Tag: environmental impact

Innovation in Textiles: Digital technology as a driver of sustainable innovation

via Innovation in Textiles Digital technology as a driver of sustainable innovation by Anne Prahl The emergence of new digital tools and technologies for the apparel and footwear industry provides designers, brands, manufacturers and retailers with exciting sustainable innovation opportunities, which cover the entire product lifecycle from design and development, manufacturing, sales and consumer use…

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Napapijri launches new form of digital manufacturing- FashionUnited

via FashionUnited Napapijri launches new form of digital manufacturing by Danielle Wightman-Stone Italian premium casual-wear brand Napapijri is launching a new form of digital manufacturing for autumn/winter 2018 called Ze-Knit, as part of its strategy to transforming their production process, to reduce waste and speed up the process without effecting prices. Utilising computer-controlled knitting technology…

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Change Your Shoes: Why Footwear Trails Apparel When it Comes to Sustainable Supply Chains- VampFootwear

via vampfootwear.com Why Footwear Trails Apparel When it Comes to Sustainable Supply Chains by Tara Donaldson Though apparel has made greater strides of late toward advancing supply chain sustainability, footwear has been a step behind, and Change Your Shoes is working to point out the sector’s flaws and suggest better practices for a more ethical…

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