Category: Industrial Robots

Adidas will finally start selling shoes made by its robot factory

Adidas will finally start selling shoes made by its robot factory

via Adidas will finally start selling shoes made by its robot factory The first model made specifically for London will be out as soon as October 19th.   The robot factory Adidas built in Germany is now fully functional and ready to start making the first Speedfactory shoe that will be sold to the public….

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The Future of Footwear: From Mass Customization to Factory on Demand- meet ELSE Corp at MCPC2017!

The 2017 World Mass Customization & Personalization Conference (MCPC 2017) Customization 4.0: Elevating Mass Customization to a New Level Mass customization and personalization (MCP) strategies aim to profit from the fact that people are different. Their objective is to turn customer heterogeneities into opportunities, hence addressing “long tail” business models. The objective of mass customization…

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Digitization: The next stop for the apparel-sourcing caravan- McKinsey Insights

Digitization: The next stop for the apparel-sourcing caravan By Achim Berg, Saskia Hedrich, Tim Lange, and Karl-Hendrik Magnus Stepping up digital efforts in purchasing could help apparel companies transform. A survey of sourcing executives highlights trends and opportunities. The shirt you are wearing now was probably manufactured in a far-away country, based on a months-old…

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What are the Jobs of the Future? Hint: User Interface (UI) experts/ User Experience (UX) designers

via medium.com Catherine Henry is Chief Experience Officer of Palpable Media, an Emerging Tech Marketing Firm specializing in VR, AR, AI advertising, live events, and distribution. What are the Jobs of the Future? Despite predictions to the contrary, there will be plenty of jobs in the future — just not in traditional sectors. In June 1894, President Grover…

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Meet the Media Guru guarda al Fashion Tech con Anouk Wipprecht- Giovedì 21 settembre

Save the date Anouk Wipprecht a Meet the Media Guru Giovedì 21 settembre ore 19.30 – La Triennale di Milano In collaborazione con Innovation and Craft Society, la task force voluta da Banca IFIS e dedicata alla manifattura ad alto contenuto tecnologico, Meet the Media Guru guarda al Fashion Tech con Anouk Wipprecht, artista e designer olandese pioniera di questo…

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The Robot Startup Using Static Electricity to Make Nike Sneakers- BoF, Fashion-Tech

via businessoffashion.com The Robot Startup Using Static Electricity to Make Nike Sneakers Grabit, a robotics startup, makes machines that can work at 20 times the pace of humans. The most labour intensive part of putting together a pair of Nikes is assembling the “upper” — the flexible part of the shoe that sits on top…

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