Explore the latest insight from the fashion, automotive and furniture industries.
Join the Dots: Fast, Efficient Furniture Production
You have probably heard of Industry 4.0 and connected production technologies. Now it’s time to see it with your own eyes.
How the New Fashion Hierarchy is Shortening Production Cycles
How Today’s Consumers are Setting the Pace for the Fashion Industry
How CIOs can make Digitalization a Reality in Fashion
Effective Digitalization: Easier Said than Done
How do fashion forerunners embrace technology to satisfy the new consumer?
A digital divide of new kind separates the fashion companies that are running circles around the competition and those just struggling to make it to the finish line. Technology has created exciting new ways to shop and to build consumer-company relationships.
Fast, efficient upholstered furniture manufacturing? The How
The rigorous demands of today’s ultra-connected consumer, can—and must—be met. With efficiency, collaboration, and minimized production interruption, furniture companies are now able to bring their product to market quicker than ever.
Lectra's Automotive Leather Conference - Go Digital: Expert talk
Insights from three of the presenters at this year’s Go Digital VIP automotive leather event : Ronan Noizet from research institute IHS ; New Espace Program Director Gerard Payen from Renault, and international leather expert David Peters.
Word of the month by Lectra: Micro-factory
Word of the month is a new series on the Hive where we present concepts or technologies that are meaningful to the work we do.
How to Be a Disruptive IT Leader in Fashion
“The role of CIO and being a leader as a CIO is changing. It’s about working in partnership with the business. Speaking the language of the business, being a leader. You are no longer minions doing the bidding of others. But transformers that use technology to lead.” - David Willis, CIO, Gartner
Go-to insights about the best customization strategies
The complexity of producing customized furniture is a major challenge for manufacturers.
Customization around the world: challenges and solutions
Consumers all around the world are increasingly asking for products they can customize to express their personalities. In order to cater to this new demand, furniture manufacturers are transforming their manufacturing processes.
IHS Markit’s 2019 Airbag overview
Airbags have been one of the most crucial inventions to have revolutionized automotive safety.