NEWS RELEASE TRANSMITTED BY CCNMatthews

FOR:  DANIER LEATHER INC.

TSX SYMBOL:  DL.SV

JANUARY 12, 2005 - 19:27 ET

Danier Leather Inc. Fiscal 2005 Second Quarter Results 
Conference Call

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - Jan. 15, 2005) - Danier Leather Inc. 
(TSX:DL.SV)

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                               DANIER LEATHER INC.
                      FISCAL 2005 SECOND QUARTER RESULTS
                                CONFERENCE CALL
                          WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 19, 2005

                                   4:30 P.M.

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

                  YOU ARE INVITED TO PARTICIPATE IN THE CALL

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               Date:  Wednesday, January 19, 2005

               Time:  4:30 p.m. Eastern Time

            To Join:  Toronto 416-695-7848
                      Rest of Canada / United States 1-888-280-8771
                      Quote Danier Leather Inc. Conference Call 
                      With chairperson Jeffrey Wortsman

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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 January 19th, 2005, a taped 
rebroadcast will be available to listeners until January 26th, 2005. To 
access the rebroadcast, dial 416-695-5275 (Toronto) or 1-866-518-1010 
(rest of Canada and the United States), and quote Danier Leather Inc. 
Conference Call with chairperson Jeffrey Wortsman.

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