MEN AND WOMEN'S FEET - WHAT'S THE DIFFERENCE?Until recently, women working in industries such as construction, civil engineering, manufacturing, rail, warehousing and so forth were frequently expected to wear smaller sized men's footwear as there was very little choice available on the market. This is not only uncomfortable for women, but also lowers levels of safety, leaving them more[...]
We are very excited to announce the release of our brand new, high spec range of safety trainers and hikers. With one mission in mind, which has always been to create lightweight comfortable footwear that is packed with benefits! These incredibly lightweight, comfortable styles all come with the Keymark Safety Accreditation ensuring safe feet, all day, every day. We are the first and only[...]
There is one problem with boots that many owners encounter; when they get wet, they take a very long time to dry. This is because boots are made of thick materials, such as leather, and it can take a while for them to dry naturally. So, what happens when they get wet in the evening and you need them in the morning? We've got you covered! Here are a few tips that will not only help accelerate[...]
A question we often get asked is whether water resistant is the same as waterproof? In a word, no. Let us explain why.
WATERPROOF: A waterproof material or product is completely impervious to water penetration, which means no water can get in or out of the product or material. Providing sustained protection from water for a significant period of time.
THE IMPACT OF A 'NO DEAL' BREXIT
The United Kingdom will leave the European Union on the 29th of March 2019, and due to the uncertainty surrounding a potential “no deal” Brexit, V12 Footwear has carried out due diligence and consulted with various professionals on the potential factors that could affect our business. V12 Footwear as a business is not reliant on the European Union, and the[...]
Over the passed 12 months we’ve been working behind the scenes to develop our most advanced pair of insoles to date. It’s involved guidance and advice from industry leaders in motion analysis, numerous independent comfort tests, and vital input from highly respected podiatrists and leading universities. We are very excited to announce that our brand new Dynamic Arch insoles have landed!
Sometimes it’s hard to know. It seems as if everyone is promoting insoles that offer various benefits, but what makes some better than others? We’ll help you by dispelling a few myths, so that you can understand what to look for when selecting insoles for your work shoes.
We are very excited to have been awarded the 'Green World Ambassador 2018' status.
V12 Footwear is pleased to have been awarded “Most outstanding Footwear for Working Environments” in the 2018 Corporate Excellence awards.