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PORON Cushioning Blog

New PORON insoles from Débé put to the test

Posted by Stephanie Van Beversluys on Friday, April 25th, 2014 | No Comments »
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The PORON® Team recently received new PORON insoles designs from our partners Débé.  We typically use these insoles as giveaways and samples for designers to test and trial, but we also like to hear first-hand feedback from our Rogers employees on their experience with PORON and XRD materials.  We’re very lucky to have such a […]

PORON® Cushioning & Quiksilver team up for Summer Sandal Sweepstakes

Posted by Joe Blair on Wednesday, July 18th, 2012 | No Comments »

Flip flops have a bad rap in politics, but for casual comfort, no footwear is better. Slipping on a pair is like stepping through a door marked “Summer.” They give you permission to relax and enjoy the moment. You’re half-barefoot, open to the air, with room to wiggle your toes, while your soles are cushioned and […]

Gentle Souls Go Easy on The Feet Without Sacrificing Style

Posted by Nicole Perry on Saturday, February 11th, 2012 | No Comments »
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Gentle Souls has created a way to combine fashion, comfort and care for your feet using a patented technology that uses the finest natural materials for organic comfort. Let’s consider them from the ground up!

‘Tis the Season for Comfort in your Party Shoes

Posted by Joe Blair on Tuesday, December 13th, 2011 | 1 Comment »

For those who do not wear high heels on a daily bases (and for even those who do), the holiday can be a dreadful time of year.  With the holidays come parties, with parties come dressing up and the shoes can be as painful as the conversation with your close talking neighbor.  But never fear…Foot […]

Soccer players consider ‘soft and flexible’ as the most import feature when choosing their protective apparel

Posted by Nicole Perry on Friday, November 18th, 2011 | No Comments »
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You casted your votes and the results are in!  283 people responded to our recent “PORON® XRD™ Gear Up for Soccer” survey and we are excited to see today’s players are taking into consideration the importance of proper impact protection. So what features did respondents consider most important when choosing protective soccer apparel?   31% – Soft and […]

Expert Tips on Gearing Up For Extreme Sports

Posted by Nicole Perry on Thursday, July 28th, 2011 | No Comments »
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All eyes will be riveted on the action-packed Summer X-Games when they roll into Los Angeles July 28-31. Athletes from all over the world will compete for medals and prize money in extreme sports such as Skateboarding, BMX, Motocross – and the X-Games newest event – Endurocross. While impact protection is crucial, athletes do not want to sacrifice mobility and comfort that’s required for these activities. With today’s newest designs, they no longer have to.

Experts from Rawlings Sporting Goods – a PORON® Cushioning Partner – Give Us an Inside Look at the Latest Baseball Gear.

Posted by Nicole Perry on Monday, May 2nd, 2011 | 5 Comments »

As baseball season heads into full swing, we thought you’d like to know what goes into some of the gear that helps players stay in the game such as the Rawlings S100P Batting Helmet, the official helmet of Minor League Baseball that offers protection of baseball speeds up to 100 miles per hour! Travis Gessley, […]

Introducing The New PORON Cushioning Blog

Posted by Dave Sherman on Monday, December 20th, 2010 | 1 Comment »
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All your wishes have come true.

Finally there is a blog dedicated to the foamy goodness of PORON® Cushioning. You’ve waited a long time, and now there’s a place where you can learn about foam and other innovative material choices. We will answer your questions about testing, design options and much more.