FOOTWEAR AND OUTERWEAR

Extraordinary Advanced Materials for Anything but Ordinary Conditions

Our product development process begins with breathable, durable, and flexible materials.

Along with serving our other markets, we provide sophisticated lamination solutions and technical support for the footwear and outerwear industries. In the footwear industry, we supply engineered composite materials for molded insoles, laminated composite lining products, and breathable barrier film laminates. In the outerwear market, we provide a wide range of laminated fabric products with high-performance characteristics, including durability, breathability, comfort, noise-reduction, and stretch.

Products

LAMINATION SERVICES AND TECHNOLOGIES

  • Flame
  • Adhesive (non-solvent and gravure printing)
  • Thermoplastic powder, web, and film

KEY PROPERTIES ACHIEVED

  • Barrier (water, wind, chemical, etc.)
  • High moisture vapor transfer (breathable composite)
  • Durability (high abrasion-resistance, strong cohesive strength, multiple wash/dry cycles)
  • Soft hand and drape
  • Stretch and recovery

END-USE PRODUCTS

  • Waterproof breathable boots (hunting, hiking, and military)
  • Athletic footwear
  • Molded insoles
  • Military (Berry Compliant) outerwear
  • Impact protective garments
  • Flame resistant protective gear
  • High-performance outerwear