>>
Home / Knowledge / News / Apparel/Garments / Future Group sets up C&D Lab in Bangalore
Future Group sets up C&D Lab in Bangalore
14
Apr '17
Future Group has announced the launch of Future C&D Lab in Bangalore that focuses on the consumer and digital space to bring in next generation innovations using Internet of Things, Artificial Intelligence, Big Data Analytics, Blockchains, Robotics and allied technologies. It brings together multiple companies working on these areas in a collaborative space.

The teams and companies have a ready access to test, experiment and prototype their technologies across Future Group's brand and retail platforms that serve over a million customers everyday. The research and development activities will be supported through a Rs 100 crore Accelerator Fund that will be set up to fund the operations, technology development and IPR creation by the teams working at the lab.

"The Future C&D Lab is aimed at co-creating the next generation technologies for the consumer space in India. We are creating an open environment of collaboration and co-creation with some of the best young Indian minds who are working with new technologies to create solutions that can impact the retail and consumer space over the next couple of years," said Kishore Biyani, Future Group's founder and Group CEO.

The lab is pursuing technology developments that will influence consumer experiences in areas such as payments, unique consumer identification and development of one-on-one consumer conversations, analytics and predictive modelling as well as in backend functions such as supplier engagements, supply chain automation and infrastructure deployment.

The new lab features a multidisciplinary team composed of technologists, engineers, data scientists, designers and consumer specialists and will also be running hackathons, secondments and open workshops that allow continuous learning, collaboration and exchange of skills. (KD)

Fibre2Fashion News Desk – India


Must ReadView All

Pic: Dreamstime.com

Apparel/Garments | On 22nd Jan 2022

Dhaka, Berlin sign €20.15-mn pact to improve RMG workers conditions

Bangladesh and Germany have signed an agreement to support five...

Pic: Shutterstock

Apparel/Garments | On 22nd Jan 2022

UKVFTA brings positive results to bilateral trade: Vietnamese ministry

The recently effective UK-Vietnam FTA has led to positive outcomes,...

Pic: Shutterstock

Apparel/Garments | On 22nd Jan 2022

Cambodia approves new projects worth $1.9 bn, including 2 garment ones

The Council for the Development of Cambodia has approved 10 projects...

Interviews View All

Textile Industry, Head honchos

Textile Industry
Head honchos

Liquidity is a primary issue in Indian context

Textile Industry, Head Honchos

Textile Industry
Head Honchos

Increase foreign exchange and create jobs

Textile Industry, Head honchos

Textile Industry
Head honchos

Luxury is not just about high prices but ability to create desire

Chini Chouhan,

Chini Chouhan

Founded by Chini Chouhan, her eponymous brand specialises in women's...

Atul Ganatra,

Atul Ganatra

<div>Engaged in providing a wide range of services to the entire cotton...

Susan Bhaktul,

Susan Bhaktul

Established in 2000 as a liaison with the Government of India, Industree...

Pranesh Sridharan & Berndt Koll, Lenzing

Pranesh Sridharan & Berndt Koll
Lenzing

The Lenzing Group produces Lenzing Lyocell and Modal cellulosic fibres of...

Steve McCullough & Marco Weichert, Functional Fabric Fair & Design and Development GmbH Textile Consult respectively

Steve McCullough & Marco Weichert
Functional Fabric Fair & Design and Development GmbH Textile Consult respectively

Functional Fabric Fair is a trade-exclusive event showcasing the latest...

Frank Heislitz, Freudenberg

Frank Heislitz
Freudenberg

Freudenberg Performance Materials is a leading global manufacturer of...

Reynu Taandon, Label Reynu Taandon + Nikhita

Reynu Taandon
Label Reynu Taandon + Nikhita

Renowned womenswear designer <b>Reynu Taandon </b>has been serving the...

Shalini Sharma & Shweta Pundir Sharma, Six Yard Story

Shalini Sharma & Shweta Pundir Sharma
Six Yard Story

Six Yard Story is a premium artisanal brand with a focus to bring handloom ...

Sandeep Gonsalves & Sarah Gonsalves, Sarah & Sandeep

Sandeep Gonsalves & Sarah Gonsalves
Sarah & Sandeep

Established in 2012, Sarah &amp; Sandeep is a luxury menswear label...

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

Leave your Comments

ESTEEMED CLIENTS

Huntsman (Singapore) Pte Ltd
Cat Tuong Real Estate Group Joint Stock Company
Gokaldas Exports Limited
Midas Clothing Limited
Recron Polyester from Reliance Industries Limited
Alix Partners
H;&M Hennes ;& Mauritz (Far East) Ltd
Brandix Lanka Limited
KIABI
Desigual - ABASIC, S.A.
Restoque S.A.
Gap International Sourcing Limited
Deckers Outdoor (Guangzhou) Consultant Co., LTD.
Truetzschler India Private Limited
Sportswear Company Spa
Green Fibre
Vardhman Textile Ltd
Etam Group Strategy Hong Kong Limited
THE BOMBAY DYEING ;& MFG.CO. LTD
Abit
Lisa S.P.A.
BIMBA ;& LOLA SL
LC Waikiki
Gatsby Africa
Sateri (Jiujiang) Fiber Co.,Ltd
Calvin Klein
Decathlon
BIANCA
Puma
G-Star Raw C.V.
Lululemon Athletica Inc
T.T. Limited
Reiter India Private Limited
Arvind Limited
International Textile Manufacturers Federation
Vianney Textil Hogar S.A. De C.V.
C;&A Sourcing International Ltd
Bluestem Global Sourcing Limited
Alison Hayes Romania
Amazon China
Maceton Limited
Landmark Group
Tory Burch Hong Kong Ltd
IDH – The Sustainable Trade Initiative
Sainsbury's Argos Asia Limited
Rayonese Textile Inc., Division de Culp Inc.
HYOSUNG CORPORATION INDIA PRIVATE LIMITED
The LYCRA Company Singapore  Pte. Ltd
John Varvatos
Hela Clothing Pvt Ltd
Groz-Beckert East Asia LLP
J ;& P Coats
Helly Hansen Far East Ltd
IKEA of Sweden AB
Lifestyle
Varner AS Retail
NITI Aayog
Aramark Uniform ;& Career Apparel, LLC
Target Corporation (MN)
Tommy Hilfiger
BIRLA CENTURY A DIVISION OF CENTURY TEXTILES AND INDUSTRIES
MAS Active / MAS Kreeda / MAS Bodyline
Boardriders Asia Sourcing Limited
Phong Phu international JSC (PPJ)
Permoda(Koaj/Armi/Pronto/Bkul)
Babyshop
KAS Direct Sourcing
Seasalt Limited
Chori Company Limited
Lacoste (Wanchai)
Under Armour Global Sourcing Ltd
Esprit Europe Services GmbH
Grasim Industries Limited
Walmart
Sportmaster Ltd.
SYNERGIES HONG KONG LIMITED
Chico’ FAS
Rosset ;& Cia Limited
Page Industries Limited (Bangalore)
TESCO INTERNATIONAL SOURCING LIMITED
The Top Form Brassiere Manufacturing Company Limited
SHAHI Exports Pvt Ltd
Tchibo GmbH
Splash
Hirdaramani International Export Private Limited
PVH Corporation
Gloria Jeans
Eastman Chemical Company
Aquarelle Clothing Limited
Benetton Group

January 2022

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


Advanced Search