BBC – Inside the Factory featuring David Foster

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The BBC series Inside the Factory recently broadcast an episode about the manufacturing processes of running shoes, which goes behind the scenes at the UK’s New Balance factory in Flimby. Within the show, David Foster talks about the history of JW Foster & Sons, and the birth and success of Reebok. Hit the jump for viewing options.

  • If you’re in the UK you may be able to re-watch this episode using the BBCs’ iPlayer service. 
  • If not, here’s a cropped YouTube version of the show:
    Inside the Factory: Shoes (YouTube)
    (note that you’ll need to set the YouTube play speed to 1.25)
    Jump to 14m 30s if the link doesn’t do it for you.

-BokOne

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Posted on September 3, 2016, in Newsfeed and tagged , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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