Polymer producer So.F.TER. (Forli / Italy; www.softerspa.com) has acquired the exclusive license to use the "Heraflex P brand of elastomer modified polyolefins from Radici Group (Bergamo / Italy; www.radicigroup.com). The compound has been developed for the winter sport shoes industry and the licence additionally covers technical and commercial intellectual property formerly held by Radici Elastomeri.
SO.F.TER. says that the new brand complements its present range for the footwear sector, where it has been present since 1980 with its "Sofprene thermoplastic rubbers and, more recently, with the "Sofpur brand.