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INFOGRAM: How 3D Speeds and Transforms the Apparel Supply Chain

The application of digital technologies has the potential to reduce the time it takes to move an item through the supply chain by 48 percent.

Modern day “Made in America” is about much more than pumping out product stateside in Anytown, USA.

With unified enterprise systems for greater inventory visibility, algorithms designed to gain deeper product and customer insights, 3D for faster and more efficient design and development, and much much more, this year’s Innovators are addressing and fulfilling consumer demand.

A study of 10 companies that implemented RFID, including adidas and lululemon, indicated that they had achieved ROI and that the deployment was fully justified by the returns.

Slowly but surely, a small amount of textile and apparel manufacturing is springing up in the United States. Although developments are incremental, the trend shows signs of gaining momentum. Here we take a closer look at four relatively new companies producing stateside.

The shift to the modern warehouse isn't cheap, and cost pressures often lead companies to limit mobility or to leave mobile technology in place beyond its sell-by date. This will limit your ability to grow your business.

To choose the right spectrophotometer, you must understand how these color measurement devices work and when to use them in your workflow.

Kenai developed a unique “closed-loop” textile program in which the fabric waste generated from MassCor’s clothing shops will be recycled, instead of discarded.

The core aspects of blockchain are exciting for retail, as we could possibly see a tenfold increase in current marketplace security, efficiency and transparency in our lifetime. Now is the time to be at the forefront of a potentially transformative technology.

We are told that Star Wars takes place a long time ago in a galaxy far, far away. But the lessons it holds for us on trade, make it very contemporary and very proximate.

It also gives the company a degree of visibility and control it's never before achieved.

The Trump administration’s proposed tariffs on $50 billion of Chinese imports, coupled with retaliation promised by China, would reduce U.S. gross domestic product by nearly $3 billion and destroy 134,000 American jobs.

Increasingly purchases are grounded in individual and brand values, but a lack of credible information about how clothes are made often pushes consumers to base purchase decisions solely on price. That needs to change.

Most retailers and brands have the raw ingredients for omnichannel: physical stores, e-commerce platforms, loyalty programs and promotions. But behind the scenes it’s still a mess.

87 percent of survey respondents expect to use crowdsourced delivery or a network of drivers that choose to complete a specific order by 2028.

Apparel's survey of apparel retailers, brands and manufacturers reveals expectations for technology focus in the coming year, including an emphasis on BI and analytics for gleaning an even deeper understanding of the consumer.

The brand is working with major denim suppliers around the world to adopt a revolutionary water-saving technology that reduced water requirements by more than 90 percent.

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