Latest Velcro USA Inc. Stories

2011-06-07 07:36:00

MANCHESTER, N.H., June 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Velcro USA Inc., the industry leader and inventor of the hook and loop fasteners, today rolled out its latest innovation - VELCRO® Brand Temporary Carpet Protection, now available for purchase online at The Home Depot. The unique product is ideal for high-traffic work sites as the high-quality, durable laminate product is water resistant, yet breathable, and securely fastens to commercial loop carpeting using the patented...

2010-09-21 10:30:00

MANCHESTER, N.H., Sept. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- For the more than 40 million Americans with arthritis or the growing population of seniors living with physical challenges that limit daily activity, simple tasks like buttoning a shirt can be a struggle. Now, the problem-solvers at Velcro USA Inc. have come up with an easy and innovative solution to assist with independent living: the VELCRO® brand Button Conversion Kit. The new system replaces the existing buttons on a...

2010-03-31 10:00:00

MANCHESTER, N.H., March 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Velcro USA Inc., the industry leader and inventor of the hook and loop fasteners which have made life easier at home and work for more than 50 years, announced today its latest invention: VELCRO® Brand Temporary Carpet Protection. This unique product, ideal for use in the home construction industry, is a durable, high-quality laminate with a non-woven face and a water resistant, yet breathable film backing that secures to loop...

2009-10-26 09:00:00

MANCHESTER, N.H., Oct. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- You are probably familiar with Velcro USA Inc.'s most famous product, VELCRO® brand hook and loop. But did you know that Velcro USA Inc.'s product lines also include interior and exterior solutions to help with holiday decorating, high-performance fabrics, and straps and fastening systems for home, lawn, and garden? Or that VELCRO® brand products are used in the communications, construction, transportation,...

2009-09-23 11:48:00

MANCHESTER, N.H., Sept. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Velcro USA Inc., a company that has spent the last 50 years making lives easier with its innovative products, today announced its latest invention: an incredible new fabric called VELCRO(R) brand EVAPTEX(TM). EVAPTEX(TM) fabric is a woven high-performance breathable textile that wicks water away from the skin and allows for air to circulate through while keeping the fabric temperature-neutral for the wearer. "In response to feedback from the...

2009-06-24 10:03:00

PORTSMOUTH, N.H., June 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Loftware, Inc., a 20+ year leader in flexible and scalable label output management solutions, announced today that Velcro USA Inc., a long-term user of Loftware's comprehensive suite of barcode labeling and printing innovations, is taking delivery of the Company's latest product offering, Loftware WebAccess(TM), a printing lifecycle management application solution, designed for gaining direct and central control over a company's entire global printing...

Word of the Day
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'