Body armor

Xuron® New Model 9180 Serrated Edge Scissors Cuts Kevlar® Aramid Fiber Cable Insulation

Wednesday, June 3, 2020 - 11:30am

Xuron Model 9180 Kevlar Shears are designed with tapered cutting blades that have one serrated edge for gripping slippery aramid fibers and a proprietary sharp edge for cutting them.

Key Points: 
  • Xuron Model 9180 Kevlar Shears are designed with tapered cutting blades that have one serrated edge for gripping slippery aramid fibers and a proprietary sharp edge for cutting them.
  • Ideal for cutting Kevlar cable insulation, these scissors are comfortable to hold in either hand, have soft rubber hand grips, a return spring, and no cumbersome finger loops.
  • Fast and easy to use in assembly and field service operations, Xuron Model 9180 Kevlar Shears' tapered cutting blades can be used to cut small fiber optic cable jacketing as well as the aramid fiber insulation.
  • The Xuron Model 9180 Kevlar Shears are priced at $25.50 (list) and are manufactured in the U.S.A. A complete catalog of precision shears, pliers, and assembly tools is available upon request.

Atomic Defense Reports 510% Increase in Body Armor Sales; Looks to Increase Team

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 1:38pm

Toilet paper alone rose to be a mythical object that only some have seen in stock.

Key Points: 
  • Toilet paper alone rose to be a mythical object that only some have seen in stock.
  • Outside of the household items that everyone wanted, Atomic Defense , a body armor company in California, has seen an incredible increase in the number of orders as people begin to prep for the worst-case scenario.
  • With this increase in body armor sales and bulletproof vest sales, Gray, the owner of Atomic Defense, has been increasing staff and inventory, helping drive the local economy in Fresno, California with new jobs for those who've lost theirs.
  • That is the best way to keep your favorite donut shop open that you go to every Friday morning with the kids.

Global Bulletproof Vests Market Outlook to 2027 - Presents Growth Devations due to the COVID-19 Pandemic

Friday, May 29, 2020 - 12:00am

DUBLIN, May 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Bulletproof Vests - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • DUBLIN, May 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Bulletproof Vests - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • Amid the COVID-19 crisis and the looming economic recession, the Bulletproof Vests market worldwide will grow by a projected US $706.8 Million, during the analysis period, driven by a revised compounded annual growth rate (CAGR) of 5.8%.
  • An unusual period in history, the coronavirus pandemic has unleashed a series of unprecedented events affecting every industry.
  • In Japan, the Soft Bulletproof Vest segment will reach a market size of US $84.2 Million by the close of the analysis period.

Bulletproof Vests Market Assessment 2012-2019, 2020 and 2021-2027 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 2:46pm

The "Bulletproof Vests - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Bulletproof Vests - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • Amid the COVID-19 crisis and the looming economic recession, the Bulletproof Vests market worldwide will grow by a projected US $706.8 Million, during the analysis period, driven by a revised compounded annual growth rate (CAGR) of 5.8%.
  • In Japan, the Soft Bulletproof Vest segment will reach a market size of US $84.2 Million by the close of the analysis period.
  • Amid the growing push for decoupling and economic distancing, the changing relationship between China and the rest of the world will influence competition and opportunities in the Bulletproof Vests market.

Global Protective Clothing Industry (2019 to 2025) - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Friday, May 22, 2020 - 12:55pm

The "Protective Clothing - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Protective Clothing - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The Protective Clothing market worldwide is projected to grow by US$3.7 Billion, driven by a compounded growth of 5.7%.
  • Aramid & Blends, one of the segments analyzed and sized in this study, displays the potential to grow at over 6.1%.
  • All research viewpoints presented are based on validated engagements from influencers in the market, whose opinions supersede all other research methodologies.

endlessbay launches high-tech cool pillow case and fitted sheet

Wednesday, May 20, 2020 - 2:00pm

IRVINE, Calif., May 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --endlessbay launches high-tech cooling pillowcase and fitted sheet which apply UHMWPE (ultra-high molecular polyethylene) to home textile products.

Key Points: 
  • IRVINE, Calif., May 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --endlessbay launches high-tech cooling pillowcase and fitted sheet which apply UHMWPE (ultra-high molecular polyethylene) to home textile products.
  • The endlessbay cooling pillowcase is a three-dimensional design, which can fit the regular pillows at home.
  • Cooling pillowcases and fitted sheet are available in two colors, white and gray.
  • Created in 2016, endlessbay offers globally sourced, premium-quality bedding and home textiles directly to consumers around the world.

Intertek Completes First Round of Testing to National Institute of Justice Standard 1001.00, Under the Safety Equipment Institute Certification Program in U.S.

Tuesday, May 19, 2020 - 3:15pm

Intertek, a Total Quality Assurance provider to industries worldwide, has completed its initial testing under the Safety Equipment Institute (SEI) certification program for U.S. National Institute of Justice (NIJ) Standard 1001.00.

Key Points: 
  • Intertek, a Total Quality Assurance provider to industries worldwide, has completed its initial testing under the Safety Equipment Institute (SEI) certification program for U.S. National Institute of Justice (NIJ) Standard 1001.00.
  • The SEI program is the first, and only, recognized program for the standard, which entered the private sector in December of 2018.
  • As SEIs sole testing partner, Intertek is the first laboratory to test products for certification under the new private-sector program.
  • NIJ Standard 1001.00 specifies minimum requirements for form and fit, performance, testing, documentation, and labeling of restraints intended to be used by criminal justice personnel.

Interactive Print Company MediaBlink Pivots Production Efforts to Provide Face Shields to Those in Need

Thursday, May 14, 2020 - 7:35pm

After receiving incredibly positive feedback from medical professionals, they began offering their face shields for sale to the public.

Key Points: 
  • After receiving incredibly positive feedback from medical professionals, they began offering their face shields for sale to the public.
  • Since prioritizing this initiative, MediaBlink is now a leading manufacturer of face shields in the US, approved by professionals and made for families.
  • When COVID-19 struck and essential workers had no protection, MediaBlink went to work manufacturing thousands of face shields for frontline workers.
  • Now, MediaBlink face shields are in high demand from countless industries across the nation.

Armor Express Remains Open for Business to Support the U.S. Government, Federal and Domestic Law Enforcement Agencies and First Responders

Wednesday, May 13, 2020 - 1:30pm

And recently, Armor Express was awarded a firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract from the Federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP), to produce stab-resistant carriers with NIJ-rated Spike 3 ballistics.

Key Points: 
  • And recently, Armor Express was awarded a firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract from the Federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP), to produce stab-resistant carriers with NIJ-rated Spike 3 ballistics.
  • Most recently, Armor Express has been supplying protective masks to many of its domestic law enforcement customers, first responders and some local businesses, upon request.
  • If any member of the law enforcement or medical community is in need, please contact a local Armor Express representative for more information.
  • Connect with Armor Express on social media; search Armor Express on Facebook , Twitter , Instagram , and YouTube .

COVID-19: Keter adapts production to manufacture face shields for frontline workers

Wednesday, May 13, 2020 - 1:00pm

Both facilities have the capacity to produce about 50,000 face shields a week.

Key Points: 
  • Both facilities have the capacity to produce about 50,000 face shields a week.
  • In response to the COVID-19 crisis, the companys medical product division, AP Medical, led a company-wide effort to develop a durable face shield which protects the entire face.
  • The innovative face shield is also reusable, producing less waste than disposable shields and easing strain on long-term care facility supply chains.
  • The company also wanted to respond to widely held concern expressed by employees for the well-being of frontline healthcare workers.