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GripLock™ Wins the Innovation Award at Meet the Manufacturer

Posted by Ben Lowe on

We recently exhibited at Meet the Manufacturer, run by Make It British; a strongly patriotic campaign dedicated to supporting British manufacturing. Sporting our signature sequined suits, we were campaigning in our own way; spreading the word as far as we could about our finely crafted socks.   As part of the show, we pitched our GripLock™ technology to an audience and a panel of judges in an effort to win the Innovation Accelerator award… and...

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The Difference Between Ski and Snowboard Sock

Posted by Ben Lowe on

“There is a difference between ski and snowboard socks? But they’re practically the same sport”. WRONG! Here at SockMine, we recognise that skiiers and boarders are different. They move in completely different ways and therefore want unique things from their kit, including their socks. As they glide down the slopes, the athletes will suffer from friction and rubbing in different areas. This can cause irritation which leads to soreness and blisters. But fear no more...

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