Rieker
With the help of shoes they will search for lost patients
25.09.2011 2431

With the help of shoes they will search for lost patients

The American company GTX Group, on the day of the fight against Alzheimer's disease, September 21, announced the delivery of the first 3000 GPS navigators to its partner in the shoe sector, Aeterex.

Globally, about 106 million people suffer from this disease. According to the WHO, about 60% of those patients who left home are lost (loss of memory and orientation in space is one of the characteristic signs of Alzheimer's disease). Half of that 60% die within 24 hours.

A GPS navigator built into the shoes can make it easier to care for patients, as their relatives and guardians will always know where their ward is.

Retail sales will begin in mid-October; retail prices for shoes will be around $ 300 per pair. Aetrex GPS Shoes will be sold through sites www.aetrex.com, www.gpsshoe.com, www.foot.com и www.gtxcorp.com.

The American company GTX Group on the day of the fight against Alzheimer's disease, September 21, announced the delivery of the first 3000 GPS-navigators to its partner in the shoe sector, the company ...
5
1
Rating
Euro Shoes Exhibition

Latest News

The "Honest ZNAK.Business" application now has a scan function without authorization

The Center for the Development of Advanced Technologies has expanded the capabilities of the Chestny ZNAK.Business mobile application. The developers have implemented a new scanning function in the application. Users now have the ability to scan codes in the marking system without ...
20.10.2021 71

"Lockdown" announced in Russia from October 30 to November 7

Russian President Vladimir Putin approved the proposal of Deputy Prime Minister Tatyana Golikova to introduce non-working days in the country from October 30 to November 7. Non-working days are announced with payroll. This measure is forced due to the growth of ...
20.10.2021 95

Tamaris and Jana shoes to create the new Tamaris COMFORT range

The German brand Tamaris has decided to launch a new line in the segment of comfortable women's shoes and has attracted another brand of the Wortmann group - Jana shoes for cooperation. Now, in addition to developing its own collection, Jana shoes will be engaged in ...
20.10.2021 72

Adidas Originals has released new models of sneakers "for the winter"

In the collection of Adidas Originals there are models of shoes "for the winter", they complement the collection of insulated winter jackets and parkas for men and women. The collection includes men's low-top sneakers ZX1K BOOST and women's high-top sneakers SAMBA ...
20.10.2021 184

Malone Soulier launched an online service for making shoes to order

London-based shoe brand Malone Soulier has launched a global digital platform for bespoke footwear. The corresponding service appeared on the brand's website. Now for fans of the brand in different countries of the world the opportunity is available to create ...
20.10.2021 153
When you sign up, you will receive weekly news and articles about the shoe business on your e-mail.

To the beginning