PORON Cushioning Blog Blog

PORON Cushioning Blog

Outdoor Retailer Summer Market Here We Come!

Posted by Nicole Perry on Tuesday, July 31st, 2012 | No Comments »

Hello Salt Lake City! The PORON Team is here setting up our bo0th and looking forward to four days of meetings with partners, retailers and friends!
If any of you are headed this way, please come see us at booth # 155-601 in the fiber, fabrics and textiles area of the show.

Microban® Antimicrobial Protection – How it Keeps PORON® Cushioning Materials Protected from Bacteria

Posted by Nicole Perry on Monday, July 30th, 2012 | No Comments »

In part two of our Microban® Antimicrobial Protection blog series, the Microban® Team shares how its technology works on our PORON® Cushioning materials.

PORON® Materials Process Engineer, Justin Chretien, Shares How Rogers’ Decision Making Tools Help In Everyday Life

Posted by Nicole Perry on Monday, July 2nd, 2012 | No Comments »

As a Process Engineer, I work on a number different projects, all at various stages at any given time. These projects range from helping our PORON® Materials’ Domestic and Global teams with new product development and product quality to helping our customers select the most appropriate material for their specific application.

Joe Nimble® and Samsonite® Designs with PORON® XRD™ Impact Protection Receive the Red Dot Design Award

Posted by Nicole Perry on Monday, May 28th, 2012 | No Comments »

Three cheers to two of our European PORON® Performers, Joe Nimble® and Samsonite® for recently receiving the international red dot award for excellence in product design! The red dot design award dates back to 1955 and is now one of the world’s largest and most distinguished design competitions.

Rogers Recognizes National Women’s Health Week

Posted by Nicole Perry on Monday, May 14th, 2012 | No Comments »

Today kicks off the 13th annual National Women’s Health Week, coordinated by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office on Women’s Health and sponsored by Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield. To help raise awareness, Rogers will be sending out five emails with important information on women’s health to all of its employees.

May is Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month

Posted by Nicole Perry on Thursday, May 10th, 2012 | No Comments »

Longer days, warmer weather…. it’s the time of year when motorcyclists tune up their bikes and head for the open road. The beginning of the riding season is an exciting time for motorcycle enthusiasts of all riding styles. Regardless of your preference for bike, type of road or riding group, there are many safety tips and precautions we can all take note of. It is also marks the time when riders need to be reminded of the many safety precautions to take before hopping on their motorcycles.

Rogers Corporation Committed to Being a Responsible Member of the Community

Posted by Nicole Perry on Saturday, April 28th, 2012 | No Comments »

One of Rogers’ Core Beliefs is a “responsibility to protect our coworkers, our community and ourselves by making health, safety and environments issues a key consideration in everything we do.” Although we may typically think of key certifications such maintaining our ISO 9001 quality systems and processes or earning OSHA’s VPP Star Site status, the Rogers community is also involved in a number of external activities to help promote the environment which we all live and work in.

New PORON® Branding Portal – Providing Our Partners with Important Tools for Product Differentiation

Posted by Nicole Perry on Friday, March 23rd, 2012 | No Comments »

From protective equipment to hand bags and footwear to apparel, the PORON® Team knows how important it is to set your brand apart from the competition.  For our PORON Brand Partners, product and brand differentiation begins at the design stage, when they decide to build their products with the best materials for comfort, impact protection […]