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, PLM, 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.

DEVIL-DOG Dungarees Brought Back to Life Thanks to Gerber Technology’s Integrated Software Solutions

Building a strong foundation for success thanks to Gerber’s AccuMark® and YuniquePLM®

Thursday, May 30, 2019 Categories: Apparel/Fashion, CAD, PLM, Software

When General Sportwear, a Gerber customer for over 30 years, decided to develop and produce its own brand, Gerber’s innovative CAD and PLM software was instrumental to its creation. Gerber’s reliable product lifecycle management software, YuniquePLM, and industry-leading pattern design software, AccuMark, made it possible for the 92-year-old company to relaunch its legacy brand, DEVIL-DOG Dungarees.

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, PLM, 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.

Gerber Accelerates Creative Process with Updated Adobe® Plug-In for YuniquePLM®

Open Integration Philosophy Supports Simplified End-to-End Workflows

Thursday, May 9, 2019 Categories: Apparel/Fashion, PLM, Software

Speed has become the new normal in fashion, as designers, brands, retailers and manufacturers strive to stay ahead of trends  and meet consumer expectations for personalization and sustainability. To support their users in the race to keep up with what’s now trending, Gerber announced the release of a major update to Design Suite, their Adobe® Illustrator® Plug-in.