If you were watching the Masters Golf tournament last week, you may have wondered how the pros maintain their cool on such a challenging course. Keeping their emotions on an even swing certainly helps, however we’d like to think the role of performance fibers used in golf apparel, such as odor-fighting X-STATIC®, help players focus on their game rather than their sweat. Continue Reading →
Just before the Interbike Show got underway, we were fortunate to get together with Eric Richter, senior brand manager, cycling at Giro. As you may know, Giro designs leading helmets, goggles and softgoods for cycling, skiing and snowboarding. It recently launched a new apparel line called New Road, which has captured attention for its sleek, subdued look among the cycling crowd. Giro was founded in 1985 by Jim Gentes and is now part of Easton Bell Sports headquartered in the Santa Cruz, California area.
Scranton, PA –Noble Biomaterials Inc., the global leader in bacterial management solutions and manufacturer of X-STATIC® and X-STATIC® XT2 technologies, announces it is now a bluesign® system partner after undergoing stringent bluesign® screening.
The bluesign® system partnership will assure manufacturers, retailers and consumers that the production of X-STATIC® and XT2 fibers is environmentally friendly and committed to the contemporary sustainable textile requirements set forth by the bluesign® system. Continue Reading →
Scranton, PA; November 4, 2013 – Noble Biomaterials Inc., a global leader in bacterial management solutions and manufacturer of X-STATIC®, has appointed Stephan Winnen as Managing Director Europe. In this new
Scranton, PA; January 13, 2014 – Noble Biomaterials Inc., a global leader in bacterial management solutions and manufacturer of X-STATIC®, has hired Kelly Glowik as its Director of Business Development, Sports/Lifestyle. Glowik will be responsible for the business development of X-STATIC® Performance materials in the athletic, outdoor and lifestyle markets. Continue Reading →
Only a few more shopping days left until Christmas! Feeling stressed?! Don’t sweat - not that that concerns us! We’ve selected some great products (featuring X-STATIC® of course) that will please any golfer, skier, surfer, biker or other active outdoor enthusiast on your list!
Our contributing blog post is from Chelsea Burns, an X-STATIC® sponsored athlete who gives us a glimpse into her life at the Olympic Training Center (OTC) in Colorado Springs.
Since January I have been living my dream. I am a professional draft legal triathlete and resident at the Olympic Training Center (OTC) in Colorado Springs. I was invited here under a development program of USA Triathlon, the Collegiate Recruitment Program (CRP). The goal of the CRP is to develop collegiate swimmers and runners to be Olympic medalists in the sport of triathlon. Continue Reading →
Today Show hosts, Hoda Kotb and Kathie Lee Gifford, recently reviewed Lululemon’s new collection featuring Silverescent™ anti-stink technology powered by X-STATIC®. In case you did not see it, here’s the link! Today Show clip
Partnership Ensures Premier Odor Control Performance in Athletic Apparel
September 12, 2013; Scranton, PA -Noble Biomaterials, Inc. today announced a global strategic alliance with lululemon athletica canada Inc. The partnership gives lululemon exclusivity to use Noble’s X-STATIC® antimicrobial technology in its performance apparel lines. The announcement was made by lululemon on its September 12th earnings call.
“An alliance with a top athletic brand like lululemon advances Noble’s mission to be the premier provider of bacterial and odor management solutions,” said Jeff Keane, CEO of Noble Biomaterials. “We share a vision with lululemon to keep both people and products performing at their best, making it a winning partnership for each company.” Continue Reading →