As the leader in the corporate uniform market, Cintas knows what it takes to deliver the highest quality products and services as quickly as possible. Today, Cintas operates nearly 500 facilities, which includes five manufacturing operations and 11 distribution centers. Cintas development and production operations are spread all across North America. A majority of the company’s pattern making, grading and nesting is done in Cincinnati and Chicago. The files are then sent to one of their production facilities in Mexico or Honduras.
For 15 years, Puerto Rico Apparel Manufacturing (PRAMA) Corp has been a prime manufacturer of military uniforms for the U.S. Government. In this interview with PRAMA’s Vice President, Edwin Quiles and Ivette Lebron, President, we’ll hear how they were able to transform their cutting operations with Gerber Technology.
Pool lining and cover manufacturer, Aqua Fermetures, produces 1500 liners, 1000 bar covers and 1000 shutters per year. With the swimming pool market currently growing at 40%, Aqua Fermetures knew they needed to invest in technology in order to keep up with demand and evolve their company.
Witness how an Australian manufacturer of custom-made athletic apparel slashed lead times of 6-12 weeks down to 2-4 weeks and increased capacity 20-40 percent with Gerber’s ContourVision™ scan-to-cut system paired with a conveyorized GERBERcutter®.