As a designer, I dream of creating products so distinctive and appealing that they visually “pop” against the competition. Such products solve real-world problems and achieve widespread success. And it’s not just about the look — it’s about the feel and the physical properties, too. PopFoam is a […] Read more >>
  • May 13, 2018
  • | by Victor Lazzaro
Most designers are fully aware of the important role that material plays in their design, but many overlook the need for — or the potential of — using multiple materials when a design is particularly complex. Bringing in another material can complement a design’s primary ingredient. Designing products with injection molded foam offers an easy […] Read more >>
  • April 12, 2018
  • | by Victor Lazzaro
Oftentimes, finding the right material for your new innovative product can feel like half the battle. It’s difficult to know ahead of time how a specific material will perform in certain applications, especially if you’ve never worked with it before. To make things even more difficult, most designers are working within constraints created by a […] Read more >>
  • March 01, 2018
  • | by Victor Lazzaro
First and foremost, designers think of foam as a functional material. It’s used to fill upholstery, insulate roofs, and package products. But it’s a mistake to think of foam only from this functional perspective. These products, like upholstery or packaging, all utilize open-cell foam — a material sought after because of its disposable nature. Designers […] Read more >>
  • February 22, 2018
  • | by Troy Lewis
      Interested in launching your first proof of concept? Check out the article below on how Popfoam is mentioned as a game changer in product development through our injection molded EVA Foam featured on Forbes.com. While the figures on new product failures vary, there’s one thread that connects them: The majority of new […] Read more >>
  • February 10, 2018
  • | by admin
  A great product represents a successful collaboration between a designer and a manufacturer. Both sides add something important, but it’s their joint efforts and shared investment that ultimately lead to a great product.   The manufacturer wears many hats, but one of the most important is educating designers about the performance and characteristics of key product […] Read more >>
  • February 06, 2018
  • | by Steve Cartier
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