What does biom mean in Ecco shoes?

Biomechanical Optimization
In 2006, inspired by the barefoot runners of Africa, ECCO started The BIOM Project. BIOM stands for “Biomechanical Optimization.” The goal of the project was to create a shoe that allows the foot to move naturally.

Are ECCO BIOM shoes waterproof?

The ECCO BIOM Hybrid 4 is made in durable ECCO leather with a slick, micro-perforated embossing and GORE-TEX waterproof technology to keep your feet dry even in wet conditions.

Are Ecco tennis shoes good for walking?

I have always found Ecco shoes very comfortable. These are no exception. Indeed they are great for walking. The front opens up to provide a little more room than Ecco dress shoes.

Are Ecco shoes breathable?

By Design. HYDROMAX® is an ECCO developed water resistance technology that keeps your feet dry and your shoe’s leather soft and breathable—even after repeated exposure to harsh conditions and consistent wear.

What are ECCO soles made of?

In 1998, ECCO faced problems with a large quantity of shoes. Due to a production fault involving the composition of sole material – hydrolysis of the molded polyurethane – the soles disintegrated after only one to five years.

What is fluid form ECCO?

The FLUIDFORM™ process follows the 360-degree curves of the foot in a liquid state, solidifying into a soft and flexible anatomical replica of the foot. We design and engineer our own lasts, the 3D shape that stands in for the human foot, to deliver both high levels of comfort as well as contemporary, versatile style.

Are Eccos good for plantar fasciitis?

ECCO for plantar fasciitis Built-in arch and heel reinforcements provide superior support and comfort with the optimum fit. The lightweight, durable construction has PU outer soles which will absorb impact with each step.

Do ECCO shoes have good arch support?

Known for their comfort, support and style, it comes as no surprise that ECCO shoes are often recommended by podiatrists. The built in support around the arch and the heel, along with innovative design and materials make their shoes a very strong contender and we very often recommend a them to our customers in stores.