Fashion in 2019: The Shift From Challenges to Opportunities

Thursday, February 21, 2019 Categories: Apparel/Fashion, Blog

The fashion industry needs to adapt to changing consumer expectations if they want to remain viable players. The global economy looks volatile to many, and companies looking to protect themselves from the uncertainty ahead must be conscious of the slowed economic growth and changing international trade relationships in the form of trade wars and Brexit, to name a couple of factors. More specifically, the bulk of economic growth can be found in the luxury goods market, and in developing markets in Asia. Market conditions strongly favor the very top producers in the industry, while smaller or public companies are facing increasingly hostile conditions.

Gerber Innovates to Meet Personalization and the Need for Speed Challenges with AccuMark® Version 12 Launch

AccuMark Integrates Data from Design Through Manufacturing

Tuesday, February 12, 2019 Categories: Apparel/Fashion, CAD, Software

Personalization, convenience and value: online and offline shoppers want it all. They expect brands and retailers to understand their needs and deliver new styles and trends faster than ever before. “To survive and more importantly thrive in today’s markets, fashion players need to improve their agility, speed and connectivity,” said Mary McFadden, VP of CAD Product Management, Gerber Technology. “Our Version 12 AccuMark Platform release delivers on these demands from product design and development to 3D sampling through optimized production planning and manufacturing.”

Gerber Technology Completes Its First Two Exhibitions with the Gerber MCT Cutter at SGIA 2018 Las Vegas and Viscom Italy 2018 in Milan

Thursday, November 29, 2018 Categories: Signs & Graphics

Gerber Technology is pleased to report that it has successfully completed two major expositions on both sides of the Atlantic on October 18-20, 2018 featuring the Gerber MCT Cutter and TigerVision™ software. Both products have been added to Gerber’s portfolio through its recent acquisition of MCT Digital, combining two rich histories of innovation in both hardware and software solutions. 

Totes Isotoner Corp. Upgrades to Gerber’s YuniquePLM® for Improved Collaboration

Monday, November 19, 2018 Categories: Apparel/Fashion, PLM, Software

Collaborating across companies with large product lines helps decrease the time from design concept to store shelf. Technology for collaboration has evolved over time to help facilitate cooperation across product lines and geographies. “It was imperative with our upgrade from webPDM™ to YuniquePLM that collaboration continues to be easy and speed up product development,” Donna Kohring, manager, systems development for Totes Isotoner Corporation.

Citizens of Humanity Chooses Gerber’s YuniquePLM® Cloud for Speed to Market, Data Centralization

Wednesday, October 24, 2018 Categories: Apparel/Fashion, PLM, Software

Global companies who work with many partners need a secure, flexible system to manage data across their business. “With such a large global product line, understanding milestones for the next season of garments is imperative to success and implementing YuniquePLM will allow us easy access to this data regardless of location,” stated Federico Pagnetti, chief operating officer, Citizens of Humanity.