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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 […]

New 2014 ZEMgear Footwear Styles Available on KickStarter

Posted by Nicole Perry on Monday, April 21st, 2014 | No Comments »
ZEMgear KickStarter

We encourage you to visit the ZEMgear page on KickStarter to ensure you’re on the list to receive the first pairs of 2014 fall/winter ZEMgear styles.  You choose the style, color and size – the ZEM team delivers exceptional performance and comfort with the ‘WOW’ factor of total flexibility. We recently caught up with Christina Bracken, founder of ZEMgear, to […]

PORON® Technology at the Sochi Olympics

Posted by Joe Blair on Wednesday, February 26th, 2014 | No Comments »
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It was impossible to watch the Sochi Olympics without taking note of the myriad of brands represented by the athletes.  From helmets to skis to skates, jackets, beanies, pads, hockey sticks, and more, the Olympics are an advertiser’s dream come true: beautiful athletes using their products in the pursuit of the ultimate sporting reward…OLYMPIC GOLD.   […]

2013 A+ A Schutzsschuhe, Arbeitskleidung, Sicherheits- und Gesundheitsmesse waren ein voller Erfolg. Veranstalter zeigen sich zufrieden mit dem Ablauf der Messe.

Posted by Stephanie Van Beversluys on Friday, November 29th, 2013 | No Comments »
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Nach vier Tagen Laufzeit endete am Freitag (08.11.13) die A+A in Düsseldorf mit einem neuerlichen Besucherzuwachs. Mehr als 63.000 Fachbesucher informierten sich über die neuesten Trends zu den Fachmesse-Schwerpunkten: Persönlicher Schutz, Gesundheit bei der Arbeit, betriebliche Sicherheit und spezielle Ausrüstungen für den betrieblichen Brand- und Katastrophenschutz. Der Grundtenor: Eine sichere und gesunde Arbeitswelt trage entscheidend […]

2013 A+A safety footwear,workwear, security and health trade show deemed a success. “Function with fashion” a major trend amongst global brands.

Posted by Stephanie Van Beversluys on Thursday, November 28th, 2013 | No Comments »
Ejendals booth

After four successful days the A+A trade show ended on Friday (Nov. 8th) in Düsseldorf with a renewed increase in visitors. More than 63,000 trade visitors informed about the latest trends in the exhibition focus areas: Safety, health at work, occupational safety and special equipment for the industrial fire and disaster protection. The basic tenor: […]

Tips To Help Kids Get Most Fun out of Fun Runs

Posted by Nicole Perry on Wednesday, October 30th, 2013 | No Comments »
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As temperatures cool, the fall marathon season heats up. We’re not speaking of only the big races such as Chicago, New York and Philadelphia Marathons, but also the thousands of local running events that take place during this season. Just Google road races in your community, you’ll undoubtedly find numerous listings for list 5k, 10ks and loads of ‘fun runs’ for kids!

PORON® XRD® Put to the Test

Posted by Nicole Perry on Wednesday, October 16th, 2013 | No Comments »
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They say a picture, or in this case a video, is worth a million words. It’s also said that that seeing is believing. And some find it hard to believe that a product as soft, lightweight and flexible as PORON® XRD® absorbs up to 90% of the most intense force* – hit after hit.

Tips for Choosing Aftermarket Insoles – Support or Cushioning, Experts Offer Help

Posted by Nicole Perry on Thursday, October 10th, 2013 | 2 Comments »
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Our lowly feet tend to get snubbed when beauty, health and well-being trends are reported. Well, not for long! According to foot-care experts, men and women are paying more attention to their feet for better health and wellness. As a result, sales of aftermarket insoles and foot-care products are on the rise.