Regardless of the type of factory in the apparel supply chain, you have the opportunity to leverage Industry 4.0 to improve your business.
Virtualization software that simulates the factory and its various manufacturing processes. This type of production planning evaluates and optimizes different options before any fabric or garment construction begins on the plant floor.
The smart factory is continuously learning from the data it produces and we no longer rely on pen and paper or excel worksheets to analyze operations. We need to know when a problem is going to occur, before it does.
The factory of the future needs to be informative to its supply chain and also brand client in order to get products to market in the most efficient way. No more iterative processes of email or phone calls. With a click of a button we know capacity, efficiency and shipping estimates.