This Is What’s Really Going on Inside Your Shoes — Details You Never Knew on the Anatomy

April 10, 2019

“As a brand ourselves, we clearly believe there is a concrete benefit in branded goods,” said Soyla Breen, senior director, footwear merchandising for work & outdoor for Ariat International, about the use of branded componentry. “A brand cares about its reputation, and there is therefore a sense of accountability that drives excellence.”

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The Best New Shoes For You!

April 2019

“For even more cushioning, the new version has an OrthoLite sockliner, which ensures long-lasting softness.”

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OrthoLite Partners with American Trail Running Association (ATRA)

March 18, 2019

The American Trail Running Association (ATRA) announced that OrthoLite has renewed their partnership, which includes the moniker, “Official Insole of ATRA,” as well as a promotional program to be announced later this year that is tailored to reaching ATRA’s audience of trail runners nationwide.

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Going Green: Hybrid Technology

March 11, 2019

OrthoLite is focused on sustainability this fall with the launch of Hybrid, a patent-pending insole technology that blends 5% recycled rubber with 15% product waste for 20% eco-content. The technology can be applied to all OrthoLite formulations and will be found in shoes across all categories.

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OrthoLite’s Eco Hybrid is First Step Toward 100% Recycled Insole

January 31, 2019

OrthoLite is helping to move footwear sustainability one step further. The high-performance insole company is bringing the Eco Hybrid foam insole made with 15 percent production waste foam to market…

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Getting Into the Comfort Zone

January 14, 2019
These insole-makers say business is booming, thanks to favorable trends.

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Green Machine: Green Machine: OrthoLite Introduces Two Eco-Friendly Insoles

October/November 2018

OrthoLite’s new product launch could help the footwear industry take another step toward a more circular economy. At The Materials Show in Portland, Oregon, Wednesday, the foam and insole manufacturer launched Eco Hybrid, a foam made from upcycled scraps from its own production floor. OrthoLite collects scraps of foam, grinds the waste down into small…

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Power 150

October 29, 2018

Under Barrett, the company opened a new factory in Vietnam, along with a facility in China, accelerating the development of more sustainable products.

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Orvis PRO Wading Boot With Ortholite X25 Insole

September 20, 2018

There are breakthrough innovations that elevate performance to another level in the evolution of a product. The Orvis PRO Boot is a collaboration between Orvis and Ortholite to create the Orvis PRO Wading Boot with Ortholite X25 insole, to be sold online and in-store worldwide starting January 2019.

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