Skip to Content
Exit
Blog

Blog

Protect Yourself from Ticks with this Trick

Being headquartered in Arkansas, The Natural State, we understand how a tick can “tick” you off. We came across a trick to combat ticks with – you guessed it – rubber bands. Here’s how to “tick-proof” your attire: To begin, you want to be wearing long pants...

How a 10” Rubber Band Can Make a Foot of Difference

Have you ever been horseback riding? While most consider not falling an accomplishment, rodeo competitors have a lot more keys to success. One such factor is keeping their feet in the stirrups, which hang on each side of the saddle to receive the rider’s feet....

Indigo Dyeing in the Classroom

Julie, author of Eggs and Herbs, guest blogs today informing us how our new Tie-Dye Bands can be used in the classroom. Julie offers a step-by-step guide on how to use these bands to yield the best results.   Tie-dyeing t-shirts is something I have fond memories of...

How We Made a Difference in a Histologist’s Life

Making your life easier and more organized is our goal with each product we manufacture. We were thrilled to learn we met both objectives with Brent Adams of Lafayette, Louisiana. Mr. Adams shared how Latex Free Bands hold his laboratory together! Dear Alliance rubber, It...

You’ll Never Guess Which Organization Spotlighted Us!

We are excited to share that Alliance Rubber Company is one of 50 stories selected by the Office of the U.S. Trade Representive (USTR) to demonstrate the impact of trade in the United States! USTR highlighted one company story in each state to illustrate trade’s...

Remove a Nail without Damaging Your Wall

Here’s a handy little tip to remove nails without doing damage to your walls: Wrap a rubber band around your hammer in a crisscross pattern as pictured below. Now, when you go to remove a nail with the claw, the band will act as a...

Guess Who Wore the World’s First Rubber Wristband?

We recently came across an adorable mother-son picture featuring a big moment in rubber band history. Below is Bonnie Swayze, our president, holding her son, Beau. Notice what’s on his wrist. Beau is sporting the first rubber wristband in 1987. While countless people wear rubber...

Rubber Bands Used as Ceramic Molds

The Beatles famously admitted they “get by with a little help from their friends.” Similar to this, potters get by with a little help from rubber bands! Picture a pottery class. You may envision a group of people spinning a wheel and shaping clay. Image...

A Rubber Band Art Gallery

Think of the greatest museums in the world. Which ones came to your mind? The Louvre? The British Museum? Perhaps New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art. All of these museums are fascinating galleries filled with some of the most beautiful art ever created. We wanted...

Rubber Bands Keep Your Crock Pot in Tact

Potlucks are fun occasions for many reasons. Enjoying a meal at the table is a great way to form and build relationships with family, friends, co-workers, etc. A possible downside to a potluck is transporting your dish from your kitchen to your destination, especially if...

Band Bandology logy

Features on the unlimited uses of rubber bands.

BROWSE FULL BLOG