TECHNOLOGY

Starmout Released Engage 5.0 for Omnichannel Retailing

| February 4, 2016

E-commerce solutions company Starmount recently launched new products to assist retailers with their omnichannel initiatives.

Fashion Biz Veteran Joins RMSA Tech Firm

After three decades in the apparel industry, Donald Reichman, who has represented various womenswear brands, has joined technology company RMSA Retail Solutions.

Chinese Website Promotes U.S. Apparel Brands in China

China, with a population of 1.4 billion people, is a burgeoning consumer market where shoppers are hungry for American clothing labels.

Wearable Tech Expo Planned for Downtown Los Angeles

Los Angeles–based District2.co, an online B2B resource for connecting apparel designer and manufacturers, will host TomorroWear, a wearable-technology exposition, on Feb. 17 at Maker City at The Reef in downtown Los Angeles.

Indian Garment Company Fined for Stealing Software

California’s attorney general has won a settlement from a clothing factory in India accused of stealing intellectual property from U.S. software companies.

Jesta’s Omnichannel Suite Helps Harry Rosen Centralize Operations

Harry Rosen, a 61-year-old luxury menswear retail chain with 17 stores in Canada, has implemented the Retail Vision Suite from Montreal-based ERP (enterprise resource planning) software provider Jesta I.S. Inc.

Newsmakers 2015: Retail Tech In-Store and Online

Omni-channel was the tech buzzword of 2012. In 2015, the retail tech world was focused on “Big Data,” or through feeding extremely large sets of data into computer algorithms, then finding trends and patterns, which might forecast what kind of denim consumers will purchase.

PLM: Seeking a Simple Solution for a Complex Supply Chain

Ever since PLM (Product Lifecycle Management) software was introduced to the apparel industry, the solution has been helping companies do everything from line planning to streamlining production by giving everyone involved in development access to the same real-time information.

Epson’s SureColor Sublimation Printer Wins SGIA Award

Epson’s SureColor F9200 sublimation printer landed the product of the year award within the “roll-to-roll dye sublimation on textile” category at the recent Specialty Graphic Imaging Association (SGIA) expo in Atlanta.

Lectra USA Charts Growth Along Regional Lines

The phrase “speed to market” has become commonplace over the years, but it still aptly describes what’s driving business in the apparel industry. And, as a result, industry suppliers such as Lectra are benefiting.

Fashion Meet Tech at Melange Live Event at The New Mart

The worlds of fashion and technology merged at the launch of Melange Live, a conference that explored new developments in e-commerce, mobile/digital payments, brand building using social media and new innovations in wearable technology.

Japanese Whole Garment Knit Technology Company Opens L.A. Showroom

Japanese Whole Garment Knit Technology Company Opens L.A. Showroom

Knitwear designers and manufacturers looking for insight and inspiration have a new destination in the Los Angeles Fashion District with the recent opening of a permanent showroom and design center for Japanese knitting machine and software maker Shima Seiki at the California Market Center.

Nanotex: Putting the Function in Fabric

Performance characteristics such as moisture management, water repellency and odor control are familiar territory for consumers of activewear while enhanced performance features are relatively new for casual apparel and ready-to-wear.

Tim Gunn to Keynote Gerber Ideation2015

Attendees at Gerber Technology's upcoming Ideation2015 technology conference will get a chance to hear from “Project Runway” star Tim Gunn, who will give the keynote address at the Oct. 29–30 software conference for the fashion, apparel, accessories and footwear industries in Las Vegas.

Designer Rosie Assoulin Joins Alvanon Mentorship Program

New York designer Rosie Assoulin has joined the Mentorship Program at Alvanon, the software and sizing solutions company.

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