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Rogers’ PORON® Cushioning and XRD® Impact Protection Materials Win “Best Component” Award at 2015 APLF Trade Show!

Posted by Vicky Zeng on Friday, June 26th, 2015 | No Comments »
2015 Best of APLF Awards

The Spring MM&T (Materials, Manufacturing and Technology) show in Hong Kong is a one stop sourcing platform covering the entire spectrum of the fashion industry which includes leather, synthetic materials and more. This year, the Rogers Asia Team highlighted XRD® Extreme Impact Protection molded parts, specifically designed for sporting goods designs, alongside PORON® Cushioning insole […]

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 […]

Thomas’s personal challenge with the help of PORON® Vive™ Energy Activated Cushioning insoles

Posted by Stephanie Van Beversluys on Friday, January 24th, 2014 | No Comments »
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As materials engineers and manufacturers, we’re all about the data.  And we put our PORON technologies to the test with various in-house and 3rd party testing to ensure our quality standards and material specifications are met.  But what matters most is how our products perform when they’re put through the daily use, intense game day […]

Stories From the Field – PORON® Insoles Help Cushion the Road Towards Accomplishing a First 7K

Posted by Nicole Perry on Tuesday, March 5th, 2013 | No Comments »
James Whitney, Rogers Corporation

We are fortunate and proud to have an amazing team that is not only is dedicated to innovating new PORON® Cushioning products, but who are also committed to incorporating these products into their everyday lives. Our new From the Field blog series allows our Rogers Corporation crew to share their experiences with our latest PORON Cushioning products in action.

You CAN Wear Heels After Fifty: PORON® Partner Gentle Souls Featured in FabOverFifty Article

Posted by Nicole Perry on Thursday, October 25th, 2012 | No Comments »
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Just in! You CAN wear heels after fifty!  But this article provides tips for ladies of all ages looking to keep those dancing heels on pain free. Thank you to FabOverFifty for the great Q&A with Dr. Jacqueline Sutera, DPM and our PORON® Partner Gentle Souls for including PORON Cushioning into their Patented Displaceable Solid Technology.  If you […]

PORON® Product Pick – Blundstone Australia offers comfort and protection for every walk of life!

Posted by Nicole Perry on Sunday, February 12th, 2012 | No Comments »
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We’re beginning the start of the 2012 trade show season and one brand who we’ll see exhibiting in a wide range of shows including Outdoor Retailer and the National Safety Council Congress and Expo is Blundstone Australia.

Comfort and High Fashion…Yes they CAN Live Together! Insole Choices for Your Favorite High Heels

Posted by Nicole Perry on Thursday, February 9th, 2012 | 2 Comments »
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I’ll be the first to admit…I LOVE SHOES!!  But I’m certainly not alone.  With the start of New York’s Fashion Week just upon us, many girls and guys alike will be searching the internet, scanning magazines and watching TV for the latest styles and trends. But it never fails, each year there are also those […]

Elizabeth Simon Elected Board Vice Chair of Choose Outdoors

Posted by Nicole Perry on Friday, April 8th, 2011 | No Comments »
Elizabeth Simon

Woodstock, CT; April 7, 2011 – Elizabeth Simon, sales engineer with Rogers Corporation High Performance foams, manufacturer of PORON® Performance Cushioning materials, was recently elected by Choose Outdoors governing committee as Board vice chair.