DKLS aims for consumer leather seat customisation

By CARSIFU | 9 March 2021

KUALA LUMPUR: DK Leather Seats Sdn Bhd (DKLS) is gearing up to meet the demand for automotive leather seats which has been increasing substantially since the 1960s in tandem with the rapid growth of the automotive industry.

Aiming to stay relevant and building a strong future for itself, the company is differentiating itself by venturing into the business to consumer (B2C) market under their domestic retail arm brand, DK-Schweizer.

DKLS has always placed particular emphasis on quality, affordability and style as the signature for its products range that add value to customers lifestyle.


As such, the company will be providing customised services to end users who want to have their very own personalised leather seats for their vehicles.

Being a prominent leather upholstery manufacturer with a global presence for leather seats production world since 1997, DKLS manufactures, distributes and installs automotive leather seat covers for Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM), Pre-Delivery Inspection (PDI) and Replacement Equipment Manufacturer (REM) market segments with multiple international marques.

Staffed with talented master craftmanship and leather from tanneries in Italy and South America, DKLS factory is also equipped with the latest technology and automation, ensuring high production and efficiency to meet the demand of customers while minimising wastage and carbon footprint.


DKLS director Lesley Koek said the company became a pioneer in combining innovative and creative car leather seats designs for the masses which embodied the latest technology, quality and styling that were value for money.

Its own in-house research and development team are continuously working towards developing materials and customisable templates for latest local and foreign car brands with over 10,000 seat patterns and car models in its database.

“Ultimately, we want our customers to experience the feeling of luxury and comfort at a reasonable price regardless of the vehicle their own," Koek said.


He said the first-of-its-kind product offerings in the region would meet the expectations of car owners who want to have an enjoyable and premium interior.

"Also, customers would not need to worry about the leather fittings as we have an in-house test centre that ensures all materials and fittings are put through vigorous and meticulous Quality Control (QC) testing for durability and reliability are not being compromised," he said.


Apart from the attention to detail, DKLS has dedicated computerised airbag sewing machines for leather seat covers to ensure compliance to testing and certification requirements by TUV Rheinland Group.

With the expansion of DKLS into the B2C market, the company is set to be a game changer and trendsetter for car seat personalisation and customisation by delivering quality, durable and value for money products at a premium level of comfort.