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GlideWear in the News

“GlideWear fabric is a game-changer for children with rare skin disease.” Minnesota Business Magazine.

“Advances in smart medical textiles.” Specialty Fabrics Review. February 2019.

“Working innovation: all successful companies innovate to grow, but each approach is unique.” Specialty Fabrics Review. January 2019.

“GlideWear finds new applications in reducing friction.”Industrial Fabrics Association International. October 2018.

“IFAI Expo 2018: Show Stopper winners on the floor.” Industrial Fabrics Association International. October 2018.

“Tamarack’s GlideWear helps kids with painful skin condition.” Medical Design & Outsourcing. July 2018.

“Med Tech Company Launches Clothing Line That Protects The Skin Of ‘Butterfly’ Children.” Textile World. July 2018. 

“Concussion Prevention: Two Minnesota-based companies are working to reduce brain injuries.” Minnesota Business Magazine. May/June 2018.

“Slippery When Washed: Tamarack’s GlideWear® low-friction fabric technology protects skin from friction and shear-related injuries.” Textile World. March 2018.

“Textile Happenings: Teaming for Combat Wool, GlideWear Helmets Launch, Smart Bras Bow, VF Goes to School.” Sourcing Journal. January 2018.

“New MIPS F2 and E3 Bike Helmet Safety Products Launched.” Trizone. January 2018.

“New MIPS Products Launched: Expanding Their Platform.” Transworld Motocross. January 2018.

“MIPS Releases New Anti-Rotational Products For Hardshell Helmets: Meet MIPS-F2 and MIPS-E3.” BikeBiz. January 2018.

“MIPS Launches New Products.” Shop-Eat-Surf. January 2018.

“Much More Than Pain: How Pain Can Steal Your Life — and the Tools to Take It Back.” Amplitude. November/December 2017.

“GlideWear Skin Protection Underwear is Shear Genius.” New Mobility Magazine. November 2017.

“Product Review: Glidewear Woman’s Skin Protection Shorts.” Push Living. November 2017.

“Combating Pressure Injuries with Innovative Technology.” iAdvance Senior Living. August 2017.

“Shear Facts About Pressure Injuries.” Push Living. August 2017.

“Cool New Products Unveiled at ISS.” New Mobility Magazine. May 2017.

“Fighting Hunger, Building Community and Advancing Clinical Innovation: Partnerships Make the Difference.” Leading Age. January 2017.

“Working Together to Heal Pressure Ulcers.” McKnight’s. July 2016.

News Releases

6/18/24 Tamarack Habilitation Technologies receives APMA Seal of Acceptance for its Protection Socks with GlideWear Technology

7/18/2018 Med Tech Company Launches Clothing Line that Protects the Skin of ‘Butterfly’ Children: GlideWear Low-Friction Fabric Technology is Gamechanger for Children with Rare Skin Disease 

1/10/2018 MIPS, GlideWear Partner to Provide Superior Brain Protection in Helmets: New Technologies Deliver Additional Safety Benefits for Cycling and Snow Sports Athletes

10/23/17 Tamarack Launches GlideWear Skin Protection Shorts for Women at Risk for Pressure Sores: Designed for Women Who Use Wheelchairs and Women in Long-Term Care

9/21/2017 Tamarack Habilitation Technologies Partners with Warrior Service Company to Introduce Custom Wheelchair Seating System and Strategic Friction Reduction Products to VA Medical Centers Nationwide

5/17/17 Augustana Care Uses Innovative Technology to Reduce Pressure Ulcers, Improve Outcomes, Comply with CMS Final Rule Prior to 2019 Mandate: Tamarack Habilitations Technologies’ GlideWear Products Protect Long-Term Care Residents At Risk for Pressure Injuries