Holistic Wearable Ecosystems Improve Performance and Safety in Demanding and Data-rich Environments

As a world premiere at CES, Wearin’ is showcasing wearable connectivity solutions that maximise the safety and performance of connected humans augmented by plug & play technologies of the Internet of Things (IoT) and the Internet of Beings (IoB). On its stand no.45944 (Sands, Halls A-D), Wearin’ is organising live demos of three smart garments…

VF Corporation to explore strategic alternatives for the occupational portion of its work segment

VF Corporation (NYSE: VFC) today announced that it is commencing a review of strategic alternatives for the occupational portion of its Work segment. This strategic review is a reflection of management’s continued focus on transforming VF into a more consumer-minded and retail-centric enterprise, with a portfolio of growth-oriented active, outdoor and work brands. The occupational…

PCIAW | PCIAW News | Rock Fall extending premises

Rock Fall extending premises to achieve an additional 5000sq ft of warehouse space

Second-generation family-owned safety boot manufacturer Rock Fall has successfully applied for planning permission for an extension of their Unit 4 – with construction now underway. Completion is expected in April 2020 and will result in the brand achieving an additional 5000sq ft of warehouse space. Operating in Alfreton, Derbyshire, the extension will allow Rock Fall…

European textile manufacturer MGC (Carrington Textiles and TMG) acquires Melchior Textil GmbH

This is the joint venture between Carrington Textiles and TMG. This new structure will provide customers with a wider choice of fabrics all under one roof. MGC the textile manufacturing joint venture between the UK based Carrington Textiles and the Portugal based TMG – Acabamentos Texteis SA and strategic finishing partner for Melchior Textil announces…

A focus on Hellberg Safety’s SAFE Face Protection

Offering personal well being on-site, Hellberg Safety’s specialist PPE includes highly advanced hearing protection products and face protection amongst its SAFE face protection range. The range offers visor solutions to suit a variety of different internal and external work environments and boasts a standard product design across all products. This means the visors and carriers…