FIDLOCK moved into a new office

FIDLOCK moved into a new office

As of March 16th, 2020, the FIDLOCK Headquarters has a new address. Staying based in the same town in Germany, you can now find us at the Kirchhorster Str. 39, 30659 Hannover. In the past months, our team at FIDLOCK looked forward to the move, because space was getting quite cramped in our old headquarters. Of course, there is more to the story and to celebrate the new headquarters of FIDLOCK magnetic fasteners, we would like to share the story and background of FIDLOCK’s move with you:

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Strong women at FIDLOCK – Commercial Director Jennifer

Strong women at FIDLOCK – Commercial Director Jennifer

On Sunday, the 8th of March, the world was reminded of the fight women have been and are going through. For more than a hundred years, the International Women’s Day has been a symbol for strong women and equal rights.  However, worldwide gender equality is far from being achieved. Summarized, the International Women’s Day is about raising awareness – following the 2020 motto #EachforEqual. On this occasion, we would like to take the chance and give you a small look behind the scenes of FIDLOCK. Therefore, we have interviewed Jennifer. As our Commercial Director, she is a strong woman working at an executive level. She provides us with an insight into her daily routine at FIDLOCK, the role of a woman in a leading position and what she enjoys about FIDLOCK and our magnetic fasteners: more…

Hands-on with FIDLOCK: Clever products for crafts, building and DIY projects with magnetic fasteners

Hands-on with FIDLOCK: Clever products for crafts, building and DIY projects with magnetic fasteners

Creating something with your own hands is a greatly rewarding task. However, this line of work sets high demands in regards to equipment, tools and protection. It doesn’t make a difference whether you are a professional builder, roofer, carpenter or a do-it-yourself enthusiast – proper gear makes life between debris, wood shavings and dirt so much easier.  The following products are proof of what relief innovative product design, paired with our magnetic fasteners, can bring to a construction site or workshop. more…

FIDLOCK at the ISPO Munich 2020

FIDLOCK at the ISPO Munich 2020

The ISPO Munich is the largest fair for the sports industry, located in Munich. From the 26th to the 29th of January 2020 you can explore innovative products and clever ideas for areas such as outdoor, snow sports and fitness. This year, over 2.800 exhibitors are presenting their innovations and of course, FIDLOCK is joining the club with new magnetic fasteners:

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The HOOK 25 alu motorbike – in snowy action with KLIM

The HOOK 25 alu motorbike – in snowy action with KLIM

Our HOOK product family is known for secure hold at high loads of up to 200 kg. The HOOK 25 alu motorbike, was specifically designed to create a new level of safety and comfort for motorcycle riders but is not solely reserved for the road. KLIM is a perfect example of using the HOOK 25 alu motorbike on products made for other territories – taking our FIDLOCK magnetic buckle to the snow! Therefore, we would like to show you what KLIM does with our buckle and the advantages that come along with the HOOK 25 alu motorbike:

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Companions on your road to adventure – clever backpacks

Companions on your road to adventure – clever backpacks

An adventurous lifestyle is exciting and can bring well-deserved balance into our daily routines. It can be as easy as spicing up your commute with different means of transportation, such as a motorcycle or bike. However, conventional carry solutions don’t usually serve as the most practical choice and can make a quick stop for lunch to an organizational quest. Fortunately, adventurous people create brands that conquer their daily struggles with new levels of functionality. Therefore, we want to put a spotlight on products that set out to make helpful companions and not just usual backpacks for your road to adventure – of course including clever applications of our FIDLOCK magnetic buckles!

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Stress-free winter holidays: products with magnetic fastening

Stress-free winter holidays: products with magnetic fastening

This time of the year is known for more than cookies, cheesy songs and way too much food. Instead of dreading the associated preparations, many take the chance to plan a getaway in the snow. However, full airport security, bulky luggage and unpractical gear can quickly end in more stress, rather than relieving you from it. As a result, clever companies come up with innovative products that make your trip to the slopes as smooth and relaxed as possible. Magnetic fasteners or buckles by FIDLOCK are ideal for the use on winter gear, enhancing functionality and usability. Therefore, we want to look at clever products with FIDLOCK buckles for carefree holidays in the snow.

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News and fasteners 2019 – FIDLOCK’s review of the year

News and fasteners 2019 – FIDLOCK’s review of the year

This year’s end is near, and the holidays are coming closer. Right on time for the Christmas markets to start and the reflectiveness that is typical of this season, we are jumping on the bandwagon: Get ready for a review of our novelties in the world of magnetic fastening and FIDLOCK’s news that defined our year 2019!

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Footwear with FIDLOCK – tieless with magnetic buckles

Footwear with FIDLOCK – tieless with magnetic buckles

It happens to almost everyone and is annoying, can be dangerous and takes time: stumbling over open shoelaces. Fortunately, FIDLOCK magnetic buckles and fasteners offer clever alternatives that save time, effort and are fun to handle. This article puts a spotlight on our fasteners,  developed specifically for the footwear industry. Additionally, we want to demonstrate the versatile application areas of our other FIDLOCK fasteners with different primary purposes – saying goodbye to shoelaces, knots and frustration! more…

Hobby? Outdoors! Convertible gear through magnetic fastening

Hobby? Outdoors! Convertible gear through magnetic fastening

Spending time outdoors offers much-needed balance for many people, especially as an escape of life in the big cities. Driven by a passion, finding proper gear that supports its wearers is very important. Especially at this time of the year, when the temperatures and the weather aren’t very consistent and planning ahead is replaced by luck. Fortunately, clever companies see this dilemma and make gear that can adapt according to the situation at hand. Thanks to our magnetic fasteners and buckles, the conversion of such products is quick, easy and smooth. The following companies set great examples for the comfort and versatility outdoor gear can achieve with FIDLOCK magnetic fasteners:

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