Analysing huge corpuses of retail data. Assisting designers with creation and iteration. Transforming the way consumers interact with brands. Supplementing, assisting, and automating. AI is already everywhere in the background of fashion, and the near future will bring it further forward.
From upstream tracking and authenticity, to downstream experiences and the foundations of digital ownership (including NFTs), Blockchain technology has a lot to prove in fashion.
Digital product creation for fashion now goes beyond 3D – creating a new ecosystem of tools, processes, and solutions that collectively contribute to the generation of digital twins of physical garments, footwear, and accessories, for use up and downstream.
From sustainable, organic natural materials to a new breed of high-performance, low-impact synthetics, a lot is happening in physical materials. And new platforms for sourcing them – and their digital counterparts – are now mature.
With hundreds of easily searchable resources at your fingertips, CottonWorks™ is your go-to textile guide for designing, manufacturing, and marketing outstanding cotton products.
Product Lifecycle Management, or PLM, is the engine at the heart of many brands’ and retailers’ digital transformations – as well as being the system of record, collaboration, and co-creation in the supply chain.
Centric Software is the number one PLM for fashion, retail, footwear, outdoor, luxury, consumer goods, home décor and manufacturing companies.
The CGS BlueCherry Enterprise Suite provides clients with a powerful, comprehensive set of tools to drive their fundamental business processes.
Coats Digital is the leading digital transformation partner for the fashion supply chain, powering sustainable processes and high-value insights through connected technologies.
DeSL is a leading provider of PLM and integrated web-based solutions for the Fashion, Apparel, Textile, and Footwear sectors. Built to accommodate the demands of businesses of all sizes, SMB to Enterprise.
The world’s most iconic brands and retailers trust PTC FlexPLM to power their digital design and development operations, manage their global supply chains, and deliver seamless end-to-end collaboration.
The face of retail is changing. From omnichannel strategies and intelligent planning and inventory allocation, to immersive and unique in-store experiences and other ways of capitalising on the major potential that remains in brick-and-mortar retail.
Historic disruption has showcased the fragility of fashion’s supply chains and exposed risk throughout its sourcing bases. Today, visibility is essential – whether it’s into delivery timelines, manufacturing operations, material provenance, or the true scope of labour.
NEFFA | New Fashion Factory is the first sustainable automated manufacturing method allowing for custom-fit textile products made from biomaterials, starting with MYCOTEX.
Why sustainability in fashion matters more than ever, and how to take action – from renewable materials to fair wages. And why the mandate is so strong for circularity in retail, across brand-owned ecosystems, services, and beyond.