PI Apparel 2018 | Sponsors
Coats (Coats Global Services)http://coatsglobalservices.com/
We take our customers in the global fashion supply chain on a journey of transformational change that will deliver enhanced performance and real competitive advantage.
We specialise in developing technology based solutions that deliver significant and measurable cost, speed and productivity improvements to fashion brands, retailers, garment manufacturers and fabric mills.
Ultimately, we believe that a faster, more reliable, transparent and efficient supply chain should be within everyone’s reach.
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. EFI 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 colours months earlier, and leverage digital garments to collaborate, market, and sell better than ever before. Since its founding in 1988, EFI Optitex has worked to keep thousands of companies and tens of thousands of users at the forefront of fashion design software technology, enabling them to greatly reduce their time to market and costs, and increase their competitive advantage.
Key Links Technologyhttp://www.hanbo.com
HANBO: YOUR SUPPLY OUR RESPONSIBILITY
Hanbo Enterprises Limited is more than a one-stop solution provider of apparel supply chain management service. With 25-year experience in the industry, we fully understand the hassles and risks in apparel making. We provide unique solutions to mitigate the risks of our customers and suppliers through diverse production bases with duty saving treatments, and IT solutions to keep track of order status, pre-production management, compliance and inspections.
Our headquarters is based in Hong Kong and we have offices in Shenzhen, Wuxi, Phnom Penh and Chittagong. We are passionate about the cities where we locate and where the apparels are produced. Our teams are working to bring positive impact on the workers and environment, as we are member of both Sustainable Apparel Coalition and Better Buying. This is no small task, but we commit to do it this way.
For companies that breathe life into our wardrobes, car interiors, furniture and more, Lectra is crafting the premium technologies that facilitate the digital transformation of their industry. Lectra’s offer empowers brands and manufacturers from design to production, providing them with the market respect and peace of mind they deserve. Founded in 1973, today Lectra has 32 subsidiaries across the globe, serving customers in over 100 countries. With more than 1,700 employees, Lectra reported revenues of $333 million in 2018. Lectra is listed on Euronext (LSS).
For more information, please visit www.lectra.com
PTC’s retail platform combines the industry-leading FlexPLM solution with both 2D and 3D design, artificial intelligence and augmented reality to enable brands and retailers to digitize and accelerate key development processes and gain insights from across the enterprise to drive better merchandising, design, and sourcing decisions. To find out more, click here.
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.
Browzwear's pioneering 3D solutions for apparel design, development and merchandising are the key to a successful digital product life-cycle. 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
CLO Virtual Fashionhttp://www.clo3d.com/
CLO Virtual Fashion is committed to innovating the way we communicate fashion through our true-to-life 3D garment simulation technology. Our virtual garment solutions and services connect all teams involved in the digital product lifecycle, enabling more direct collaboration and reduced lead time, whilst maintaining the intricacies of garment design. We envision our garment simulation technology to become not only the tool to create virtual garments, but also the platform to provide valuable data about garments, designs, and trends, by virtualizing every garment on Earth.
Our products range from CLO (3D Design Software for apparel designers and brands), to Marvelous Designer (3D Design Software for character artists in gaming and animation companies), to Benefit by CLO (Virtual Fitting Platform), to CLOSET (Communications and Archiving Platform for virtual garments), to Marvelous SDK (Real Time Draping Engine for games) to create a new ecosystem for virtual garments.
Through these services and our continuing research and development in 3D and garment design, we are transforming the way we produce and consume garments - both tangible (actual garments from brands) and intangible (virtual garments in games and movies), for ones we wear and what our virtual characters wear.
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
Inspectorio offers a quality inspection and compliance verification Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) network platform, empowering unparalleled, efficiency, transparency, and accuracy.
Inspectorio's network dynamic capabilities empower organizations to build a digital ecosystem around their global production chain. Inspectorio leverages cognitive computing to increase collaboration and connectivity between key stakeholders, promoting self-inspections, developing robust algorithms for automation and empowering organizations to build a digital ecosystem.
Inspectorio's features include real-time data sharing, predictive-recommended action plans, defect prediction algorithm, risk assessment, an adaptive inspection process, real-time supervision of inspection execution, process automation, configurable workflows, corrective action plans, and location-based action plans, among others. These key features create continuous and mutual value, secure operational efficiency and increase return on innovation investments.
Inspectorio accelerates the seamless transition of forward-thinking organizations to a digital, interconnected, and empowered production chain.
Metail’s technology is creating exciting new ways for shoppers to try on clothes online before they buy, by entering three simple measurements to create their 3D online body model, called MeModels®. Metail is committed to solving the online shopping sizing problem, by making clothing fit for all - for every body and every purchase.
The Metail team researches, develops and combines technologies from machine learning, computer vision, physical modelling, data science and web and mobile tech to create solutions that help shoppers engage with fashion more fully and buy clothes online with more confidence, whilst also enabling to improve the efficiency of the whole clothing supply chain.
Metail’s size and try on data allows retailers and brands to better understand consumer behaviour and sales performance factors. Incorporating Metail within PLM processes allows the closing of the consumer feedback loop within the supply chain and opens up a new series of product innovation, development, and sourcing improvements.
Without blushing, we are an awesome cloud-based quality and compliance platform designed to help brands collaborate with their suppliers. We ensure quality and compliance processes are standardized and controls are automated to provide our users with instant access to all inspection data in real-time. Here’s how we create awesomeness, in order of importance:
- Trust: Build a collaborative approach between brands, suppliers and retailers.
- Digitize at source: Standardize quality (read excellence) and compliance processes with machine learning algorithm.
- Real-time data: Take the right decision, fast.
- Social audit: Guarantee transparency to allow CSR compliance at all stages of the value chain.
- Rapid deployment: Up and running in less than 3 weeks.
- Close the loop: From start to finish, we monitor each step in the quality lifecycle of the product.
Side Effects of Pivot88:
- 163% improvement in transparency
- 99% Pass Rate on inspected items
- 46% improvement in inspection efficiency
- 43% reduction in defect rate
- 22% improvement in OTIF (On Time In Full)
- 20% reduction in retailer chargebacks
QIMA (formerly AsiaInspection) is a leading provider of supply chain compliance solutions, that partners with brands, retailers and importers to secure, manage and optimize their global supply network.
QIMA has on-the-ground presence in 85 countries, combining industry-leading experts for onsite inspections, supplier audits and lab testing with a digital platform that brings accuracy, transparency and intelligence for quality and compliance data.
For all our clients in 120 countries who use the QIMA platform and benefit from 24/7 support in over 20 languages, QIMA is Your Eyes in the Supply Chain™.
ShapeShifter Technology Limitedhttp://shapeshifter.net.nz/
Harness the power of efficiency.
At ShapeShifter we offer breakthrough optimization systems that enable leaner, smarter, more profitable manufacturing. We help you achieve the lowest per-item cost possible by reducing fabric consumption through smarter cut-planning and markers, enabling you to reduce your yields and speed up cutting time. When you can create more accurate costings before production begins, you can out compete other manufacturers while still maintaining your own profitability. We adapt our system to work perfectly for each client - and we continue to refine it as their business changes.
Size Stream is the leader in 3D body data and scanning solutions for the apparel, health, and fitness industries With hundreds of customers throughout North America, Europe, and Asia, Size Stream is one of the most widely implemented platforms for acquiring accurate and affordable 3D body data.
Size Stream brings over 100 years of combined experience in 3D body scanning, fashion design, and technology development to their valued customers. Headquartered in North Carolina, with sales and support offices in the UK, Hong Kong, and India, their global team of industry experts guide brands, retailers, and facility operators through the challenging path of adopting 3D. With a mission of creating value for 3D body data sharing, Size Stream is focused on building a sustainable ecosystem through their partner programme and extensible 3D body data platform. More than a hardware and software company, Size Stream offers real solutions for organisations within Fashion & Textiles, Uniforms & Workwear, Health & Fitness, and Education & Research.
SoftWear Automation is disrupting the $100 billion sewn goods industry by creating autonomous sewn good worklines for Apparel, Footwear and Home Goods. The Atlanta-based machine vision and AI startup launched in 2012 after 7 years in R&D working on projects with DARPA, Georgia Tech, and the WALMART Foundation. SoftWear’s fully automated SEWBOT®s allow manufacturers to SEWLOCAL™, moving their supply chains closer to the customer while creating higher quality products at a lower cost.
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.
ThreadSol Private Limitedhttps://www.threadsol.com/
ThreadSol is a technology pioneer for the global apparel industry using Artificial Intelligence, Big Data and Mobility. Headquartered in Singapore, ThreadSol provides software solutions for apparel manufacturers and brands. These AI and Big Data driven solutions are aimed at boosting top-line and bottom-line. For Manufacturers – ThreadSol provides solutions for optimizing fabric usage and cost. Can boost topline and bottomline by upto 5-8%. For Brands – ThreadSol provides solution for reducing sourcing cost and lead time. Can reduce cost by 3-5% with 30% reduction in effort/time. Incorporated in 2013, in 5 years ThreadSol solutions are being used by 120+ companies across 15 countries.
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.
ZelusFX is a tech startup in Silicon Valley developing 3D apparel design platform with realistic cloth simulation and real-time visualization technology. Our cutting-edge simulation technology supports wide range of fabric materials with accuracy and interactivity. Also our photo-realistic visualization allows fashion designers to see cloth virtually. We support various platforms including PC, web, AR and VR to give the best freedom to fashion designers.