Category: Additive Manufacturing


Meet Lining Yao – 7 Giugno ore 19.30, Meet the Media Guru #MEETYAO

Meet the Media Guru | Lining Yao Mercoledì 7 giugno 2017 Museo Nazionale della Scienza e della Tecnologia Leonardo da Vinci, Via San Vittore, Milano, MI, Italia dalle 19:30 alle 21:00   È Lining Yao la protagonista del quarto appuntamento di Meet the Media Guru nel 2017.  Designer cinese del Tangible Media Lab dell’MIT, è…

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EU’s ‘Factories of the Future’

via Factories 4.0: The Future of European Manufacturing European cooperation in the form of the EU’s ‘Factories of the Future’ partnership is enabling a transformation of advanced manufacturing through digitisation and by unleashing a new wave of similar national and regional initiatives. This is a guest blogpost written by Mr Željko Pazin, Executive Director…

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Detailing Amazon’s Custom-Clothing Patent- The NYT, Technology

via Detailing Amazon’s Custom-Clothing Patent In April, Amazon received an intriguing patent for an “on demand” apparel manufacturing system, which can quickly fill online orders for suits, dresses and other garments. Here’s how it would work. By NICK WINGFIELD and KELLY COUTURIER Image Credit: Amazon Ordering and Printing Patterns The process starts when customers…

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Glossy 101: The prioritization of personalization

via Glossy 101: The prioritization of personalization by Jessica Schiffer In a world of curated feeds and tailored recommendations (see: Facebook and Netflix), today’s consumers have come to expect that all of their experiences will cater directly to their interests. Shopping is no exception, so retailers heading towards an uncertain future are relying on…

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Metodo e sistema di modifica di forme per scarpa basati sull'applicazione di toppe addizionali

Next patent filled by ELSE Corp: A shoe-last modification method for industrial Made to Measure footwear

Here’s another “short announcement” to inform our supporters- and not only ;),  that ELSE Corp has just filled its 4-th patent (previous announcements: #1, #2, #3), related to their industrial invention named “Virtual Retail”, and its related innovative industrial processes around mass customization, made to order and industrial made to measure. This patent is about…

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Direct to Consumer (D2C) Business Model

Direct to Consumer (D2C) Business Model: How Demand and Technology Made Fashion Go Real-Time, FashionBI Research

Today’s consumers are better informed, better connected and more conscious of the values and authenticity… 1 in 5 consumers interested in personalised products or services are willing to pay a +20% premium… 15+ major fashion labels have announced See Now Buy Now collections for 2017… a new report by FashionBI Direct to Consumer (D2C) Business…

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RTFS-FOUR key elements

How can RTFS (Real Time Fashion System) fix the Fashion Industry?

How can RTFS fix the Fashion Industry? Risky, unstable, but challenging. It’s been a huge year for the fashion industry! As economic and political changes came through, it faced the fashion industry as well, representing the seventh-largest economy in the world, proving just how twisted fashion is to its environment. 2016 has shown big confusion…

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Will Amazon’s on-demand manufacturing create trouble for fast-fashion? RetailWire, Discussion

Will Amazon’s on-demand manufacturing create trouble for fast-fashion? via Zara, Topshop and the like have upset apparel retailing with their sophisticated fast-fashion processes, but a new patent awarded this week to Amazon could make their systems look passé. Amazon’s on-demand system would use automated textile printers, cutters and assembly lines to custom manufacturer garments…

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Research Report: 3D Printing in Fashion and Textile, Evolution and Potential of This Additive Future Fashion Manufacturing – FashionBI

3D Printing in Fashion and Textile Evolution and Potential of This Additive Future Fashion Manufacturing via The 3D printing industry, also known as additive manufacturing (AM) industry, grew 25.9% in CAGR to $5.165 billion in 2016. Selective Laser Sintering (SLS) and Fused Deposition Modeling (FDM) are the most common 3D printing technologies in fashion….

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Amazon wins patent for ‘on-demand apparel manufacturing’

via by Monica Nickelsburg Fashion-focused Amazon wins patent for ‘on-demand apparel manufacturing’ Amazon has a snazzy new idea for cutting the cost of making clothes. The Seattle e-commerce juggernaut just won a patent for “on-demand apparel manufacturing,” in which machines only start snipping and stitching once an order has been placed. The patent describes a system…

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