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garment manufacturing

8 Hidden Elements To Revamp Your Cutting Room

Cutting room is a very important section in any garment manufacturing facility which has a major impact on the overall production. The cutting room controls the utilization of fabric which makes up to 70% of the total manufacturing cost. Thus, the small steps towards wastage reduction and savings can have a huge effect on the efficiency and…
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Can Welding Replace Sewing In The Garment Industry?

I have recently been reading a lot about the innovations happening around the world in the garment industry. One thought that struck me was in the field of sewing. Are there other, more plausible, cost-effective and quality assuring methods, that can replace sewing in this industry? Well, this article is an attempt to throw some light on one such…
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Vendor Managed Inventory (VMI)

For any organization, managing Inventory is one of the biggest tasks at hand. Ensuring it is under the specified level, simultaneously making sure it does not run out when needed, is a herculean task in itself. WHAT IS VMI: Vendor managed inventory or VMI is an integrated inventory management approach that offers relief from the inventory concerns.…
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Artificial Intelligence In The Apparel Industry

When compared to 2016, there has been a 300% percent growth in investments in Artificial Intelligence capabilities development in 2017 globally, as predicted by Forrester Research. An IDC research has predicted that the AI market will become worth more than $47 billion in 2020 growing from an $8 billion market in 2016. We have seen science fictions…
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Drop Shipping

Retailers offering their customer a full catalogue or e-commerce platforms, both invoke the need of a system where the retailer does not have to physically store the complete range of products being offered in brick and mortar setups, but still satisfies customer demands within a stipulated time frame. This is where drop shipping comes into the…
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5 Factors You Should Consider In Lingerie Cutting

Lingerie today has ceased to be the traditional basic piece of essential garment. It has become an attractive, innovative, functional innerwear and intimate clothing for women, with styles and categories that go way past than being a simple garment category. With such a level of complexity and such small sizes of the garment, the cutting process in…
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Factories of the future: Apparel Manufacturing

If we observe traditionally, manufacturing can be termed as the process of converting raw materials into physical products and factories are the structure where this conversion happens. This was the simple goal with which gen x factories worked. Then came the growing need for sustainability and optimization in meeting customer demands which drove…
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Real Time Information Sharing in the Apparel Industry

Defining Real-Time System An IT enabled system that is able to provide necessary information to its users, as sooner as things are rolled on, is called real time system. Having worked in the apparel industry for some time now, I have always thought about the importance and challenges being faced by an apparel exporter in sharing information in real…
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