Tag: apparel production

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…

Read More

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…

Read More