​Scarpa and Politecnico di Torino collaborate on foot insulation

Politecnico di Torino and Scarpa

Source: Politecnico di Torino

Italian outdoor footwear specialist Scarpa and Politecnico di Torino (PoliTO), the prestigious engineering school located in Turin and founded in 1859, are collaborating on a new project to develop a thermal insulation analysis model for mountaineering boots. To improve footwear performance, the project is defining a scale of thermal comfort ...

if you already subscribe to The Outdoor industry Compass.


Start your 30-day trial for just €9.90

Get access to what the top decision makers are reading in the outdoor industry.

  • Analysis across Retail, Sustainability, Technology, Corporate and M&A, Financial Development, Market and Trends, Legal & Regulation, Trade & Sourcing and more
  • Essential weekly E-mail Briefings with the latest analysis and most important industry developments
  • Find inspiration to drive your business forward with our case studies and best practices on business opportunities
  • Guest chronicles, C-Suite interviews, insights from industry experts and leaders that are shaping the future of the industry