Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Combining unmatched experience and specialised skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions – underpinned by the world’s largest delivery network – Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. With 459,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at Accenture
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
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 softwaretechnology, enabling them to greatly reduce their time to market and costs, and increase their competitive advantage.
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.
Kalypso is a professional services firm helping retail, footwear and apparel clients discover, create, make and sell better products with digital. We provide consulting, digital, enterprise technology, business process management and managed services to transform the end-to-end product development lifecycle.
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
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.
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.
Our solution combines enterprise-class software, trade content sourced from government agencies and transportation providers in 145+ countries, and a global supply chain network connecting our customers with their trading partners, including suppliers, testing/auditing firms, freight forwarders, customs brokers and transportation carriers. Our customers use the on-demand platform to collaborate with suppliers on sourcing, risk/quality assurance, factory production, import and export, international carrier bookings and tracking, and duty management through trade agreements and FTZs.
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.
Bring them together, and great people make great products. BeProduct is built for both. A new kind of fashion PLM platform, made by people passionate about product. And a smart social space, designed for creativity and collaboration.
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
From its headquaters in Sillicon Valley and offices in trend capitals around the world, Centric Software provides a Digital Transformation Platform for the most prestigious names in fashion, retail, footwear, outdoor and consumer goods. Centric Visual Innovation Platform (VIP) is a visual, fully digital collection of boards for touch-based devices like iPad, iPhone and large-scale, touch-screen televisions. Centric VIP transforms decision making and automates execution to truly collapse time to market and distance to trend. Centric's flagship product lifecycle management (PLM) platform, Centric 8, delivers enterprise-class merchandise planning, product development, sourcing, buiness planning, quality, and collection managment functionality tailored for fast-moving consumer industries.
For over 30 years, CGS has enabled global enterprises, regional companies and government agencies to drive breakthrough performance through business applications, enterprise learning and outsourcing services. CGS is wholly focused on creating comprehensive solutions that meet clients’ complex, multi-dimensional needs and support clients’ most fundamental business activities. Headquartered in New York City, CGS has offices across North America, South America, Europe, the Middle East and Asia.
CGS’s BlueCherry Enterprise Suite has the built-in capacity to address the fundamental needs of all core management, planning, design and product development, sourcing, manufacturing, logistics and sales functions.
With end-to- end capabilities, the BlueCherry Enterprise Suite enables consumer lifestyle products companies to manage critical business transactions and concept-to- consumer processes to improve speed to market, gain greater process visibility and control, increase productivity and operational efficiency, reduce costs and enhance competitiveness.
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.
Dassault Systèmes, the 3DEXPERIENCE company, provides businesses and people with virtual universes to imagine sustainable innovations. Its 3DEXPERIENCE Platform leverages the company’s world-leading 3D software applications to transform the way products are designed, produced, and supported, enabling businesses to craft delightful customer experiences. With the 3DEXPERIENCE Platform, our customers create “social enterprises” that involve their customers in the innovation process. With its online architecture, the 3DEXPERIENCE environment helps businesses to test and evaluate — anywhere in the development lifecycle of a product or service — the eventual experience they will deliver to their customers. In short, 3DEXPERIENCE powers the next-generation capabilities that drive today’s Experience Economy.
Devery is a blockchain startup focused on secure product verification and counterfeit protection. Our technology aims to help brands improve customer engagement, prevent counterfeiting, prove provenance and track products throughout its lifecycle.
At Embodee, we specialize in creating virtual product technology to support the future of commerce. Embodee’s high-end visualization technology bridges the gap between experiencing and closely inspecting products in person vs. experiencing them virtually on any web-connected screen. Over the past eight years, Embodee has grown into the leading provider of 3D virtual apparel solutions used in B2B and B2C commerce. The innovative platform offers product digitization or product upload, integrated with a mobile friendly hosted service that powers leading apparel companies' virtual product experiences worldwide. Key applications offered by Embodee's platform are the digital reproduction of large assortments of physical products in 3D, apparel product customization, and virtual merchandising. Please visit us at www.embodee.com for demonstrations of our offerings.
Foundry develops creative software for the Digital Design, Media and Entertainment industries. With a 20-year heritage and a portfolio of award-winning products, Foundry advances the art and technology of visual experience in partnership with creative leaders around the globe.
Our creative design platforms Modo and Colorway 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 aims to create, develop and enhance the digital content workflow for design teams and artists.
From first stage prototype through to web-site ready assets, Foundry is helping footwear and apparel brands to remain innovative and creative and allows them to respond effectively to market changes, in order to gain a competitive advantage.
Human Solutions of North America, Inc. (HSNA) headquartered in Morrisville, NC represents all companies of the Human Solutions Group in the Americas, Australia and New Zealand. HSNA offers all of the Group’s products, carries out projects on site and trains companies in the use of software solutions from Human Solutions, Assyst and Avalution.
Over the past years, HSNA has been known for its Sizing and Fitting Competence and its conduction of the Size NorthAmerica (Size NA) national size survey. Size NA is, to date, the largest, most reliable Size Survey ever conducted in the US, and the first survey ever to include children. Size NA combines millimeter precise body scans with over 60 demographic questions giving companies never before available market insights and precision to overcome fit issues.
With that unique data, HSNA offers a variety of sizing and fitting services to help companies achieve their full market share potential. From size table optimization and body shape analysis to realistic and representative 3D avatars, HSNA offers projects to optimize fit for targeted markets and help companies understand their customer better than ever before. Human Solution’s iSize portal adds a fluid analysis element to each project - never seen before in the sizing and fitting consulting world.
HSNA’s product portfolio also includes 3D body scanning and avatar creation for the fashion, automotive and other various industries. HSNA also offers products to aid in efficient product development for the fashion industry with products like Cad.Assyst for 2D pattern making, Automarker for automatic marker placement, 3D Vidya for 3D fit and visualization and PLM GoLive.
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.
ITC Infotech, is a comprehensive PLM Services and Solutions provider for the ever EVOLVING, INTEGRATED and EXTENDED Enterprise in Retail, Footwear and Apparel industry space. Our solutions help address both industry-specific challenges and everyday business pressures.
Powered by one of the largest Global teams comprising, technical and process Retail PLM specialists with experience of numerous implementations, and the largest pool of domain experts from the industry, ITC Infotech helps clients realize the full benefits of PLM including user adoption and training. ITC Infotech is transforming businesses with its understanding and expertise of the confluence of traditional and disruptive technologies (IoT, Big Data, Analytics, Cloud and Mobility).
ITC Infotech is a specialized global full service technology solutions provider, led by Business and Technology Consulting. ITC Infotech’s Digitaligence@work infuses technology with domain, data, design, and differentiated delivery to significantly enhance experience and efficiency, enabling our clients to differentiate and disrupt their business.
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).
Nexgen Packaging was founded with the goal of providing customers with the highest quality packaging products by leveraging software and analytics in the design and manufacturing processes. Since its inception in 2006, Nexgen has become a global leader in the tag and label industry offering a complete portfolio of apparel branding products, variable data products and other packaging solutions. We focus exclusively on retail, apparel and footwear brands and our success is directly linked to our core software offerings that are used by over 12,000 manufacturing entities globally.
The founders of Nexgen had a vision for how technology could improve the relationship between brands, vendors and suppliers. We developed our core platform around this concept and continue to invest in areas such as PLM and testing data integration, analytics and reporting. Our software has become a fundamental part of our engagement with customers who are seeking ways to improve the speed, cost and quality of their supply chain processes.
At Nexgen Packaging, we don’t just understand the pressure of delivering products globally in business critical environments; we live it. Speak to our team and learn how we partner with our customers to solve their supply chain challenges.
NGC powers the digital supply chain with the Andromeda Cloud Platform®, enabling brand owners and retailers to maximize revenue and profit by accelerating lead times, streamlining product development and supply chain management, and optimizing distribution. NGC solutions cover the entire concept to customer lifecycle, including product lifecycle management (PLM), supply chain management, quality and compliance, as well as integrated business planning (IBP) and demand, inventory, supply and retail optimization. Leading global brands and retailers rely on NGC solutions, including Brooks Brothers, Carter’s, Destination XL, Fanatics, Foot Locker, Jockey International, Lacoste, Spanx, VF Corporation and many others. NGC has offices in Miami, New York, Los Angeles, Canada, China, India, Mexico, and El Salvador and is a wholly owned subsidiary of American Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMSWA), named one of the 100 Most Trustworthy Companies in America by Forbes. For more information, visit www.ngcsoftware.com.
Founded in 2001, Setlog is the developer and marketer of one of the leading supply chain and vendor compliance management platform for fashion and consumer goods companies. More than 100 customers have successfully deployed Setlog solutions across more than 80 countries and 40,000 users across the end-to-end supply chain.
The cloud-based OSCA® hub connects retailers and brands in real-time with their global suppliers, agents, factories, buying offices, quality, testing, logistics, distribution and other global business partners. This single, smart-connective platform empowers improved planning, transparency, execution, compliance and control through improved early alerts, data analysis and information management tools.
Setlog clients typically report cost reductions of up to 30%; resulting in a Return on Investment (ROI) within the first 12 months and sustainable competitive advantages.
Setlog GmbH maintains a global headquarters in Bochum, Germany and the North American subsidiary Setlog Corp. in New York City. For more information, visit http://www.setlog.com.
Siemens PLM Software, a business unit of the Siemens Digital Factory Division, is a leading global provider of software solutions to drive the digital transformation of industry, creating new opportunities for manufacturers to realize innovation. With headquarters in Plano, Texas, and over 140,000 customers worldwide, Siemens PLM Software works with companies of all sizes to transform the way ideas come to life, the way products are realized, and the way products and assets in operation are used and understood. For more information on Siemens PLM Software products and services, visit www.siemens.com/plm
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.
True Fit is a data-driven personalisation platform for footwear and apparel retailers that decodes personal style, fit, and size for every consumer, every shoe, and every piece of clothing. By connecting manufacturing design data from thousands of leading apparel and footwear brands, anonymised consumer order data from hundreds of top retailers, personal preference data from millions of registered True Fit users, and hundreds of millions anonymous shoppers, True Fit maps the detailed style, fit, size and other technical attributes from clothes and shoes to the style preferences and buying behaviours of millions of individual shoppers.
True Fit has raised $100M from top-tier venture capitalists to organise the world’s footwear & apparel data into the Fashion Genome, and to unlock digital growth in the otherwise constrained $2 trillion footwear and apparel industry. The True Personalisation Platform is strategically leveraged by 250 global retail sites, representing 17,000 brands and 80M registered users. The Fashion Genome, powered by the True Personalisation Platform, allows retailers and brands to provide consumers with unparalleled personalisation via software-as-a-service, APIs, and data-as-a-service, including consumer preference data, personal style rankings, fit ratings, size recommendations, fit details, and merchandising analytics. Follow us on LinkedIn, Facebook, YouTube, and @TrueFit on Twitter.
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.
Visual Next (formerly Visual 2000 Intl.) is a leading provider of End2End software tailored specifically to the apparel, footwear, and fashion accessory companies. Our fully integrated suite of business solutions empowers retailers, brands and manufacturers to lead the way in today’s omnichannel market using mobile friendly and data driven tools. Over 600 companies around the world are re-engineering their processes for the future using Visual Next technology.
What you need to know about Visual Next:
20 years of innovation packaged in a true omnichannel solution.
Manage your business anytime from anywhere with fully responsive tools.
Configurable applications seamlessly working together to meet the specific requirements of modern apparel companies.
Automation of time consuming business processes for greater productivity and speed to market.
Complete integration with industry standard and proprietary applications, including Adobe Illustrator.
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. With it’s AxF (Appearance eXchange Format) file, the premier file format exclusively designed for platform-independent storage and digital communication of all measured appearance attributes, the TAC technology brings product designs to life with digital material representations and consistently share 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 (Regensdorf) and Asia (Shanghai) and service centers across Europe, the Middle East, Asia, and the Americas. For further information, please visit www.xrite.com/TAC .