From its headquarters in Silicon Valley and offices in trend capitals around the world, Centric Software builds technologies for the most prestigious names in fashion, retail, footwear, luxury, outdoor and consumer goods. Its flagship product lifecycle management (PLM) platform, Centric 8, delivers enterprise-class merchandise planning, product development, sourcing, business planning, quality and collection management functionality tailored for fast-moving consumer industries. Centric SMB packages extended PLM including innovative technology and key industry learnings tailored for small businesses.
Centric Software has received multiple industry awards, including the Frost & Sullivan Global Product Differentiation Excellence Award in Retail, Fashion and Apparel PLM in 2016 and Frost & Sullivan’s Global Retail, Fashion and Apparel PLM Product Differentiation Excellence Award in 2012. Red Herring named Centric to its Top 100 Global list in 2013, 2015 and 2016.
CLO Virtual Fashion creates true-to-life 3D garment visualization technologies. Utilized as an industry tool for improved communication, CLO software solutions have quickly become a standard for expressing a variety of design details and garment categories — from simple T-shirts to complex outerwear. With over 10 years of extensive research and development, and a comprehensive portfolio of enterprise clients, CLO continues to provide cutting-edge solutions to build a more efficient and creative 3D ecosystem for the fashion and apparel industries.
DeSL is a global company delivering integrated web based, end-to-end solutions for the Fashion, Apparel, Textile and Footwear sectors. Applications include PLM, PIM, ERP, SRM and E-Commerce modules.
With a well-established and rapidly growing global customer base including Retail, E-Tail, Wholesale and Manufacturing companies, DeSL’s software has been proven to be one of the most scalable and technologically advanced solutions in the market place today, capable of supporting many hundreds or thousands of users via the Cloud or locally hosted.
The company is rapidly pushing back the boundaries of technology for the fashion sector and is leading the pack in many key business process areas including:
Color Lifecycle Management
Visual Planning and Merchandising
Interactive, web based 3D Design
Virtual/Augmented Reality and how HoloLens technology can transform design, merchandising and selling processes
The digital revolution is growing, and so is the need for connectivity. That’s why Gerber Technology, whose industry-leading software and automation solutions help customers improve their design and manufacturing processes and more effectively manage the supply chain, has launched its own integrated digital revolution.
Gerber’s digital solutions connect seamlessly— YuniquePLM™ and AccuMark® share planning and design information; then pass critical production data on to our GERBERspreaders™ and GERBERcutters®. Gerber helps you increase productivity, shorten cycle times and automate critical processes. Plus, by creating one version of the truth, we give your entire team greater visibility into work in process.
Digital is now – the subject of digitization is driving the fashion industry to initiate change – and the Human Solutions Group has the ideal software solutions for the entire process chain, from the initial idea to the shop.
The Human Solutions Group develops and sells innovative soft-ware for the apparel industry. Its solutions help companies to digitize, simplify and optimize work steps, resulting in the effient utilization of time and costs. The products and solutions of the Human Solutions Group can be integrated into a process chain, enabling efficient collection development, seamless integration with the production process and the subsequent marketing of the collection. Human Solutions possesses a unique knowledge about the human body and has created the world’s argest database by means of body scans.
Human Solutions was founded by Dr. Andreas Seidl in 2002. The Human Solutions Group – a full-service supplier for fashion – is active worldwide, with more than 200 employees and partners in more than 50 countries. The Group's head office is in Kaiserslautern/Germany. In the United Stated of America, the 100% subsidiary Human Solutions of North America Inc. is based in Morrisville, North Carolina.
EFI Optitex is the world’s leading provider of an integrated 2D/3D software platform that enables customers to quickly create true-to-life 3D digital garments that inspire. Optitex empowers apparel and soft goods companies to revolutionize the way they develop, produce, and market their products. Brands, retailers, and manufacturers can now view their collections in all styles and colors months earlier, and leverage digital garments to collaborate, market, and sell better than ever before. Since its founding in 1988, Optitex has worked to keep thousands of companies and tens of thousands of users at the forefront of technology, enabling them to greatly reduce their time to market and costs, and increase their competitive advantage.
Pivot88 is a cloud- and mobile-based collaboration platform designed to ensure that manufactured products meet the highest quality standards. Developed specifically for sourcing or outsourcing professionals, Pivot88 enables companies of all sizes to collaborate directly with their suppliers to standardize processes while generating savings. Driven by the objective of ensuring compliance and improving product quality, Pivot88 structures and automates quality management processes to provide positive gains for all stakeholders. Present in 23 countries, Pivot88 is uniquely positioned to be a permanent virtual representative at all your vendor locations.
PTC (NASDAQ: PTC) is a global technology provider of the leading IoT and AR platform and field-proven solutions that transform how companies create, operate and service products. PTC has the most robust Internet of Things technology in the world.
In 1986 we revolutionized digital 3D design, and in 1998 we were first to market with Internet-based PLM. Now our leading IoT and AR platform and solutions bring together the physical and digital worlds to reinvent the way companies do business.
With PTC, global manufacturers, retailers, brands and an ecosystem of partners and developers can capitalize on the promise of the IoT today and drive the future of innovation.
3DLOOK has built two mobile-first, AI powered fit solutions for apparel manufacturing and retail.
SAIA Perfect Fit prompts customers of any online apparel retailer to find their perfect size after uploading only two photos or selfies taken anywhere on any mobile device. Our proprietary technology recommends the perfect size based on measurement and body shape data, reducing return rates and increasing conversion rates.
SAIA 3D is an API that generates accurate body models with measurements of the customer from the two photos. This 3D model can be used for virtual try-on and in pre-production and fit stages increasing speed and efficiency of go to market timeline and allowing for customization.
Both solutions are powered by complex computer vision algorithms, deep learning neural networks and 3D matching technologies.
3DLOOK is also building a virtual try-on solution that will enable shoppers to see how they look in product in Augmented Reality (AR) before purchase.
3dMD develops and markets the most widely used static-3D and temporal-3D (motion) camera systems for human subject input applications that demand anatomical image precision including healthcare, wearable technologies, apparel, anthropometrics, human factors, and security. Combining subject workflow efficiency with the ability to generate a progressive 3D sequence of high-quality motion images of the face, head, hand, foot, or full body, 3dMD supports many innovations from clinical findings and facial recognition to the creation of new wearable technologies, clothing, accessories, and footwear that precisely adapt and fit to a person’s unique shape and enhance performance. And in today’s disruptive world, when many consumers are driven to spend money on memorable experiences that provide notable content for their social media scrapbooks, 3dMD can also provide a unique bricks-and-mortar consumer experience that builds brand excitement.
Founded in 2003, Allegorithmic is the developer of Substance, the reference solution for parametric PBR materials. Established on 3 continents (with offices in Clermont-Ferrand, Paris, Lyon, London, Barcelona, Los Angeles, Cleveland, Montreal, Seoul, Singapore, Mumbai), Allegorithmic has gained international recognition for its flagship products: Substance Painter, the 3D painting software to apply materials on 3D objects, Substance Designer, the tool for creating and editing digital materials either from scratch or from a scan, and Substance Source, the online library of Substance materials that has become a reference in the industry in terms of visual quality. Originally coming from the Game & Film industries where it has now a clear leadership, Allegorithmic is now becoming the reference solution in industries such as Apparel & Footwear, Retail, Transportation Design, Product Design and Architecture.
Alvanon was founded in 2001 when it developed a unique and innovative data-driven approach to solving the challenges of sizing and fit inherent in the apparel industry. Since that time, it has evolved into a global company using the latest innovations and technologies to shape the future of fit. Advising the world's leading apparel organizations on how to align their internal teams, processes and supply chains; more intimately engage their existing and target customers; and innovate to optimize profitability and achieve their growth objectives. It has amassed a wealth of expertise across every key industry discipline including consumer analytics, concept and technical design, product development, manufacturing, quality, sourcing, planning, merchandising, distribution, marketing, e-commerce and professional development. Alvanon has attracted and nurtured top-tier data analyst, 3D modelers and apparel experts. The Group now operates in 89 countries and has evolved into an innovations company reinventing the way fashion works. It operates from its head office in New York, European headquarters in London, and Asia office in Hong Kong. Alvanon also has research, development and manufacturing facilities in Dongguan, China.
Audaces is a known company for developing solutions that are easy to learn and use, that speeds up the creation, the development and production of clothes. But we are audacious; our intelligence also answers the needs of other industries like upholstery, footwear, furniture, transportation and others. We are partners and facilitators; we know each customer has a challenge, that’s why we offer solutions that adapt themselves to different needs. We are global, leaders in Latin America and we are present in over 70 countries around the world. We are Audaces and we help you make your ideas come true with engagement, design and results.
Bamboo Rose provides a product innovation platform that connects the B2B retail community through design, development and delivery. We simplify the product creation and delivery process from start to finish, helping companies bring great products to market. Our collaborative B2B marketplace is powered by proven Trade Engines, our intelligent product lifecycle management (PLM), that helps retailers discover great products virtually, develop faster, and deliver products to global markets more efficiently and at higher margins.
Design and launch production-ready collections in minutes. Produce within hours.
Bespokify enables brands to rapidly launch new apparel products and sell custom sizing at scale. Our web application automatically generates everything needed to produce and sell your unique designs in minutes. Export all production and merchandising assets within a few clicks, including photorealistic product images, graded patterns, fabric-optimised marker, order-of-sewing data, bill of materials, tech pack, fabric cutting machine files, RFID data, and much more.
Our technology reduces product launch timelines from months to minutes by automating technical product development, grading, sampling, costing, production-line planning, machine automation code, etc. It also enables you to be hyper-responsive to market trends by leveraging AI to design products in real-time using big data. By leveraging our growing network of Bespokify-enabled on-demand factories, it’s even possible to manufacturer collections within hours of designing.
Browzwear’s pioneering 3D solutions for apparel design, development and merchandising are the key to a successful digital product lifecycle. Through the power of true-to-life 3D, designers, developers, and production and marketing teams collaborate effectively to deliver creative products to market faster than ever before. With Browzwear, brands and retailers around the world connect people and processes, reduce iterations and samples, and merchandise garments even before they are produced.
Leading the 3D Revolution
Until recently, the fashion industry followed a traditional workflow that involved sketches, manual pattern design, and hand-sewn samples. Today, thanks to a new generation of technology, leading fashion companies are doing it all in true-to-life 3D. Browzwear is proud to be leading the digital apparel revolution since 2000, with groundbreaking 3D products for garment developers, fashion designers, and merchandisers.
A Global Company for a Global Industry
With headquarters in Singapore, R&D in Israel, and customer service in the US, Asia Pacific & Europe, Browzwear is a trusted partner of brands and manufacturers worldwide. More than 400 apparel companies including Adidas, Nike, VF, and Li & Fong, and their supply chain collaborators use Browzwear technologies to bring creative products to market faster. Learn more at www.browzwear.com.
Chaos Software Ltd.
Chaos Group is a worldwide leader in computer graphics. We create the technology that helps artists and designers create photoreal imagery and animation for design, television, and feature films. Our physically-based rendering and simulation software is used daily by top design studios, architectural firms, advertising agencies, and visual effects companies around the globe. Our research and development in cloud rendering, material scanning, and virtual reality is shaping the future of creative storytelling and digital design.
Coloro is a revolutionary color system, changing the way creatives, manufacturers and suppliers work with color.
A sister brand of WGSN, the global trend forecaster, Coloro is an intelligent, logical color system that makes color decision-making accurate and fast.
We have worked closely with leading textile and fashion companies across numerous brands and manufacturers to create Coloro. We listened closely to their everyday struggles, one thing above all was clear—they wanted to achieve the colors they had in mind faster.
You can access our extensive library of 3,500 contemporary colors using our free digital Workspace tool, through our color books, and by purchasing swatches online.
"At Fision everything is about acquiring, processing and leveraging body data.
Our body scanning technology uses AI algorithms to scan your body in seconds using only a smartphone, a tablet or notebook.
By matching the extracted body data with product data, our recommendation engine supports consumers in buying the right products for their body by assessing the right size and style.
Our 3D visualization and simulation technology allows us to generate photorealistic 3D models of apparel items to provide new and interactive ways for consumers to explore products online. Combining the 3D garment models with the generated 3D body scan, it enables the creation of browser-based virtual show- & fitting rooms.
With our software solutions we blend the digital and the real world in order to create an enhanced and seamless omni-channel shopping experience for everyone. At the same time our technology enables brands and retailers to acquire relevant information about their consumers in regard to their physical appearance."
FIT RETAIL is an expertise and support firm for the implementation of product information digital solutions. Our ambition is to facilitate the use of IT tools and the collaboration of our clients' teams. Our goal is to boost the creativity of our clients’ team and help them enforce innovation at the heart of their activity
We are working for Luxury, Apparel, Fashion and Retail and we propose to our customers 360° fitted offer :
Advisory & Process
Project & integration
Change & adoption
Maintenance & Evolutions
We work with different tools like :
PLM Solutions : (we are certified partners Centric & PTC),
FIT RETAIL’s subsidiary of the NEO-SOFT Group (1200 employees and 78 M€ in revenues in 2017).
We are working in Europoe with 3 offices in France : Paris (headquarters), Lille, Rennes and we are opening now in Germany and UK.
Foundry develops enterprise software and digital content solutions which enable our customers to transform how they visualize product, materials and color from conception through to photorealistic 3D models. These high quality, digital assets enable brands to enhance communication within their design, marketing, merchandising, sales and manufacturing teams as well as externally to consumers. Working with industry leading footwear and apparel brands, Foundry helps create, develop and enhance the digital content workflow for design teams and artists. From first stage prototype through to website ready assets, Foundry are enabling footwear and apparel brands to remain innovative, creative and be able to respond effectively to market changes in order to gain a competitive advantage.
Being an expert in Planning and Forecasting in the fashion industry, Genova supports fashion, sportswear and footwear brands in planning and optimizing the collections and its performance. Genova uses state of art software solutions to structure and improve these processes.
Genova developed a digital collection evaluation tool to speed up and improve the decision-making process during collection development and market launches. This iPad application, named Genova PreSet, makes it easier to communicate new designs between product development and expert panel or sales department. This ensures a collection that has an optimal alignment with customer preferences and sales requirements, resulting in less late drops and late adjustments.
Genova PreSet also supports a market-based sales estimation: by market, sales can quantify the potential of the collection items to help merchandizers identifying the potential bestsellers (and poor sellers) and allowing buyers to reduce the risk on early buys of fabrics and stock.
Genova PreSet is successfully used by various fashion companies to streamline the collection. Examples are Tommy Hilfiger Europe, Calvin Klein Europe, DK Companies, Peak Performance, Tiger of Sweden, PME Legend, Seeland International, Toms shoes USA.“
Inspectorio is the cognitive quality and compliance platform empowering a transparency network.
Inspectorio offers an unmatched quality inspection and compliance verification Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) platform, delivering unparalleled efficiency, transparency and accuracy.
Our powerful network dynamic empowers organizations to build a digital ecosystem around their global supply chain. We leverage cognitive computing to increase collaboration and connectivity between key stakeholders, developing robust algorithms for automation and empowering organizations to build a digital ecosystem around their global supply chain.
Inspectorio features: real-time data sharing, predictive-recommended action plans, defect prediction algorithm, risk assessment, compliance verification, adaptive inspection process, real-time supervision of inspection execution, process automation, customizable workflows, corrective action plans and location-based action plans, and automated sustainability assessments.
These key features create continuous and mutual value, secure operational efficiency and increase return on innovation.
Trusted by major retailers and brands, Inspectorio accelerates the seamless transition of forward-thinking organizations to a digital and interconnected supply chain.
Kalypso is a global innovation consulting firm that works with organizations to deliver better results from innovation. Kalypso's Innovation Results Transformation approach is designed to help clients improve innovation performance for sustained, bottom-line growth – year over year.
Morgan Tecnica Spa based in Northern Italy, bringing the latest in Fashion TecnoInnovation for companies in all area’s of the industry. From Design and Creation (New 3Dress Solution) through the entire process of pattern creation, production and manufacturing, our company designs and manufacturers the latest in solutions of all types of software and machinery to optimize your Design, Production and Cutting Room Operation. Fully integrated “Fusion” solution as well as compatible technology in order to communicate with all companies, our products and solutions are the most versitile and successful solutions in the market today.
Share inspirations, communicate and create visually. Mushin is the pioneering visual collaboration technology.
Embrace digital transformation with Mushin! In a world of physical and digital, never has it been more important for influential leaders of brands, retailers and suppliers to swiftly engage, embrace and deploy 'digital collaboration’ within their existing workflows.
Grow a collaborative culture! Mushin is revolutionising the upstream lifecycle process, from initial concept design to product validation. Say 'goodbye' to standard presentation packages and endless email trails, by enhancing your overall visual communication process within a digital environment.
Our agile visual collaboration platform, enables internal teams, global departments and external partnerships to visually share inspirations, communicate on projects and collaborate more effectively and faster than before, in real-time.
Prisma Tech offers technological solutions in order to improve company’s product development processes, especially for what concerns design, engineering, prototyping and production simulation processes.
To reach our goal we operate to provide the best software and hardware tools on the market, but also training and technical advice for the processes optimization according to a “Lean” methodology.
Prisma Tech portfolio is multi-sector and multi-industry and it supports conceptual phases (collaborative design, design, production process layout, customer experience and data management) and physical stages (3D printing for prototyping and additive manufacturing). In the last 5 years his focus it’s especially on fashion industry becoming exclusive partner for Italy of Clo Virtual Fashion with the famous software solution www.clo3d.com.
Innovation and technology cannot be considered basic needs without a ”know-how” that permits effective and sustainable enforcements. For this reason Prisma Tech has always invested in training activities. Two educational courses are active all year round: the Manufacturing Academy and the Fashion Academy.
ShareCloth is a cloud-based solution that directly connects retail and manufacturing, allowing fashion retail and vertical brands to manufacture the garments after the purchase is made Founded in 2014. Based in the United States.
Swatchbook is a design & software company that develops applications that make you smile. founded in 2017, the company focuses on the development of cloud, desktop & mobile software applications that help integrate the creative community within an organization into the product development process.
swatchbook is the future of materials. A cloud platform that revolutionizes the exploration, visualization & sharing of materials.
Based in Southern California, its founders share a deep passion for good design & workflow, as well as a deep understanding of the challenges in the digital product development process & the future needs of companies in many industries.
Tukatech has been a driving force behind the apparel industry’s technology revolution, with constant momentum toward ground-breaking fashion technology. Tukatech’s award-winning pattern-making, grading, and marker-making software maximizes design and creativity using next-level process engineering. Their virtual sample-making solution uses life-like 3D fit models and motion simulation, allowing for true assessment of fit, as well as design visualization. Tukatech systems have made an enormous impact on the industry for over two decades, empowering their partners with measurable efficiencies, improved productivity, and increased profitability. Tukatech systems for product development, cloud collaboration, and garment manufacturing are known industry-wide for their ease, simplicity, and flexibility. They continue to transform and propel the industry forward with advanced solutions for business of any size.
About Aptos “Engaging Customers Differently” In an era of virtually limitless choice, sustained competitive advantage only comes to retailers who engage customers differently – by truly understanding who they are, what they want and why they buy. At Aptos, we too, believe that Engaging Customers Differently™ is critical to our success. We are committed to a deep understanding of each of our clients, to fulfilling their needs with the retail industry’s most comprehensive omni-channel solutions, and to fostering long-term relationships built on tangible value and trust. More than 1,000 retail brands rely upon our Singular Commerce™ platform to deliver every shopper a personalized, empowered and seamless experience…no matter when, where or how they shop. Learn more: www.aptos.com
Unmade is a global fashion software company driving innovation through customisation and delivering an end-to-end digital solution for on-demand production at scale. Unmade is working with some of the most innovative fashion, lifestyle and sportswear brands to foster a new level of customer experience through customisation and direct interaction with the product that is completely implicit to the existing production process.
Unmade was born out of a desire to reimagine both the design and manufacturing processes within the fashion industry, so brands only make what is actually sold, resulting in minimal waste - hence the embrace of customisation.
The result is a customer experience that feels completely unique, seamless within the brand’s existing ecosystem, while generating minimal waste and wholly customized products. Unmade is aiming to transform the fashion ecosystem, beginning with customisation and moving towards tech-enabled and sustainable, on-demand manufacturing.
Headquartered in London, Unmade consists of a diverse team of 30 staffers. Unmade was founded in April 2013 by Hal Watts, Ben Alun-Jones and Kirsty Emery - all of whom met at London’s Royal College of Art. Most recently in November 2017, Unmade raised $4M, led by Felix Capital. Unmade pieces are now part of the permanent collections at both the MoMA in New York and the Victoria & Albert Museum in London.
VERISIUM is a rapidly growing startup with its breakthrough innovations that lie at the nexus of Luxury and Technology. VERISIUM develops marketing and traceability platform for brands, which enables them to create a Direct-to-Consumer connection through their products. It is aimed at customer engagement and product authentication and is based on NFC and Blockchain technologies.
VERISIUM enables fashion brands to:
– CONNECT WITH CUSTOMERS across the distribution network.
– PREVENT COUNTERFEITING rather than to fight with it.
– GET ANALYTICS DATA on where, when and which products are scanned.
– CONTROL ALL DISTRIBUTION NETWORK through analyzing the information where your products should be sold and where there are scanning in fact.
– BOOST E-COMMERCE SALES by enabling your customers to check the originality of the products from the internet by themselves.
– CREATE OMNICHANNEL customer experience through the fusion between physical and digital. Communicate with people who scanned the products – and convert them to clients.
The virtualization of a physical material sample is a difficult and time-consuming task. What is commonly used is a flatbed scanner or consumer camera, several image processing tools and a lot of time.
Revolutionizing the process, Vizoo now offers a new way to easily create 3D materials. The xTex Scanner captures material samples fast and accurately, while the xTex software provides useful tools for texture processing. With a capture and calculation time of only two minutes, textures based on physical material information and up to 2000 dpi are now available almost instantly. The tool focuses on clarity and effectiveness, so even inexperienced users can create stunning materials.
Founded in Germany, Erlangen in 2013 by Martin Semsch and Reinhard Meier, Vizoo is a team of people working together with a strong network of partners and suppliers. Its main products, the xTex Scanner and xTex Software, are already utilized to create 3D materials all over the world by fashion and automotive companies.
Furthermore, Vizoo provides a care-free material visualization service.
Founded in 1958, X-Rite Incorporated is a global leader in the science and technology of color and appearance. With its wholly owned subsidiary Pantone, X-Rite employs more than 800 people in 11 countries. Experts in blending the art and science of color, we focus on providing complete end-to- end color management solutions for our clients in every industry where color matters. X-Rite Pantone, as global leader in color science and technology, has taken an ambitious step beyond color to tackle the more significant challenge of capturing and managing appearance. Total Appearance Capture (TAC™) Ecosystem, a solution that allows you to capture and virtualize materials that have the exact same visual characteristics as their physical counterparts, and enables an unmatched level of realism and efficiency in digital material capture and 3D design. The TAC™ Ecosystem is an award- winning appearance solution that brings product designs to life with digital material representations and consistently shared material appearance information across every step of the product development process to reduce design approval cycles and accelerate time to market. The company’s corporate headquarters are located in Grand Rapids, Michigan, with regional headquarters in Europe (Zurich) and Asia (Shanghai) and service centers across Europe, the Middle East, Asia, and the Americas. For further information, please visit www.xrite.com/TAC