Award-winning X-Socks® and X-Bionic® Functional Sportswear are designed with proprietary fibers and fabric constructions to cool you when you're sweating and keep you warm when it's cold. Specific compression areas in both the socks and first layer garments ensure the necessary circulation and insulation you need when you're pushing hard.


Trekking Expedition by X-Socks

For Any Tour! You're prepared for any tour with the Trekking Expedition sock by X-Socks. The integrated X-Cross® Bandage protects the sensitive ankle area. The excellent padding at the instep and heel offers additional Protection against pressure points and skin abrasions. Techn. ...read more

Dave Seligman Appointed Brand Manager for X-Socks®

Peter Sachs, general manager of LOWA Boots in the U.S., has announced the appointment of Dave Seligman to the newly created position of Brand Manager for X-Socks®. Earlier this past January, Sachs announced that LOWA had acquired distribution rights to X-Socks, designers and ...read more


X-Socks: Running

We don't normally wax on poetically about a particular brand of socks. We see a million of them, and they can be very much a matter of personal taste – thick or thin, low or high cut, wool or man-made materials, etc. What you will find SNEWS® saying is that a really good sock ...read more


Bridgedale X-Hale performance sock

We have a team of ultra-runners, adventure racers, hard-core weekend warriors and folks who see product testing as the perfect excuse to duck out of the office with regularity for an extended "romp" even though they may have only just ducked back in. So when the Bridgedale ...read more

LOWA Boots Takes Over Distribution of X-Socks Products in U.S.

Stamford, Connecticut – January 18, 2007 - Peter Sachs, general manager of LOWA Boots in the U.S., has announced that the company has acquired distribution rights to X-Socks® effective immediately. Based in Asola, Italy, X-Socks designs and manufactures X-Socks and X-Bionic ...read more

Targeted CW-X Compression Socks Redefine Performance Socks Category

SOCKS CAN GIVE YOUR LEGS A KICK THIS SPRING Targeted CW-X Compression Socks Redefine Performance Socks Category NEW YORK, N.Y. (Feb. 18, 2009) – Athletes looking to boost their performance should be looking down at their feet. Competitors from runners to triathletes to skiers ...read more

CW-X Adds Compression Support Socks, Ultra Support Bra

CW-X ADDS COMPRESSION SUPPORT SOCKS, ULTRA SUPPORT BRA, NEW SHORTS AND BRIEFS AND NEW COLORS FOR SPRING ‘09NEW YORK, N.Y. (Aug. 4, 2008) – The Wacoal Sports Science Corporation, makers of CW-X® Conditioning Wear (www.cw-x.com), continue to expand their offerings of ...read more


Outdoor Retail Gear Trends: 2016 Socks

Are those compression socks? Or, do they have graduated compression? Yes, even outdoor socks have their own technical lingo. And, indeed, medical-grade graduated compression and compression knits are two different, independent styles. For 2016, a wave of these varying ...read more