Glowgear Bloghttp://glowgear.co.za/blog/Latest entries from the blogen-gbTue, 24 Jul 2018 13:51:20 -0000Videos showing the benefits of Glow Gear reflective materialshttp://glowgear.co.za/blog/2014/04/23/videos-showing-benefits-glow-gear-reflective-materials/<p>The four videos below show the visibility benefits of adding a reflective material to apparel and accessories.&nbsp;<a style="font-size: 11pt;" href="/contact/">Please contact Glow Gear for more information.</a></p> <h3>Back To School Reflective Material on Clothing for Nighttime Visibility</h3> <p><iframe frameborder="0" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/4j_I-Wiw_M4?rel=0" height="298" width="530"></iframe></p> <p>Demonstrates that light and brightly colored clothing and accessories do not show up at night. Reflective material added to apparel and accessories shows bright white at night, enhancing nighttime visibility. Comparison shows children wearing 3M&trade; Scotchlite&trade; Reflective Material can be seen at a distance by drivers, but those with white or light clothing are not.</p> <hr /> <h3>All Silver Is Not Created Equal. Compliance</h3> <p><iframe frameborder="0" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/DXyA3PV2_2I?rel=0" height="298" width="530"></iframe></p> <p>Workers shown wearing effective, ANSI Compliant high visibility garments with 3M&trade; &trade; Reflective Material compared with those wearing other garments. ANSI/ISEA 107-2010 Compliance is important for the safety of workers. 3M&trade; Scotchlite&trade; enhances nighttime visibility.</p> <hr /> <h3>All Silver is Not Created Equal. Durability.</h3> <p><iframe frameborder="0" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/sHhGQi9cXdo?rel=0" height="298" width="530"></iframe></p> <p>Video compares the effectiveness and cost-saving value of garments made with 3M&trade; Scotchlite&trade; Reflective Material. Longer wearing, better laundering and washing, and enhancing nighttime visibility, Hi Vis apparel made with 3M&trade; Scotchlite&trade; Reflective is ANSI Compliant and ANSI Certified for employee safety.</p> <hr /> <h3>No White At Night</h3> <p><iframe frameborder="0" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/iylrmRUq7U8?rel=0" height="298" width="530"></iframe></p> <p>Runners and bikers wearing effective high visibility garments to be seen day and night. Demonstration of how runners wearing reflective garments are seen by driver from 1000 ft to close-up. 360 degrees of visibility. Reflective Materials enhance nighttime visibility. Fluorescent materials increase visibility. 3M&trade; Scotchlite&trade; Reflective Materials.</p> http://glowgear.co.za/blog/2014/04/23/videos-showing-benefits-glow-gear-reflective-materials/Glow Gear garments are fit for a prince (king!)http://glowgear.co.za/blog/2011/11/15/glow-gear-garments-are-fit-prince-king/<p><img style="border-style: initial; border-color: initial;" class="thumbnail" src="/site_media/upload/images/prince-charles.jpg" />Glow Gear - fit for a prince (king!) &ndash; reflective bibs and hard hats customised for I&amp;J during Prince Charles' visit to South Africa in November 2011.</p> http://glowgear.co.za/blog/2011/11/15/glow-gear-garments-are-fit-prince-king/Glow Gear&#39;s reflective trims on Gautrain&#39;s Security Personnelhttp://glowgear.co.za/blog/2010/07/07/glow-gears-reflective-trims-gautrains-security-personnel/<p>Glow Gear's reflective trims have been used by an esteemed manufacturer to produce these very attractive key security uniforms for the <a title="Gautrain" href="http://www.gautrain.co.za/" target="_blank">Gautrain</a><a title="Gautrain" href="http://www.gautrain.co.za/" target="_blank">'s</a> highly trained personnel. The Glow Gear reflectives make the staff highly visible giving commuters peace of mind. The train service is up and running - view up to the minute news on the schedule <a title="Gautrain" href="http://www.gautrain.co.za/" target="_blank">here</a>.</p> <p><strong><img class="pic-no-float" src="/site_media/upload/images/GG_blog_gautrain_01.jpg" alt="" /></strong></p> <p><img class="pic-no-float" src="/site_media/upload/images/GG_blog_gautrain_02.jpg" alt="" /></p> <p>Does your business need to be seen? Look no further than Glow Gear's reflective trims and garments to make you visible. <a title="Contact us" href="/contact/" target="_self">Contact us</a> to see how we can help you.</p> http://glowgear.co.za/blog/2010/07/07/glow-gears-reflective-trims-gautrains-security-personnel/Glow Gear&#39;s reflective trims and prints very visible during the FIFA Fan Walkshttp://glowgear.co.za/blog/2010/07/07/glow-gears-reflective-trims-and-prints-very-visible-during-fifa-fan-walks/<p>Once again Glow Gear's reflective trims and print have proven "You won't be seen without us!"</p> <p>During the FIFA Fan walk on Somerset Road, Greenpoint in Cape Town - security staff are directing thousands of enthusiastic fans and traffic during the soccer games that is running from 11 June to 11 July 2010.</p> <p><img class="pic-no-float" src="/site_media/upload/images/GG_blog_fanwalk_01.jpg" alt="" /></p> <p><img class="pic-no-float" src="/site_media/upload/images/GG_blog_fanwalk_02.jpg" alt="" /></p> <p><img class="pic-no-float" src="/site_media/upload/images/GG_blog_fanwalk_03.jpg" alt="" /></p> <p><img class="pic-no-float" src="/site_media/upload/images/GG_blog_fanwalk_04.jpg" alt="" /></p> <p>Need a custom reflective garment, trims or prints made up for your business? <a title="Contact us" href="/contact/" target="_self">Contact us</a> to see how we can help you.</p> http://glowgear.co.za/blog/2010/07/07/glow-gears-reflective-trims-and-prints-very-visible-during-fifa-fan-walks/Need to be more visible at night?http://glowgear.co.za/blog/2010/05/03/need-be-more-visible-night/<p>Are you a farmer, a concerned parent or a beloved pet owner? Are you constantly worried that someone will not see you or a family member next to the road when driving? Why don't you put your mind at rest and contact Glow Gear to come up with a creative solution that suits your safety and visibility requirements.</p> <p>We are proud to say we've had some wonderfully challenging projects... from making Cow's more visibile to customising a school bookcase.</p> <p><img class="pic-no-float" src="/site_media/upload/images/GG_blog_pic_cowreflective.jpg" alt="" /></p> <p><img class="pic-no-float" src="/site_media/upload/images/GG_blog_pic_dog_kid_school.jpg" alt="" /></p> <p>See more of our<a title="Products - Other" href="/products/other/" target="_self"> custom work </a>here or <a title="Contact us" href="/contact/" target="_self">contact our team</a> for a consultation.</p> http://glowgear.co.za/blog/2010/05/03/need-be-more-visible-night/Size differences in Reflective wear - very confusinghttp://glowgear.co.za/blog/2010/02/12/size-differences-reflective-wear-very-confusing/<p style="text-align: center;"><img class="pic-no-float" src="/site_media/upload/images/081_GWC27-hi-viz-horizontal.jpg" alt="" width="275" height="275" /></p> <p style="text-align: center;"><em>GWC27 Hi Viz Neon yellow horizontal 2</em></p> <p>Buyers experience problems due to garment size discrepancies. Products imported to South Africa from the East differ substantially - are much smaller that the traditionally known sizes. What do we do about this?</p> http://glowgear.co.za/blog/2010/02/12/size-differences-reflective-wear-very-confusing/