Gerber Launches FashionTech Platform 1.0, Enabling Purchase-Activated Fashion Through Collaboration with OnPoint Manufacturing
The personalization economy is creating challenges for fashion and apparel brands trying to keep pace with consumer expectations and needs. To address this need, Gerber Technology is launching FashionTech Platform 1.0, which includes software, equipment and consulting to set-up a purchase-activated fashion model with a digitally integrated e-commerce and on-demand design to print, cut and sew micro-factory operation.
Gerber Technology Acquires Avametric, Deepens Investment to Provide End-to-End 3D Solution For Fashion Industry
Gerber Technology announced today that it has acquired San Francisco based Avametric. Avametric develops the world’s leading cloth simulation technology and enables fashion brands to deliver highly accurate 3D renderings of their products on customizable avatars for e-commerce and augmented reality (AR) applications.
3D has been the topic of conversation in the industry for many years. The promise of time savings and value generation are substantial, but to date the challenge has been ease of use and how to address the needs of different users in an integrated way.
Gerber Leads the Way in Facilitating On-Demand Textile Supply Chain – Showcases Micro Factory with Three Digital Printing Leaders Within 10 Days
Increasingly in an on-demand world, consumers expect personalization and immediate delivery when they see what they want. To remain competitive, brands and manufacturers are being compelled to re-examine their processes and find ways to become more agile and remain relevant in a time of ever-changing consumer trends. “We have been investing in and developing technology to help our customers transform and connect their workflows to meet the needs of an on-demand world, enabling a seamless digital print and automated cutting workflow to work with leaders in digital textile printing.” said Scott Schinlever, president and COO Automation Solutions at Gerber Technology.
Miquel Sousa Confeçcoes S.A. Increases Productivity by 30% with Gerber Technology’s Integrated Design to Production Digital Solutions
Productivity has the ability to make or break a fashion company when they are working toward addressing consumer trends. Miguel Sousa Confeçcoes, located in Barcelos, Portugal, an important center for textile and apparel manufacturing, has been working with Gerber Technology since it was founded.