Colorkarma Joins Forces with Gerber Technology to Promote Collaboration Among Global Network of Manufacturers and Suppliers for PPE Production

A new Matchmaking Directory allows manufacturers to find the support and resources they need for a successful transition to PPE.

Monday, June 22, 2020 Categories: Apparel/Fashion

Gerber Technology has partnered with the creative platform, Colorkarma, to develop an easy-to-use interface for the company’s PPE Manufacturing Matchmaking Program. As companies continue to rely on the Gerber PPE Task Force to successfully convert their current production lines to personal protective equipment (PPE), Gerber is committed to making the transition as seamless as possible.

FPS Apparel Empowered to Produce 10,000 Protective Masks Per Week

Live in less than a week with Gerber’s retooling solution and support.

Thursday, June 11, 2020 Categories: Apparel/Fashion, Automated Cutting, CAD, Software

With help from Gerber Technology, FPS Apparel was able to quickly transition from producing promotional apparel to producing personal protective equipment (PPE) in just a week. FPS Apparel’s current production allows them to produce and donate 10,000 masks per week to various healthcare facilities and first responders. As COVID-19 began to spread to New York City in early March, FPS Apparel knew they had to do their part to protect the health and safety of those fighting the pandemic on the frontlines.

Driven by Passion: Meet Ron Ellis, Gerber Expert and Space Enthusiast

Tuesday, June 9, 2020 Categories: Automated Cutting, Blog, Cutting Room

At Gerber, we believe passion is the key to success. We are lucky to have a team of experts who are passionate about what they do and are fully committed to the success of our customers. In the “Driven by Passion” blog series, we’ll be highlighting members of our team and gathering their insight on the current state of the industry and how important technology is to stay agile. In this edition, meet Ron Ellis, Director of Product Management and read about his passion for aerospace.

CBI Group Produces 20,000 Units per Day of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

CBI Group leverages Gerber Technology for Amma - Ind. de Confecções, Lda facility to increase production by 50%.

Thursday, June 4, 2020 Categories: Apparel/Fashion, Automated Cutting

CBI Indústria de Vestuário S.A. leveraged their long-standing partnership with Gerber Technology to successfully convert their production lines to personal protective equipment (PPE). The CBI Group normally specializes in men’s, women’s and children’s clothing but were one of the first companies in Portugal to transition to PPE production during the COVID-19 outbreak. (Read in Portuguese)

Gerber Empowers Nine Line to Produce Thousands of Medical-Grade Masks per Day

Nine Line Apparel develops innovative solution to personal protective equipment (PPE) shortage.

Friday, May 22, 2020 Categories: Apparel/Fashion, Automated Cutting

Nine Line Apparel has partnered with Gerber Technology and Top Value Fabric to develop several types of protective masks to ensure the health and safety of millions.