Learn how VELCRO® Brand fasteners help footwear & apparel evolve at the 2019 Fall Material Shows

Velcro Companies Exhibiting at the Material Shows

For decades, Velcro Companies has been providing fasteners to footwear and apparel companies for countless applications, including outdoors and even outer space. Every step of the way, we’ve been innovating our fasteners with new materials and technology. If your footwear and apparel products are designed to be durable for nature’s harshest conditions or soft and […]

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Make A DIY Mother’s Day Photo Board

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Everyone knows that homemade gifts are the best! So if you’re looking for a thoughtful Mother’s Day gift idea, try this Mother’s Day photo board! It’s quick and easy to make and a lovely way to display all your favorite family photos! Read on to find out what to do.   HOW TO MAKE A […]

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April Gardening Jobs

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April is here and spring has finally sprung! With the longer days and better weather, April is the perfect time to get back out into the garden. This month is all about planting and sowing so read on for the main gardening jobs for April and to find out what to do in the garden this […]

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Put away your hammer and nails – there’s a quicker and easier way to hang heavy pictures. And it won’t put holes in your walls. Whether you’re a renter, a homeowner or living in student accommodation, VELCRO® Brand HANGables® Picture Hanging Strips are the easiest way to hang pictures of all shapes, sizes, and weights […]

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Join our apparel and footwear team at the Materials Show

The VELCRO® Brand has been a part of the ever-changing apparel and footwear industries from the very beginning. Since then, we’ve evolved tremendously and have created an array of solutions based on our client’s needs. Apparel and footwear are just one facet of our diverse range of applications– from adhering football stadium turf to soft […]

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Supplying New Solutions to Military Specifications

VELCRO® Brand Military Solutions

Each fastener on a soldier’s uniform is a touchpoint to provide tactical and lightweight reliability on the battlefield. The VELCRO® Brand offers innovative solutions to meet the rigorous demands of today’s military personnel. As a vendor within the “Acceptable Supplier’s List” and a manufacturer of military specification A-A-55126 Rev. C, Velcro Companies is proud to […]

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Make Amazing Connections® At The SHOT Show Supplier Showcase

The VELCRO® Brand Military Solutions team exhibits at the SHOT Show Supplier Showcase

The VELCRO® Brand has been creating innovative and tactical solutions for the military for over 30 years and has dramatically advanced products from around the world. Through efficient and creative applications, we strive to be the dominant innovator across a wide variety of industries and technologies, ranging from durable connections, like adhering football stadium turf, […]

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How to Hang a Christmas Wreath Without Damaging the Walls

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It wouldn’t be Christmas without a wreath – and whether you hang yours on your front door or above the mantelpiece, they’re a wonderful way to bring some Christmas spirit into your home! But what’s not so wonderful is damaging your walls with the nail that you use to hang it. Luckily, there is a […]

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Manage Your Pathways with A Fire-Retardant Solution

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When it comes to managing air handling (plenum) spaces, organized wiring is key to creating an efficient and fast installation; however, the solution used to manage these pathways can make or break an installation. Products are required to comply with the National Electrical Code’s requirements, leaving Contractors in search of a solution that is both […]

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Velcro Companies announces newest partnership

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New Hampshire has been the principal U.S. manufacturing and R&D center for the company for more than 60 years. Today, Velcro Companies employs approximately 700 people in Manchester and Somersworth and excited to announce a new partnership with the Manchester School District: Velcro University. Students attending Manchester High School West will have the chance to […]

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Institute of Packaging Professionals Awards Perfetti Van Melle for its Mentos™ Pure Fresh Gum Wallet Packs Featuring VELCRO® Brand PRESS-LOK® Closure System

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Velcro Companies is honored to announce that Perfetti Van Melle’s Mentos™ Pure Fresh Gum Wallet Packs, which feature a VELCRO® Brand PRESS-LOK® closure system, received a Institute of Packaging Professionals’ 2018 AmeriStar Package Award. A panel of 16 judges from various segments of the packaging industry collaborated to deem the Mentos™ Gum Packs the best […]

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Make Amazing Connections® At The Material Shows

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The VELCRO® Brand has been disrupting the apparel game since its conception. With over 70+ years of experience, VELCRO® Brand solutions have dramatically advanced products from around the world. Through efficient and creative applications, Velcro Companies strives to be the dominant innovator in its technology, ranging from durable connections, like adhering football stadium turf, to […]

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Classrooms Across New England Gear Up for Third Boston Bruins “Battle of the Books” Competition

Velcro Companies and the Boston Bruins are teaming up once again to generate enthusiasm for reading and literacy amongst students of all ages and foster some friendly competition across schools in New England, with the return of the third annual “Battle of the Books” contest. This March, classrooms in schools across the region are invited […]

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DIY Kids Spaces By Sabrina Soto

VELCRO® Brand HANGables™ Removable Wall Fasteners are perfect for kid spaces! These products make it so easy to transition a corner of the kid’s room from a reading nook to a homework station.

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DIY Piñata Costume

Piñatas are fun and colorful! Who wouldn’t want to dress up as a piñata and be the life of the party this Halloween? Many piñata costumes are made with paper streamers and tape which does not make them very durable. This costume however is made with brightly colored felt attached with VELCRO® Brand Sticky Back for Fabric to make it durable and reusable.

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