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FOR:  DANIER LEATHER INC.

TSE SYMBOL:  DL

APRIL 18, 2002 - 08:04 EDT

Danier Leather Inc. Fiscal 2002 Third Quarter Conference
Call

TORONTO, ONTARIO-- 


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                            CONFERENCE CALL INVITATION

                               DANIER LEATHER INC.
                    FISCAL 2002 THIRD QUARTER CONFERENCE CALL
                           WEDNESDAY, APRIL 24, 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 THIRD QUARTER RESULTS. 

YOU ARE INVITED TO PARTICIPATE IN THE CALL 


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Date:    Wednesday, April 24, 2002 

Time:    4:00 p.m. Eastern Time 

To Join: Canada / United States 1-888-489-9496 

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.Q1234.com. 

For those unable to participate on April 24th, a taped rebroadcast
will be available to listeners until midnight on May 1st, 2002. To
access the rebroadcast, dial 1-800-558-5253, access code 20519492.

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)
bryan@danier.com