We innovate to make you more successful

SW invests in manufacturing, glove performance, and hand health technologies
to provide premium products that protect and enhance worker performance.

manufacturing technologies

SW has focused on developing new manufacturing technologies
to drive category innovation and improve worker performance.

Manufacturing Technologies

SW R&D and manufacturing competencies are The SW Advantage.
We believe better products start with better manufacturing.

hand health technologies

SW® proprietary technologies that improve hand health and counter the effects associated with wearing hand protection.

Hydrates and rejuvenates hands for all-day comfort. New patented additive clinically proven to improve hand health.

Actively maintains skin pH at natural levels to reduce skin issues. Proprietary coating helps keep pH levels at 5.5, reducing microbial growth.

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Naturally pulls sweat away from the skin for healthier hands. Moisture-wicking system makes for a dry, comfortable environment.

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Moisture-wicking flock-lined system for drier, cooler, more comfortable hands. Naturally manages sweat for healthier hands and easy donning and doffing.

glove performance technologies

SW has developed a number of new technologies that have transformed the single-use glove category – from simply protecting hands to enhancing comfort, enabling better performance, to protecting the environment.

Proprietary nitrile treatment that dramatically accelerates landfill breakdown. Gloves break down 92.6% over 2.5 years without any impact on glove performance.

Proprietary matrixed pattern that provides dramatic control. Designed for maximum surface-to-surface contact, providing enhanced grip in all conditions.

Dual color, 2-ply construction technology provides immediate visual breach detection. Two distinct polymer layers add durability and dramatically improve safety.

New, bio-inspired grip pattern for oily and wet conditions. Proprietary design enhances grip while maintaining dexterity.

Proprietary molecularly-engineered yarn that dramatically enhances cut resistance. Provides the highest level cut protection with high glove comfort and dexterity.

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