R. Central de Campos, 720,
Apartado 3036
4431-801 Avintes

+351 227 820 268

Dias Ruivo, headed in Avintes, Vila nova de Gaia, holds the oldest record of its existence in 1936. At the beginning of its activity, the drummers were still moved by hand, in 1945, the second generation took over the management of the company and birthed its industrialisation and modernisation. 

The current productive unit has suffered several changes throughout the years to increase the productive capacity and also its competitivity, being managed by the third family generation.

Dias Ruivo is characterised by the development and production of high-end leather, aesthetically innovative, and differentiated, that works leather since the tanned stage – wet-blue, wet-white and 100% plant origin tannery – from the finished product, trading their articles to the accessories, furniture and mainly, footwear sectors.

It’s of extreme importance for Dias Ruivo the ongoing development of new products, that bring innovation and differentiation to their collections. Being a product of strategic priority, Dias Ruivo is currently a reference in the international market in disruptive innovation concerns. 

By the course of having unique products, where excellent technical properties are combined to a singular aesthetic innovation, Dias Ruivo is capable of the elevated appreciation of their products, has created throughout the years a privileged relationship with several fashion brands of the international circuit, with whom they sustain rooted partnerships in the joint innovation and customisation. The company’s vision is to stand at the forefront of the authenticity and creativity in leather articles able to provide a sustainable response to the growing fragmentation of products.