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In Los Angeles, Shima Seiki Seeks to ‘Knitify the World’

By Dorothy Crouch | October 31, 2019

Within its new space, which opened in March, Japanese machine manufacturer Shima Seiki hosted its second G3D seminar in its fresh showroom. The first event in the Arts District space was held earlier this year, focused on a “Yarn to Shelf” manufacturing approach to apparel, while the recent session, hosted Oct. 23 and 24, adhered to the theme “Knitify the World.”

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Shima Seiki Debuts a Collaborative Apparel-Technology Space in Los Angeles

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