Log in

Register Subscribe
The New Voice of Textile Innovation

ACCENY – French mountain sports brand Salomon has unveiled plans to launch a new range of custom running shoes that it says will only require 30 operations to create a pair of the shoes, compared to the 180 complex steps currently needed to make one of its products using traditional manufacturing methods.

Salomon says the key to this reduction in steps is down to how the upper is made. The company has devised a process to transform a 3D knitted sock, which it calls Twinskin, into a shoe upper. It involves the Twinskin being heated to a specific temperature before being fused to three other pieces.

Why Subscribe?

T.EVO BACK ISSUE ARCHIVE
OTHER PUBLICATIONS FROM MCL GLOBAL

Weekly e-news bulletin

Latest news direct to your inbox

Job of the Week

Be part of something Better - Supply Chain Coordinator at Better Cotton Initiative – London/Geneva

An opportunity to join an enthusiastic and dynamic team that are making significant global changes. Supporting the Senior Manager - Assurance and Supply Chain Compliance, on maintaining the integrity of the Chain of Custody (CoC) guidelines and coordinating the execution of the BCI Assurance Program in your assigned countries.

Need to advertise a job? Email: info@mclnews.com to promote your listing through Careers in Textiles.

Interested in advertising?

Simply give us a call

Sales: +44 1977 708488

Or if you prefer email, click on the button below and we'll get back to you asap

 

Why Subscribe?

Looking beyond the cutting edge of textile innovation allows you to stay well ahead of the competition. That’s exactly what you get through a subscription to T.EVO – which delivers a refreshing new take on the rapid evolution of today’s dynamic textile sector.

Key T.EVO benefits:

You will learn about:

All this from MCL Global – the fastest growing international textile publisher – which can now offer today’s textile industry a unique preview of how today’s industry will look tomorrow.

In print, online and mobile device formats.