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    Vibram North America undergoes management changes


    Italian outsole specialist Vibram has announced several changes to its North American leadership team. It said this is part of its long-term organizational strategy to align the company for growth. Tammy Vrahopoulos , a former Deloitte employee and HR strategy consultant, has been hired as the company’s VP ...

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    Vibram wants those who care to resole their shoes


    Vibram has presented the new digital “ Repair if you care ” campaign to encourage consumers to have their shoes resoled and avoid waste. The campaign focuses on the concept of reuse and repair as a sustainable approach. It also aims to reintroduce people to the fact that repair ...

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    Vibram Sole Factor Mobile Lab goes virtual


    The Vibram Sole Factor Mobile Lab , a mobile workshop that has been on the road since 2015 in Italy and Europe at trade shows, sporting events and other occasions to enable the individual fitting of shoes by re-soling them with a Vibram sole, will now be available online. ...

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    Vibram pays bonus as a positive signal


    Like many other companies, Vibram has been hit hard by the current Covid-19 pandemic. Both the research center and production at the Vibram Tech Center in Guangzhou, China, were closed for almost 10 weeks and are now operating at about 80 percent capacity. The production site in Albizzate, ...

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    ​Vibram suspends production in Italy, resumes it in China


    Vibram has decided to temporarily suspend production at its factory in Albizzate near Milan, Italy, for at least one week to allow all employees to stay safely at home. The Vibram stores in Milan, Boston and Montebelluna (Northern Italy) are also closed. In Asia, production and the headquarters in ...

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    Italian climber Della Bordella represents Vibram


    Vibram has announced Matteo Della Bordella as a new brand ambassador. The 35-year-old Italian climber and adventurer has been collaborating with the company as a product tester for several years and is now moving on to promotion. Since 2018, Della Bordella has also served as the president of ...

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    New version of Vibram Arctic Grip goes All Terrain


    Vibram has unveiled the Vibram Arctic Grip All Terrain , a new version of the Vibram Arctic Grip. The Vibram Arctic Grip technology was designed to enable enhanced grip on ice, especially wet ice. The new version combines this technology with a new compound, the Vibram XS Trek Evo ...

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    Fourth edition of “Naturae” in Montebelluna


    Aku is organizing the fourth edition of Naturae , an opportunity for people to reflect on the relationship between humans and nature. This year’s event, originally created by Aku, is taking place in Montebelluna, in Italy’s Veneto region, from Feb. 14 to March 7 and is organized in partnership ...