The History of Workwear

Wearwell visits the lengthy and diverse history of workwear. Going back to the distant past, there were just three professions in which it was necessary to wear a uniform of sorts, and how it has covered the aspects of differentiation, protection and unity. Differentiation: Evolutions as early as the ancient Egyptians, Greeks, Romans and prehistoric…

Oakley® And Bioracer Launch Graphene Plus Cycling Jersey

Directa Plus plc (AIM: DCTA), a producer and supplier of graphene-based products for use in consumer and industrial markets, is pleased to announce that Oakley®, in collaboration with Bioracer, a designer and manufacturer of innovative, customised clothing for cycling teams and individuals as well as for other sporting activities, have launched the G+ Graphene Aero…

How can DuPont help?

Across many industries, workers face potential hazards on a daily basis, which without the correct protection, could result in serious injury or fatality. Keeping workers safe must always be a priority. If you are the Safety Manager, or lead a team of workers that might face heat and flame or electric arc hazard, you are…

How Sustainable Is Your Wardrobe?

With the launch of Gucci Equilibrium – an online platform “designed to connect people, planet and purpose” – in the same week as both World Environment Day and World Oceans Day, the brand picked the perfect moment to start a fresh conversation about the impact of the clothing industry. Cynics might call out such efforts…