Things You Need to Know About PPE for Women

According to the 2017 edition of the National Safety Council chartbook “Injury Facts” in 2014, 367 women died on the job. That same year, women experienced nearly 350,000 injuries involving days away from work. In many cases, having the right PPE could have made all the difference. When it comes to providing your women employees…

UK footwear industry launches new apprenticeship scheme

The manufacturing part of the footwear industry employs 4,000 people – image courtesy of Loake Shoemaker. The new apprenticeship has been designed by employers to be flexible and offers high-quality entry-level training and experience to those interested in joining a highly skilled industry. Created in association with the Institute for Apprenticeships, the scheme will typically…

PCA Vision 2018

PCA Vision 2018 is an exciting creative challenge for students of fashion, textiles and design across Europe. A contest focused on finding the person who will take workwear to the next level. The winner will be the student who grasps this golden opportunity to express their unique creative flair in the most original way. She…

Coach Design Meets CORDURA® Fabric in New Stylishly Durable Men’s Bag Collaboration

INVISTA’s CORDURA® brand has recently teamed up with Coach, a global design house of modern luxury leather goods, apparel and lifestyle accessories to integrate a lightweight, eco-efficient material to its signature men’s silhouettes. Designed for living and crafted to last, the collection now includes six new styles featuring signature Coach leather trimmed accents combined with…

Snickers’ ‘Climate Control’ Workwear

The onset of summer and warmer weather calls for a change of focus on what you choose to wear on site. From keeping warm and dry in winter, warmer weather brings with it a need for professional craftsmen and women to be cool and dry – to maintain wellbeing and working efficiency. That’s why Snickers’…