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Reshoring: A Rising Phenomenon

Posted by Nicole Perry on Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016 | No Comments »

By Samantha Brey, EMS Marketing Take a moment to look around at your surroundings; chances are you’ll see several different objects, maybe things like pens, books, and little trinkets. I’m willing to bet that if you take a closer look at these things you’ll discover that at least one of them was made in a […]

Protecting the Dancer’s Feet: In Search of Safer, Healthier, Longer Dance Careers

Posted by Nicole Perry on Thursday, July 28th, 2016 | No Comments »

By Samantha Brey, EMS Marketing As a girl who has spent time at a dance studio, I know about the pain that is caused by dance shoes. Dance is a vigorous activity that requires a lot of energy and endurance; the movements and exercises involved can be rough on a dancer’s body, especially their feet. […]

Innovation and Inspiration Through Partnerships: Preferred Converters

Posted by Nicole Perry on Thursday, July 7th, 2016 | No Comments »
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A significant gap exists between what U.S. companies want to achieve in terms of innovation and what they are able to do, said Adi Alon of Accenture Strategy. A recent survey by Accenture of U.S. company executives showed that 60% said their organizations do not learn from past mistakes, nearly double the 36% who admitted […]

Super Bowl 50: Players Take 3D Printing and Flexible, Comfortable XRD Impact Protection to the Field

Posted by Nicole Perry on Friday, February 5th, 2016 | No Comments »
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It is no secret, having the right team behind you is one key to success. This is especially true when you are at a “win or go home” situation, such as this weekend’s Super Bowl 50. “On Monday, we received an urgent request for XRD® Technology solutions that would be suitable for a custom built […]

Apparel Design: Developing Innovative Apparel Protection

Posted by Nicole Perry on Friday, December 18th, 2015 | 1 Comment »
XRD Impact Institute Process

Now you can download my latest technology presentation on apparel design from 2015 Performance Days, Munich. Developing Innovative Products with Market Appeal: How to discover synergies between technology incorporation, functionally and aesthetics, by Angela Walters, Brand Manager, PORON® Comfort and XRD® Impact Protection, Rogers Corp. From skiing to mountain biking and hiking to football, materials technology advancements combined […]

PORON® Comfort and XRD® Impact Protection: What’s Ahead for Brand Identity in 2016?

Posted by Nicole Perry on Thursday, December 10th, 2015 | No Comments »
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For over 45 years, PORON® technologies have provided long-term comfort and performance to brands in the work, outdoor, athletic, casual, and fashion industries. Through our close partnerships with designers and developers, we continue to innovate new technology advancements for underfoot cushioning. For those more focused on sporting goods, you have seen the rapid growth of […]

Rogers Corp and XRD Sales Manager Attacks the Okemo Bike Climb!

Posted by Nicole Perry on Thursday, July 9th, 2015 | No Comments »

BUMPS (Bike Up the Mountain Points Series) is a cycling series for riders who love the challenge of not only one good climb … but ten!  Each year, BUMPS introduces ten races on nine mountains in the Northeast.  Each course is comprised on varying lengths and pitches, and riders accumulate their points from up to five […]

POMPIDOO Camera Bags Launch New Styles with XRD® Impact Protection

Posted by Nicole Perry on Tuesday, July 29th, 2014 | No Comments »

POMPIDOO camera bags are designed to make a statement, take care of your camera equipment and last for years to come. The mission of POMPIDOO is to make functional things stylish. We had the chance to ask the following questions to Jevgenija, Marketing & Sales Director of POMPIDOO. Q: How did the POMPIDOO camera bag collection start? […]