Frankfurt: 21 June 2022: Recently, Schöffel became the first company in the outdoor clothing industry to enter the workwear market with a new subsidiary, Schöffel PRO GmbH. For the highly functional, tough and customisable new work pants in the launch collection, the company uses CORDURA® Naturalle™Fabrics.These fabrics offer a natural, cotton-like look and feel, yet are durable and long-lasting.
Thomas Bräutigam, Managing Director of Schöffel PRO GmbH: “The use of high-quality and tough fabrics ensures the longevity and durability of our premium products.CORDURA®Advanced Fabrics, made of special high-strength polyamide, are known for their excellent abrasion, tear and wear resistance. This durability paired with a sporty cut allows for a new generation of workwear that offers the highest level of functionality as well as a new level of comfort.”
For different working conditions and purposes, the new premium work pants are available in three different models. Product names such as “all-weather talent”/”workaholic”/”machine” informs about the function and the field of application. All three work pant models are reinforced for increased durability with CORDURA®Naturalle™Fabricson knee and bottom sections, lower back and leg ends and pocket openings and offer individual and quick adjustment options.
“In the search for performance-optimising solutions for new-generation workwear, the key is to find a way to incorporate stretch properties and comfort into our textile technologies without compromising on strength-to-weight ratio, long-lasting performance and optimal protection. Lightweight, water-repellent and stretchable CORDURA®Naturalle™Fabricsas protective outerwear solutions inspired by sportswear are ideal for this,” explains Malayka Erpen, CORDURA®Global Consumer Segment Leader.
The three models of the new generation of work pants from Schöffel PRO are:
“all-weather talent” : durable softshell pants made of 4-way stretch + jacket that provide maximum climate flexibility with a 10,000mm water column and windproof.Reinforcements made with CORDURA®fabric on the knee and bottom parts or elbows and lower back. Practical ventilation zippers allow quick regulation of the body climate.
“workaholic” : light and at the same time durable work trousers thanks to CORDURA® reinforcements on the knees, bottom, lower leg and the pocket openings.Ideal for indoor or working in warm conditions due to the innovative ICE-CAFE® technology, which also provides a cooling effect.
“machine” :durable, universal and extremely comfortable work pant, whose novel mesh pads facilitate kneeling activities.Thanks to the 4-way stretch, the pants offer very high freedom of movement and also have excellent moisture transport. Ventilation zippers allow for quick body climate regulation.CORDURA®fabric used in reinforcement areas such as the knee sections, leg ends and pocket openings for increased durability.
All work pants are available in short, regular and long sizes and, in addition to blue, also in grey, green and black. The model “machine” is also available as shorts – ideal for work on warm days.
For more information, visit the CORDURA®Advanced Fabrics booth at Techtextil in Hall 9.1, Booth C70.