Tag: 3D printing

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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Mechanical Metamaterials for Shoe Soles – Process (video)

Mechanical Metamaterials for Shoe Soles via Davide Amorim Mechanical meta-material structures (MMS) are designed structures with mechanical properties not found in ordinary materials. This project explores how different MMS can be combined, through the design of a shoe sole. Thereby showing the potential of using MMS to create personalized and sustainable footwear. The phenomenon of…

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OUR DAILY FUTURE: You may call it, if you like, agility- La Conceria

via laconceria.it OUR DAILY FUTURE | You may call it, if you like, agility In Hong Kong, the Global Footwear Executive Summit, held on March 12th, tries to analyse and find the countermeasures of the many “perfect storms” that are stringing the footwear world. And discover that the solution maybe is only one By Luca…

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RTFS Saga, episode 4: From 3D CAD in Fashion to Personal Style Patterns- Virtual Couture Fashion 2019

VIRTUAL COUTURE FASHION™: A REAL TIME FASHION SYSTEM Virtual Couture Fashion™, is a vision for a new Real Time Fashion System bringing AI driven design, new technologies, a new value chain, a completely new business model and new manufacturing methods to the Fashion industry. It aims to accelerate the transformation of the industry towards a…

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Personalization, customization technologies gaining clout in retail- Retail Customer Experience

via Personalization, customization technologies gaining clout in retail by Elliot Maras As retailers invest more aggressively in omnichannel marketing, technologies that help personalize the shopping experience — such as virtual reality, augmented reality and 3D printing — are being deployed both online and offline. And as retailers recognize the potential of kiosks to support omnichannel marketing initiatives, interactive…

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At CES® 2019 Living in Digital Times Looks at Two Major Tech Disruptions: Retail and Money

News provided by Living in Digital Times At CES® 2019 Living in Digital Times Looks at Two Major Tech Disruptions: Retail and Money High Tech Retailing Conference and Digital Money Forum Showcase How Tech is Transforming these Bastions of Industry LAS VEGAS, Dec. 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Living in Digital Times, LLC (LIDT), a partner program…

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Ford Europe: 3D Printing workflow for custom tooling (video)

via Ultimaker Ford Europe: 3D Printing workflow for custom tooling While many companies start exploring the possibilities of additive manufacturing, Ford once again thinks a step ahead in order to speed up the manufacturing time of their vehicles. Read the full story here: https://ultim.kr/2G1tRGx About Ultimaker » From the very beginning we’ve nurtured an environment…

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3 Ways Industry 4.0 Will Impact Retail- PTC

via ptc.com 3 Ways Industry 4.0 Will Impact Retail by Greg Kaminsky As Industry 4.0 unfolds into the rise of smart, advanced manufacturing, many industries will be forever changed by new technologies that help to further optimize business operations. When we think of retail and fast fashion, images of shopping, trendy styles, and social media…

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3D Printing: Sustaining a Fashion Statement- Thomas Industry Update

via thomasnet.com 3D Printing: Sustaining a Fashion Statement Last week, the premier semi-annual fashion event known as New York Fashion Week (NYFW) took the city by storm, with seven days of innovative designs, exciting new concepts, and top influencers seeing and being seen. Attended by the most elite members of the fashion community and some…

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Materialise and BASF Future Leaders in Customized 3D Printed Eyewear- 3dprint

via Materialise and BASF Future Leaders in Customized 3D Printed Eyewear by Hannah Rose Mendoza The global eyewear market is a $180 billion market dominated by one company Luxottica. If we look at today’s deal whereby BASF is investing $25 million in Materialise we could see this as a deal to industrialize 3D printing for…

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