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Life as UTZ

Pastores - Leather, People & Business

Posted by Tony Utrera on

Pastores - Leather, People & Business

UTZ headquarters is based in antigua, Pastores is 15 minutes away. We've known it for quite a while, one of our first artisans, Don Checha, lives there. But we never really explored it until recently. The main street has over 50 retail boot shops, (which of course I took the liberty of taking a picture of almost each one), I entered the shops, and talked with the owners for a bit. Competition must be hard....or so I thought. While each store fights to stand out, and do excellent work, I found that pretty much everybody knows everybody, and they are working...

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