By Richard Craver
March 16, 2013
MOUNT AIRY — Renfro Corp., a sock manufacturer based in Mount Airy, has introduced a specialty sports stock that aims to reduce blisters and provide compression support for the ankle and arch.
The company is selling the Spalding Athletic Socks exclusively online for $10 a pair at www.spaldingathleticsocks.com.
Renfro said the socks are made with basketball players in mind. They feature seamless toes for comfort and less irritation, blister guard fibers, reinforced heels with terry backing, compression support in the ankle and arch, spandex for better stay–up and mesh for ventilation.
Renfro licenses an extensive list of leading brands, including Fruit of the Loom, Dr. Scholl’s, Ralph Lauren/Lauren Polo, Copper Sole, Wrangler and Carhartt.