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Wearing Formthotics gives great relief to my feet at work

17 February 2016 - posted by Formthotics HQ

SARAH THARP

Zoo Keeper, St. Louis Zoo, Missouri

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Foot Science International looks close to home to stand out across international markets

23 November 2015 - posted by Formthotics HQ

Foot Science International (FSI), the company that introduced Formthotics™ to the world, have featured as a business case study for New Zealand Story. New Zealand Story provides businesses with tools and resources to help communicate their unique attributes and value to international markets.

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Foot Science International receives ISO certifications

8 January 2015 - posted by Formthotics HQ

Media release

Foot Science International (FSI), a world leading New Zealand based supplier of customisable orthotics, recently received both ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 13485:2003 certification for the company’s manufacturing facilities, located in Christchurch.

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Formthotics celebrates 35 years at the foot of innovation

7 November 2014 - posted by Formthotics HQ

Media release

This year, Formthotics customisable orthotics celebrates 35 years of support to help people live healthy and active lifestyles. Since 1979, New Zealand company Foot Science International (FSI), have designed and manufactured Formthotics to the highest possible quality standards.

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Formthotics worn and applauded by leading basketball players

7 November 2014 - posted by Formthotics HQ

This season we had the privilege of fitting the Canterbury RAMS basketball team with Formthotics.

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Little feet rocketing with Formthotics™ on the football field

30 October 2013 - posted by Formthotics HQ

The Papanui Redwood 8th Grade Rockets in Christchurch, New Zealand, have been fitted out with Formthotics™ this season – and without a doubt they have scored, becoming the 8th grade club winners’ this September!

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Buying the best shoes for your feet

9 August 2011 - posted by Formthotics HQ

If you have just been fitted with orthotics or have been having some pain or discomfort in your your feet or legs you should keep the following in mind when shopping for new shoes. Take your orthotics with you when you go shopping. 

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How long do running shoes last?

1 August 2011 - posted by Formthotics HQ

How long do running shoes last?Many people wonder how long their running shoes will last and when to get new running shoes. We have put together a few points to help you see if you need to replace your running shoes.

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Orthotics to treat corns and calluses

8 July 2011 - posted by Formthotics HQ

Formthotics family brandOne of the most common foot problems are calluses and corns. These are not always painful, though they are often annoying and unsightly. Fortunately, it’s fairly easy to treat corns and calluses, however it is a little trickier to stop them from developing in the first place. 

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How can I clean Formthotics orthotics?

23 February 2011 - posted by Formthotics HQ

Many of our patients have questions about cleaning orthotics. This is more often asked when orthotics are used for very active sports such as hikingcyclingrunning or snowboarding. Formthotics™ are made of waterproof foam and are treated with an antimicrobial formula to further prevent absorption of foot odor and staining. Your Formthotics™ orthotics will stay clean and fresh for longer than most, but you’ll still want to clean them occasionally.

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