Texon gives world-class support to footwear designers, engineers and manufacturers. We provide them with high quality, innovative, structural component solutions. They are integral to the shoe’s shape, comfort, support, fit and performance.

Our product finder is a practical guide for product designers, engineers, material buyers and commercialisation teams to choose the right structural material, either for footwear or specialist applications. Just choose one of the options below.

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Material Property

Application

Product Benefits

Texon Sphere™

  • Contains up to 35% recycled content*
  • Self-adhesive ‘Net’ waste free structural reinforcement solution
  • Provides firm/resilience with excellent formability & bonding
  • Good activation processing
  • Bonds to all synthetic substrates and trimmed leathers
Gauges 0.60mm to 2.00mm
Supply Ready to use to your specific pattern and size
Benefits PerformanceRecyclableZero waste

Texon 87 Series

  • Contains up to 20% recycled content*
  • Performance stiffener provides firm counter
  • Premium impregnated material
  • Excellent shape retention
  • Available as a ‘net’ waste-free product
  • Also available as a firm box toe puff
Gauges 0.95mm to 1.80mm (+/- 0.10mm) double coated
Supply 1.00m x 1.45m sheets or delivered pre-cut, skived and ready-to-use with a standard ‘N’ EVA holt-melt adhesive. Adhesive ‘K’ coating is also available and suitable for all kinds of leathers including high oil content leather. Also available as moisture resistant (W series) that meets Gore-Tex® specifications
Benefits PerformanceRecyclableZero waste

Texon Rite™

  • Contains up to 8% recycled content*
  • Impregnated stiffener giving firm back parts
  • Good shape retention, ease of processing
  • Available as a box toe puff reinforcement
  • Available as a ‘net’ waste-free product
Gauges 0.80mm to 2.00mm (+/- 0.15mm)
Supply 1.00m x 1.45m sheets or delivered pre-cut, skived and ready-to-use with a standard ‘N’ EVA holt-melt adhesive. Adhesive ‘K’ coating is also available and suitable for all kinds of leathers including high oil content leather. Also available as moisture resistant (W series) that meets Gore-Tex® specifications.
Benefits RecyclableZero waste

Texon ReForm™

  • Contains up to 40% recycled content*
  • Suitable for all types of high performance footwear
  • Environmental closed loop tri-laminate material
  • Optimum balance of stiffness & resilience
  • Available as a ‘net’ waste-free product
Gauges 1.20mm to 2.00mm (+/- 0.15mm)
Supply 1.00m x 1.45m sheets or delivered pre-cut, skived and ready-to-use. Adhesive ‘K’ coating is also available and suitable for all kinds of leathers including high oil content leather. Also available as moisture resistant (W series) that meets Gore-Tex® specifications.
Benefits PerformanceRecyclable

Texon Force™

  • Ideal for sports performance, hiking, work & safety and orthopaedic footwear applications
  • Extruded very stiff counter using performance resins
  • Greater stiffness at lower gauges
  • Good bonding, mouldability and resilience
  • Strong adherence, no need for additional cements
  • Available as a firm box toe puff
Gauges 0.80mm to 1.40mm (+/- 0.10mm)
Supply 1.00m x 1.50m sheets
Benefits Performance