Home / Knowledge / News / Information Technology / Gerber celebrates 40th year in apparel industry
Gerber celebrates 40th year in apparel industry
11
Mar '08
Gerber Technology, the world leading supplier of automated CAD/CAM and PLM solutions for the apparel and flexible materials industry, is celebrating its 40th year in the apparel industry.

The company was founded as Gerber Garment Technology in 1968, and today is known as Gerber Technology. The company boasts an impressive history of innovation and a broad base of customers that are setting the standard for performance in fashion and apparel.

Gerber Technology has consistently delivered solutions that enable their customers to stay ahead of the curve, meet and exceed industry demand, and manage market forces such as: Reducing time to market for new products, reducing product costs to improve margin, and managing the increasingly complex logistics of a global supply chain.

The company highlights emerging market issues that continue to fuel these overall challenges, leaving organizations to examine their business processes spanning market research, concept, line development design and planning, sourcing, production, quality assurance, transportation and distribution/warehousing.

"We are extremely pleased with the solutions we've pioneered over the course of 40 years, from introducing production automation and computer aided design, to product lifecycle management for the fashion industry," said Bill Brewster, Vice President Global Marketing and Product Management, Gerber Technology.

"Now, as we enter the first year of our fifth decade, we will be delivering new solutions over the course of the next 12 months that will continue to set the agenda for companies that operate within the 'concept to retail' value chain."

Gerber Technology Customers Well Prepared to Address Market Dynamics

Gerber Technology customers have been implementing the basic building blocks of Fashion Lifecycle Management (FLM) -- Gerber Technology's product lifecycle management solution for the apparel industry -- since the mid 1990's. WebPDM, is the conceptual predecessor of Gerber's Fashion Lifecycle Management Suite which launched in 2006.


Must ReadView All

Chinese firm sets up textile-garment chain in Vietnam

Apparel/Garments | On 13th Dec 2017

Chinese firm sets up textile-garment chain in Vietnam

Worldon Vietnam Co. Ltd under the Chinese Shenzhou Group is likely to ...

Courtesy: SATO Global Solutions

Information Technology | On 13th Dec 2017

Sensor networks improve inventory management

Sensor networks like radio frequency identification (RFID) and smart...

CMAI hails review of FTP as 'progressive package'

Apparel/Garments | On 13th Dec 2017

CMAI hails review of FTP as 'progressive package'

The Clothing Manufacturers' Association of India (CMAI) has hailed...

Interviews View All

Shiladitya K Joshi
Truetzschler India Private Limited

India ITME provides a platform to interact with our stakeholders

Kamlesh Vaghela
RK Textiles

Very few machinery manufacturers have R&D units

Riddhika Shah
SS Homme

'Worsted wool is the ideal fabric for menswear'

Rikesh Mistry

Jupiter Comtex Pvt Ltd, established in 1973, started its textile machinery ...

Anupam Arya

<div>Jaipur-based Fabriclore Retailing Pvt. Ltd. is attempting to revive...

Nitesh Mittal

Kusumgar Corporates is a leading manufacturer of technical textiles and...

Eamonn Tighe
Nature Works LLC

Eamonn Tighe, Fibres and Nonwovens - Business Development Manager of...

Kevin Nelson
TissueGen

Kevin Nelson, Chief Scientific Officer, TissueGen discusses the growing...

Lynda Kelly
Suominen Corporation

Suominen Corporation is a manufacturer of nonwovens as roll goods for...

Rupa Sood and Sharan Apparao
Nayaab

Nayaab, an exhibition meant to celebrate Indian weaves, is in its second...

Ritu Kumar
Label Ritu Kumar

‘Classics will return’ "There are a lot of people wearing western clothes ...

Tony Ward
Tony Ward

"You have to truly understand what your client wants, know her needs, what ...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


editorial@fibre2fashion.com

Letter To Editor






(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies





SEARCH

December 2017

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.

news category


Related Categories:

Planning to Take the Leap towards
Sustainability?

Do you see sustainability as a route to business growth?

Yes No

Do you think the sustainability space has the needed tools and resources available for a business to lead change?

Yes No

Active Poll

Do you see sustainability as a route to business growth?

Yes
69.6%
No
12.0%
Skip
18.5%

Total Votes: 92

Do you think adopting a sustainable approach will be a profitable move for your business?

Yes No

Active Poll

Do you think the sustainability space has the needed tools and resources available for a business to lead change?

Yes
62.0%
No
30.4%
Skip
7.6%

Total Votes: 92

Do you want the world to know about your sustainability journey and your business’ environmental footprint?

Yes No

Active Poll

Do you think adopting a sustainable approach will be a profitable move for your business?

Yes
87.0%
No
9.8%
Skip
3.3%

Total Votes: 92

Thanks for your valuable feedback. Claim your free latest sustainability e-book.

Active Poll

Do you want the world to know about your sustainability journey and your business’ environmental footprint?

Yes
81.5%
No
8.7%
Skip
9.8%

Total Votes: 92


E-News Insight
Subscribe Today and Get the
Latest News Update in Your Mail Box.
Advanced Search