Category: Industry 4.0

Microfactories, Automation, Talent, Investment: Building microfactories to cater to on-demand shopping

Microfactories, Automation, Talent, Investment Deconstructing the Reality of Made-in-the-USA Manufacturing By Jordan Speer When you’re talking about automating the apparel industry, and where we’re headed in the future, it’s helpful to understand where the industry has been, why it changed, and what’s sparking the changes that it will need to accommodate going forward. A little…

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Aiming to be the Amazon of On-Demand Manufacturing – Digital Engineering 24/7

Aiming to be the Amazon of On-Demand Manufacturing Vendors enter the field, adding new networks for ordering custom parts and prototypes. By Kenneth Wong In February 2018, when Dassault Systèmes, the parent company of SolidWorks, launched its ecommerce platform 3DEXPERIENCE Marketplace, the company said, “Our ambition is nothing shy of transforming the industrial world similar…

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Adidas unveils running shoes that never have to be thrown away

via treehugger.com Adidas unveils running shoes that never have to be thrown away by Melissa Breyer The Futurecraft Loop performance running shoes can be returned to Adidas, where they will be ground up to make more shoes, again and again. So, recycling is a mess. Manufacturers have sold us on the idea that it’s the…

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#AI4FASHION: IBM and FIT collaborate to build future fashion workforce

via fibre2fashion.com IBM and FIT collaborate to build future fashion workforce The Fashion Institute of Technology’s (FIT’s) Infor Design and Technology Lab (DTech Lab) and IBM has announced a collaboration that will transform how fashion industry works and help build creative workforce of the future. FIT will use IBM AI for fashion capabilities in its DTech…

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A fashion tech startup using 3D to make zero-waste sustainable jeans (Unspun)

HK start-up using 3D tech to make zero-waste jeans The start-up is helping to drive Hong Kong’s Smart City goals via its innovative use of tech and 3D printing. via opengovasia.com According to a recent report, a Hong Kong start-up is combining 3D scanning and weaving technology to make the perfect pair of jeans, as…

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THE WORLDWIDE SUPPLY CHAIN FEDERATION ANNOUNCES NEW SUPPLY CHAIN, INNOVATION & TECHNOLOGY CONFERENCE

THE WORLDWIDE SUPPLY CHAIN FEDERATION ANNOUNCES NEW FREE SUPPLY CHAIN, INNOVATION & TECHNOLOGY CONFERENCE Mark Your Calendar for June 19-20, 2019 in NYC Where the Brightest Minds in the Industry will be Discussing the Reinvention of Global Supply Chain Networks The Worldwide Supply Chain Federation, the world’s first, largest, and fastest growing grassroots driven network…

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SCIT19, Supply Chain Innovation Technology- Jun, 19-20, at Microsoft NY headquarters- SAVE THE DATE

Supply Chain, Innovation, Technology: SCIT19 SAVE THE DATE- Jun 19-20, Microsoft New York Headquarters Supply Chain, Innovation, Technology 2019, by The Worldwide Supply Chain Federation SAVE THE DATE: Wed, June 19, 2019, 9:30 AM – Thu, June 20, 2019, 5:00 PM EDT Microsoft New York Headquarters, 11 Times Square, 6th floor, New York, NY 10036…

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ELSE CORP’S CEO SPOKE at COSMETIC SUMMIT, COSMOFARMA 2019

 ELSE CORP’S CEO SPOKE at COSMETIC SUMMIT, COSMOFARMA 2019 Milan, 12 April 2019 – ELSE Corp – a Virtual Retail Company, an Italian start-up working on the development of the Virtual Retail platform E.L.S.E. (acronym for Exclusive Luxury Shopping Experience), which proposes a new Virtual Shopping experience in 3D, was at COSMETIC SUMMIT. This exhibition,…

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Intelligenza Artificiale Etica: Un codice etico per la Trustworthy AI dell’Unione Europea

via ai4business.it Un codice etico per la Trustworthy AI dell’Unione Europea L’Unione Europea presenta i sette punti del codice etico per la Trustworthy AI, una intelligenza artificiale sicura e responsabile, e ribadisce le tappe di una roadmap sempre più inclusiva by Miti Della Mura – @MitiDellaMura Possiamo considerarlo l’ultimo (in ordine di tempo) passaggio di…

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LVMH to be launching blockchain tool for product authentication- AURA

via thecurrentdaily.com LVMH reported to be launching blockchain tool for product authentication by Camilla Rydzek Luxury conglomerate LVMH is rumored to be launching a blockchain platform that will ensure product authenticity across brands in its portfolio. According to a source speaking to blockchain publication CoinDesk, the platform, titled AURA, will aim to provide “proof of…

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