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Balena's new partnership with ForEver featured in the Financial Times

Balena's new partnership with ForEver featured ...

Our partnership with Vivobarefoot, as highlighted in the Financial Times, represents a significant step towards reshaping the footwear industry's sustainability landscape. By infusing Vivobarefoot's expertise in minimalist design with our...

Our partnership with Vivobarefoot, as highlighted in the Financial Times, represents a significant step towards reshaping the footwear industry's sustainability landscape. By infusing Vivobarefoot's expertise in minimalist design with our commitment to innovative, circular materials, we're pioneering a new standard in the footwear industry. Through this partnership, we're not only redefining footwear aesthetics but also prioritizing environmental responsibility at every stage of production. This joint effort underscores this! Read the full [...]

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Balena's new partnership with Forever featured in JustStyle

Balena's new partnership with Forever featured ...

Balena and Forever have made waves with their recent collaboration featured on Just-Style. Introducing BioCir®flex Compostable Soles - using Balena’s BioCirFlex material and ForEver’s mould injection process, marking a significant breakthrough...

Balena and Forever have made waves with their recent collaboration featured on Just-Style. Introducing BioCir®flex Compostable Soles - using Balena’s BioCirFlex material and ForEver’s mould injection process, marking a significant breakthrough in circular footwear design. The soles, made from BioCir®flex, meet performance standards of any shoe brand while remaining fully compostable in controlled environments. Being 50-85% biobased, the soles undergoe a biological recycling process, ensuring safe decomposition in industrial composting facilities without [...]

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Balena's new partnership VivoBiome featured in Forbes

Balena's new partnership VivoBiome featured in ...

Forbes latest article delves into the details about our latest partnership with Vivobarefoot - VivoBiome."There is a need to advocate for a clearer circular economy model with a fundamental change in the materials...

Forbes latest article delves into the details about our latest partnership with Vivobarefoot - VivoBiome."There is a need to advocate for a clearer circular economy model with a fundamental change in the materials we use, and that's what Balena is all about. Seeing that collaboration become a reality fills me with immense pride.” says David Roubach, founder of Balena.Read the full article here >>> Learn more about the collaboration here >>>

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Balena's new partnership VivoBiome featured in Dezeen

Balena's new partnership VivoBiome featured in ...

We are proud to showcase VivoBiome's feature on Dezeen, spotlighting the innovative collaboration between Balena and Vivobarefoot in creating the world's first 3D-printed and industrially compostable performance shoe, utilizing our ...

We are proud to showcase VivoBiome's feature on Dezeen, spotlighting the innovative collaboration between Balena and Vivobarefoot in creating the world's first 3D-printed and industrially compostable performance shoe, utilizing our  BioCirflex3D® material. This project stands as a testament to our joint dedication to sustainability and cutting-edge design, highlighting the seamless fusion of technology and circularity. The accompanying article delves into the intricate details of our collaboration, underscoring the significant strides we [...]

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Balena's new partnership VivoBiome featured in The Guardian

Balena's new partnership VivoBiome featured in ...

Read about our latest collaboration, VivoBiome in partnership with Vivobarefoot, featured in The Guardian! Embark on a journey into the forefront of sustainable footwear with our groundbreaking innovation - VivoBiome,...

Read about our latest collaboration, VivoBiome in partnership with Vivobarefoot, featured in The Guardian! Embark on a journey into the forefront of sustainable footwear with our groundbreaking innovation - VivoBiome, in partnership with Vivobarefoot. Experience the evolution of the world's first 3D printed, made-to-measure, and compostable shoe—an unprecedented stride in addressing the urgent problem of millions of shoes flooding landfills each year. At the core of VivoBiome is BioCirFlex®3D, a fully [...]

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Balena feature in Futurevvvold latest article "3D-printed footwear"

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  In 2023, 3D Printed Footwear gained prominence with notable collaborations in sports and luxury. As we enter the next year, expect additive-manufactured shoes to reach new heights in technology...

  In 2023, 3D Printed Footwear gained prominence with notable collaborations in sports and luxury. As we enter the next year, expect additive-manufactured shoes to reach new heights in technology and scale. Explore the insights and discussion in FUTUREVVORLD's feature, including a deep dive with Balena's very own Chief Product Officer, Yael Joyce Vantu. "When it comes to 3D printing, our focus is to address the global footwear waste problem by [...]

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