Made-in-the-USA Apparel Manufacturing: The Journey, the Resurgence and Solutions to Meet a Growing Demand

Tuesday, June 4, 2019 Categories: Apparel/Fashion, Automated Cutting, Automated Spreading, Blog, CAD, Cutting Room, Nesting, PDM, PLM, Plotting & Digitizing, Software

U.S. manufacturing is rapidly changing, and the apparel industry is no exception. Technological innovations and an evolving marketplace are key factors that contribute to the industries largest shifts. However, the most significant factor that changed the face of manufacturing is foreign outsourcing. This change drastically reduced the number of goods bearing the “Made-in-the-USA” label.

Gerber Technology Makes On-Demand Fashion Real with the Waldrip Collection

Takes Concepts through Design, Printing, and Cutting With Industry 4.0 Agility

Tuesday, May 28, 2019 Categories: Apparel/Fashion, CAD, Cutting Room, PLM, Software

To demonstrate how integrated technology can support the ability to produce fashion on demand in a sustainable way, Gerber Technology is collaborating with Stephanie London, a high-end women’s wear designer, to develop a collection of garments, the Gerber by Waldrip Collection. The collection demonstrates how traditional processes that historically take months, can be transformed to bring a line to life within days.

Automating Apparel Manufacturing: Key Industry Trends and the Role of Robots in a Changing Market

Tuesday, May 21, 2019 Categories: Apparel/Fashion, Automated Cutting, Automated Spreading, Blog, CAD, Cutting Room, Nesting, PDM, PLM, Plotting & Digitizing, Software

Technological advancements and automation are drastically transforming the way in which goods are produced. Once dramatized in science fiction novels and films, the concept of machines performing functions and tasks once assigned to humans is now a reality in factories and companies throughout the country.

The Micro-Factory: The Key to Surviving and Thriving in an On-Demand World

Thursday, May 9, 2019 Categories: Apparel/Fashion, Automated Cutting, Automated Spreading, Blog, CAD, Cutting Room, Nesting, PDM, PLM, Plotting & Digitizing, Software

In a world where next-day shipping is a consumer expectation, it’s safe to say that consumers aren’t interested in waiting for weeks or months for products. This new consumer climate is challenging brands, retailers and manufacturers to find innovative ways to produce their products.

Gerber Empowers Personalization, Showing Game-Changing, End-to-End Solutions with a Factory of the Future at Texprocess

Unique integration from design to print to cut to finish on display in two micro-factories.

Thursday, April 25, 2019 Categories: Apparel/Fashion, Automated Cutting, Automated Spreading, CAD, Cutting Room, Nesting, PLM, Software

Next month, at Texprocess in Frankfurt in Hall 4.0 - Stand B31, Gerber Technology will showcase their industry-leading, end-to-end solution to support on-demand bespoke design through production as well as mass production. Gerber will also play an integral role in the “Smart Textiles Micro-Factory” exhibit.