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Simac, the international machinery and technology exhibition for shoes, is being held in Milan, Italy, with BASF presenting the latest material developments with Ultrasim computer simulation for manufacturing optimised shanks for shoes. Read more

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Seven Crash unveiled its innovative ‘Quantus’ collection at the Autumn/Winter New York Fashion Week 2019

Seven Crash

Fashion label Seven Crash unveiled its innovative ‘Quantus’ collection of unlimited possibilities with its futuristic urban streetwear outfits at the Autumn/Winter New York Fashion Week 2019. Read more

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Airpaq

Airpaq, a backpack firm based in Cologne, has smashed a crowdfunding target by nearly 400 per cent as its pack design proves popular. Read more

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Hypetex has proved coloured carbon fibre to British suitcase company Globe-Trotter for a limited-edition product. Read more

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With the Tour de France in full swing, it is important to remember the unsung hero of modern competitive cycling: materials science. Read more

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Kraiburg

Thermolast M from Kraiburg has been used by the Belgium’s Pyke to make hypoallergenic sunglasses for babies and small children. Read more

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New Avalon thermoplastic polyurethane provides alternative solution to rubber for footwear outsoles. Read more

industry

The 12 days of plastmas

EPPM presents 'the 12 days of plastmas', reminding us of some of the year's most eye-catching headlines in a format you can sing along to... if you like. Read more

1 Dec 2016 09:00 editor's blog

Can polymer technology encourage more people to take up running?

There are lots of ways to encourage more people to take up running and EPPM Editor Rose Brooke explores why polymer technology is the key. Read more

29 Nov 2016 16:45 editor's blog

Huntsman has expanded the possibilities for TPUs, which are currently innovating sports and leisure but have stacks of potential for the harsh environments of mining and supersized wheels. Read more

industry

Sports shoes and 3D printing: a perfect fit?

Training shoes made with 3D printing technology could be a perfect fit for runners around the world. EPPM's Editor and running enthusiast Rose Brooke explores the idea of additive manufacturing the perfect trainers. Read more

9 Nov 2015 16:54 editor's blog

AMUT, together with Bulk Handling Systems (BHS), has been selected by Unifi Inc to provide technology for a major expansion project. Read more

machinery

EPPM's most-read stories: The July edit

There is definitely a summer trend when we look back on our top-five most-read stories on the website of July 2015 here at EPPM. Read more

3 Aug 2015 09:30 editor's blog

Adidas

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Adidas and Parley for Oceans have presented a world first to the UN, a training shoe made using plastic ocean waste that demonstrates how big brands can use the vast resource of sea litter to make great products. Read more

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DSM Engineering Plastics: DSMPR451

DSM's EcoPaXX has been utilised in a lightweight mountaineering boot, as its high-performance properties are perfect for good grip, endurance and the right balance of flexibility and rigidity required of a hiking shoe. Read more

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Laser sintering technology has been used by New Balance to design a training shoe that is perfectly-suited for its wearer's individual foot strike pattern and gait. Could 3D-printed customised shoes therefore be the future of running? Read more

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How do you develop materials for soldiers to help protect them against deadly weapons that might not even have been developed yet? The scientists at the US Army Research Laboratory believe they can future-proof the infantry. Read more

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Styrolution has launched three new grades to its Zylar portfolio of innovative, transparent and resistent methyl methacrylate-butadiene-styrene copolymers. Read more

materials

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  • Seven Crash unveiled its innovative ‘Quantus’ collection at the Autumn/Winter New York Fashion Week 2019

    Seven Crash

    Seven Crash unveiled its innovative ‘Quantus’ collection at the Autumn/Winter New York Fashion Week 2019

    Seven Crash unveiled its innovative ‘Quantus’ collection at the Autumn/Winter New York Fashion Week 2019

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