Reebok launching ‘bio-based footwear’ later this year


Reebok have announced that later this year they will be selling “bio-based footwear” – compostable shoes made entirely of plant materials. The US footwear and clothing brand – owned by the German company Adidas – has unveiled an initiative called “Cotton + Corn” where, instead of materials coming from a non-renewable source like petroleum, they […]

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Lectra delivers Industry 4.0 to athletic footwear market


Lectra, a leader in integrated technology solutions dedicated to industries using fabrics, leather, technical textiles and composite materials, has launched its new VectorFootwear digital technology to transform traditional cutting rooms into state-of-the-art digitalised domains for athletic footwear. According to the manufacturer, when compared with traditional die presses, Lectra’s VectorFootwear not only guarantees that manufacturers and […]

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