The Most Responsibly Made Boot for this Fall Arrives from Camper Brand | The Brutus MIRUM®

This plant-based material with no plastics or synthetic fibers was developed by Natural Fiber Welding, based on the logic that renewable plant sources grow abundantly on earth. Made from all-natural ingredients like coconut husk, rice hull, rubber, and cork, MIRUM® is sustainable and circular, easily recycled at the end of its life. Source: Made with MIRUM® […]

Sneaker Impact Offers a Solution for Excess Inventory from Brands Like Nike

Inventories for NIKE, Inc. were $9.7 billion, up 44 percent compared to the prior year period, driven by elevated in-transit inventories from ongoing supply chain volatility, partially offset by strong consumer demand during the quarter. NIKE, Inc. Newsroom: Press Releases, Product Announcements and Media Resources — NIKE, Inc. Nike’s recent announcement sent shockwaves through retail. […]

This Nike B.I.L.L. (Bot Initiated Longevity Lab) Doesn’t Hurt Your Pockets

Nike B.I.L.L. Bot Initiated Longevity Lab — NIKE, Inc. Debuting in Nike Town London, B.I.L.L. (Bot Initiated Longevity Lab), is a robot-augmented system designed to clean and repair shoes with selected customizations. Nike launched B.I.L.L. and while many may complain of rising prices, the currently free service utilizes technology to do one of our favorite […]

Natural Fiber Welding Defines Circularity and Every Industry Should Listen

Existing definitions of circularity miss the mark. Download our latest white paper to learn how Earth’s natural circularity is the gold standard. Source: How industry circularity definitions differ from nature and why it matters Seeing our model of circularity in the recent report by Natural Fiber Welding is eye-opening and humbling. In the paper NFW […]

Brands You Should Know: Orba Shoes

  Say hello to the shoes that leave no trace. Designed to biodegrade. A world first. New Zealand is known as the birthplace of a brand of sneakers that have been labeled the most sustainable sneaker company created. That brand recently launched an IPO and has been a darling of Silicon Valley. The reality is […]

Nike Nails Down Our EXLOS Concept with 12 Ways to Extend the Life of Sneakers

  Runners share tips on getting started with simple, daily gear care. The best part? These hacks can help you reduce waste and be a more mindful runner. Words: Emily Jensen Photography: Holly-Marie Cato Source: 12 Ways to Make Your Running Shoes Last Longer When Sneaker Impact coined the acronym EXLOS (Extending the Life of […]

adidas adds Made to be Remade Golf Polo to Game Day

  A common phrase one might hear on the golf course is to simply “keep it in play.” Source: Made to be Remade Polo Gives Golfers Another Way to Keep it in Play One of the best aspects of being involved in EXLOS, is recognizing the changes in how sneakers and apparel are being made. […]