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NFL and XTech Not Slowing Down

Posted by Joe Blair on Friday, May 13th, 2016 | No Comments »

The NFL has grown at a rapid pace over the years and there are no signs of it slowing down.  But, for a few weeks from now until “camp” starts, football news will be slow.  The Super Bowl is well behind us and the draft is done so you would think it would be a […]

Fall…the Season to see XRD Impact Protection in Action

Posted by Joe Blair on Wednesday, October 14th, 2015 | No Comments »
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The early Fall is always a great time to remember a great Summer and recognize all the different places where one can see XRD® Impact Protection in action.  Well, maybe you don’t but we do. For sports fans, football is in full action, it’s baseball playoff time, and hockey just dropped the puck to open […]

Product Design: The Hard Case for Soft, Flexible Impact Protective Gear in Sports

Posted by Dave Sherman on Tuesday, September 8th, 2015 | No Comments »
XRD Met Guard

By Dave Sherman, Technical Design Solutions Manager, XRD® Impact Institute More than 65 million years ago, an epic struggle for the World Championship played out. On the one side, the Dinosaurs were the defending champions with a style that tended to be bulky and slow; they relied on heavy, hard shell armor to keep them […]

ARCO Makes An Impact For Safety Glove Innovations: An Interview With “Mr. Glove”

Posted by Stephanie Briggs on Tuesday, July 14th, 2015 | No Comments »
Arco Glove

ARCO recently won the “Highly Commended” badge of honour awarded by BSIF (British Safety Industry Federation) for its Glove Liner using XRD® impact protection.  Great news we all agree – great for XRD impact protection, great for Arco too and above all, great for the people wearing the gloves who will hopefully experience less injuries.  We […]

3 Tips For Incorporating Tessellation Into Product Designs

Posted by Dave Sherman on Monday, June 22nd, 2015 | No Comments »
XRD 810 Delta

In our previous blog about tessellation, we gave a brief overview about what are tessellations and provided a few examples for how these patterns can be used.  So now that you’re up to date on the term tessellation, here are a few tips for how you can incorporate tessellated patterns into your next product design. 3 Tips for Incorporating Tessellation into […]

Inspiration to Innovation: XRD® Impact Protection Brings Product Design Solutions to Struktur Event

Posted by Dave Sherman on Tuesday, May 19th, 2015 | No Comments »
Stuktur Design

Earlier this month, the XRD® Impact Institute hosted nearly 100 of the active, outdoor, and urban lifestyle markets’ brightest minds at the XRD Innovation Opening to kick-off the second annual Struktur Event.  Struktur is a creative conference for these markets and brings together product design influencers and thought-leaders with a focus on innovation. XRD technology […]

POMPIDOO Camera Bags Launch New Styles with XRD® Impact Protection

Posted by Nicole Perry on Tuesday, July 29th, 2014 | No Comments »

POMPIDOO camera bags are designed to make a statement, take care of your camera equipment and last for years to come. The mission of POMPIDOO is to make functional things stylish. We had the chance to ask the following questions to Jevgenija, Marketing & Sales Director of POMPIDOO. Q: How did the POMPIDOO camera bag collection start? […]