 2002 - 10:18 EDT

Danier Leather Inc. Conference Call Invitation

TORONTO, ONTARIO-- 


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DANIER LEATHER INC.
FISCAL 2002 YEAR END RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 7, 2002

4:00 P.M.

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

YOU ARE INVITED TO PARTICIPATE IN THE CALL 

Date:    Wednesday, August 7, 2002 

Time:    4:00 p.m. Eastern Time 

To Join:  Canada / United States 1-888-694-1314 

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  

For those unable to participate on August 7th, a taped rebroadcast
will be available to listeners until midnight on August 14th, 
2002. To access the rebroadcast, dial 1-800-558-5253, access code 
20774817. 

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