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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 »

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 »

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: […]

PORON® XRD® Put to the Test

Posted by Nicole Perry on Wednesday, October 16th, 2013 | No Comments »

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.

PORON® XRD® Met Guard – Magic or Advanced Technology?

Posted by Dave Sherman on Thursday, October 3rd, 2013 | No Comments »

Every once in a while, a new technology comes along that is so different from the existing technology, that it’s hard to believe, until you experience it.   Sir Arthur C. Clarke, the British science fiction novelist, inventor, and futurist stated, “Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic.” When we first invented the PORON® XRD® […]

Preventing Foot Injuries…One Boot At A Time

Posted by Joe Blair on Friday, September 27th, 2013 | No Comments »
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The anatomy of the foot is extremely complex, with 26 bones, 30 joints, 19 muscles and over 100 ligaments. The good folks at Justin Original Workboots (“JOW”) understand how important all these parts are which is why they trust PORON® XRD® Technology to help protect many of those different pieces. The complex mechanics of the […]

PORON® Performer, SHIMA® Creates a New Ride Experience™

Posted by Nicole Perry on Thursday, June 20th, 2013 | No Comments »

SHIMA®, founded in 2009 in Pulawy, Poland, designs and develops motorcycle gloves to provide the best protection, fit and comfort to enable riders to go beyond. Karol Kalinowski, co-founder and chief designer tells us how SHIMA gloves create a truly New Ride Experience.

From College to Career – Workdays like Childhood Days. A PORON® Foamie Shares Why

Posted by Katie Borema on Friday, March 29th, 2013 | No Comments »

It’s true, a direct path from college to career can be a bit worrying! But my experiences have been positive and surprisingly, I’ve found my work days tend to have some correlations to my childhood days!

PORON® Cushioning Survey Shows Flexibility and Fit Most Important When Selecting Protective Gloves

Posted by Nicole Perry on Thursday, March 21st, 2013 | No Comments »

To kick off NASCAR season, we launched a PORON® Cushioning poll inviting people to tell us what is most important to them when selecting protective gloves. Of the 653 people who responded, flexibility, fit and impact protection ranked the highest.