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Texprocess 2019 – New solutions for speed and efficiency

14 June 2019 | Beth Wright

Industry 4.0 remained a buzz-word at the recent Texprocess and Techtextil technology trade shows in Frankfurt, Germany, with new tools allowing data to flow seamlessly from digital design and development all the way through the supply chain to help garment manufacturers cut costs, improve quality, increase productivity, speed time-to-market, reduce waste and stay competitive. Other highlights included virtual fit solutions, a new 3D body scanner, and robot-assisted sewing.... read more

Online fit and size project aims to reduce garment returns

13 December 2018 | Leonie Barrie

A research project is underway in Germany to develop a software solution to improve size and fit predictions in online shopping – and reduce the amount of clothing that is unnecessarily returned and recycled.... read more

PI Apparel 2017: Human Solutions develops virtual reality showroom

27 October 2017 | Beth Wright

Building on its 'digital is now' tagline, fashion technology specialist Human Solutions has developed what it says is the world's first virtual reality room for apparel collection coordination, designed to allow international partners in different locations around the world to "meet" and view and approve designs.... read more

Texprocess 2017 – A fully networked garment production chain in action

15 June 2017 | Beth Wright

A live demonstration of how apparel production can be digitalised and networked from design to finished product was one of the most popular exhibits at last month's Texprocess trade fair in Frankfurt, offering a practical way to show manufacturers how a 'micro factory' can be used to produce small batches – even of just a single item – and fast response to market trends.... read more

Texprocess 2017 – New software solutions for speed and efficiency

2 June 2017 | Leonie Barrie & Beth Wright

Digitalisation was a buzz-word at the recent Texprocess apparel technology trade show in Frankfurt, Germany, with new tools allowing data to flow seamlessly from digital design and development all the way through the supply chain to help garment manufacturers cut costs, improve quality, increase productivity, speed time-to-market, reduce waste and stay competitive.... read more

3D CAD comes of age

28 March 2017 | Michael Jaenecke and Niki Tait

Although there are many continuous developments in technology, every so often a giant leap occurs with the potential to bring huge benefits to apparel retailers, brands and manufacturers. 3D CAD is undoubtedly the next major advance for the sewn products industry in a world where speed to market, cost reductions and the elimination of waste are paramount.... read more

Open source is key in the move to new technology tools

17 November 2016 | Beth Wright

While some retailers are already enjoying the benefits of 3D design, virtual prototyping tools or product lifecycle management software, others are still struggling to find the best ways to leverage the potential benefits into their businesses.... read more

First North America size survey to include children

21 July 2015 | Leonie Barrie

The first body size and measurement survey across both the United States and Canada is about to get underway to help retailers and brands improve their current sizing strategies and gain new insight into the changing body shapes of children.... read more

Benetton opts for Cad.Assyst and Automarker

20 July 2015 | Leonie Barrie

Italian fashion company Benetton is investing in new CAD and automatic marker making systems supplied by Sistemi Assyst.... read more

Texprocess 2015: Software solutions enhance speed and visibility

22 May 2015 | Leonie Barrie

Tools for improved colour communication, 3D design and prototyping, and the integration of key business functions were unveiled at the recent Texprocess trade fair in Frankfurt, Germany. And faster time-to-market, better quality, lower cost and increased productivity are among the benefits. ... read more

French start-up Sizzy adopts 3D body scanners

2 April 2015 | Richard Woodard

French start-up company Sizzy is using Human Solutions 3D body scanners in its new “Sizzy Center” store in Paris, with plans to expand across France, Europe and the US.... read more

Art of Men implements 3D body scanner

25 November 2014 | Michelle Russell

German formal wear and menswear specialist Art of Men has begun using a 3D body scanner from Human Solutions for acquiring the body dimensions of its customers.... read more

GERMANY: Third edition of Texprocess trade fair "on target"

8 August 2014 | Katie Smith

Increasing digitalisation and networking combined with sustainable production processes will be the focus of next year's Texprocess trade fair for processing textile and flexible materials.... read more

GERMANY: Human Solutions develops contact-free 3D bodyscanner

15 May 2014 | Michelle Russell

Fashion technology specialist Human Solutions has developed a contact-free bodyscanner to acquire the measurements of people in 3D.... read more

ITALY: SizeItaly survey to improve Italian clothing sizing

28 March 2014 | Michelle Russell

Companies will now have access to data that could help them better determine the right product, and size and fit for their customers in order to work faster and more cost efficiently.... read more

GERMANY: Eurofit online body measurement project underway

17 December 2013 | Richard Woodard

Fashion technology specialist Human Solutions has devised the portal architecture for Eurofit, a research project to provide an online platform for body measurements.... read more

Texprocess & Techtextil 2013: Products on show

21 June 2013 | Leonie Barrie

Faster time-to-market, better quality and lower cost are the drivers behind the latest developments unveiled at last week's Texprocess and Techtextil trade fairs in Frankfurt, Germany. Here, just-style presents a snapshot of some of the innovations on show for apparel makers.... read more

Texprocess 2013: What's driving investment in apparel software?

18 June 2013 | Leonie Barrie

Efforts to take time out of the design and product development process were at the heart of software on display at last week's Texprocess trade fair in Frankfurt, Germany. And vendors such as Gerber Technology and Human Solutions are focusing on tools to meet these needs as seamlessly as possible.... read more

Texprocess 2013: SizeGermany fit mannequins unveiled

10 June 2013 | Leonie Barrie

A range of SizeGermany product development fit mannequins has been unveiled by the Human Solutions Group in conjunction with the London based size and fit specialist Sizemic and the SizeGermany retail partners.... read more

GERMANY: Baby and toddler data added to body size portal

17 April 2013 | Leonie Barrie

An international database of body shapes in different countries has been expanded to include the body dimensions of babies and toddlers for the first time.... read more

ITALY: SizeItaly to improve Italian clothing sizing

1 March 2013 | Petah Marian

Italy's first serial measurement survey using 3D scanners is underway, with the goal of optimising the size and fit of clothing.... read more

GERMANY: Takko Fashion works to improve size and fit

7 November 2012 | Leonie Barrie

Fashion mannequins based on the results of an extensive SizeGermany national sizing survey are being used by value clothing retailer Takko Fashion to improve the size and fit of its apparel.... read more

ITALY: Size survey should boost fashion fit

25 July 2012 | Leonie Barrie

A national sizing survey is set to launch in Italy at the end of this month in a bid to help retailers and brands ensure the clothes they sell offer the best size and fit for the Italian market.... read more

GERMANY: Fashion mannequins based on SizeGermany survey

28 February 2012 | Richard Woodard

Suppliers and apparel product developers can now order physical fashion mannequins based on the results of an extensive SizeGermany survey.... read more

GERMANY: Human Solutions buys software firm AVM

7 July 2011 | just-style.com

3D body scanning and fit expert Human Solutions has bought ERP/PDM provider AVM GmbH & Co, in a move the company claims now makes it the largest single-source provider of apparel industry solutions in German-speaking countries.... read more

Sizing workshop measures up consumer needs

17 June 2011 | just-style.com

Experts in fashion sizing believe that providing the right fit is growing in importance, as consumers demand more for their money. ... read more

Meeting the challenges of the children's wear market

14 October 2010 | just-style.com

A recent seminar looking at specific challenges facing the children's wear market concluded that weight and waist sizes are a better indicator of 'fit' than age; children's wear sales are being boosted by grandparents and fathers; and cross-shopping retail strategies are paying off as consumers prefer to shop under one roof in supermarkets, discount and department stores.... read more

GERMANY: Ahlers and Assyst agree technology deal

2 August 2010 | just-style.com

CAD/CAM specialist Assyst is intending to drive the development of new products though an "innovation partnership deal" with leading men's fashion manufacturer Ahlers AG.... read more

Lingerie and swimwear firms shape up

14 May 2010 | just-style.com

With less than one in three consumers in the UK receiving the correct sizing and fit advice when purchasing a bra, retailers and brands have shared their expertise on some of the key issues surrounding bra 'fit' standards.... read more

GERMANY: Assyst adds former Hugo Boss exec to PLM team

30 March 2010 | just-style.com

CAD/CAM supplier Assyst GmbH has strengthened its Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) team with the addition of former Hugo Boss executive Dr Jürgen Rudolph.... read more

GERMANY: Size survey shows shoppers are getting larger

10 December 2009 | just-style.com

Retailers and brands are preparing to offer more clothing in larger sizes for both men and women after the results of a size survey of the German population showed consumers are getting bigger and taller.... read more

ITALY: Human Solutions buys stake in Assyst unit

11 November 2009 | just-style.com

3D body scanning and fit expert Human Solutions GmbH is continuing its software expansion after acquiring a 45% stake in Italian company Assyst Sistemi.... read more

GERMANY: Body size portal goes live

9 October 2009 | just-style.com

Human Solutions has launched its new ‘body dimension portal’ – believed to be a world-first – which should help apparel firms tailor their garments to shoppers in new markets by enabling them to check their ready-made size tables against international databases.... read more

COMMENT: Lean is green in apparel product development

25 August 2009 | just-style.com

Within the apparel industry the dialogue on sustainability has mainly focused on the production of ‘green products’ and the use of textile processing methods and supply chain strategies that reduce the sector’s environmental footprint. But as we begin to think of sustainability in broader terms, the product development stage provides another key point in the product lifecycle that is worthy of a closer look, writes [TC]²’s Kerry Maguire King.... read more

GERMANY: Topcut buys Bullmer in Chinese-backed deal

7 July 2009 | just-style.com

The cutting and spreading business of bankrupt German CAD/CAM supplier Assyst-Bullmer has been sold to German leather cutting expert TopCut GmbH in a deal backed by Chinese investor New Jack Sewing Machine Co Ltd.... read more