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"The fact that lectra offers services in every country where we operate was one of the reasons we decided on lectra as a partner.”
“Working seamlessly with Lectra, we anticipate a sharper competitive edge in the automotive supply chain, and a profitable future.”
Dassault Falcon Jet
“Digitalized processes help us meet our business objectives by being able to do it right the first time.”
With 18 fashion brands to its name, Baroque Japan is a rising star in Japan’s fashion landscape. First launched as “MOUSSY” in 2000, the company’s edgy streetwear look quickly catapulted the brand to success. Seventeen years later, Baroque now boasts 375 stores in Japan, 231 stores overseas, and recorded $636M in sales for the year ending January 2017.
“Lectra has helped make our product-development process faster and more precise, so that we are still cost efficient, despite the fact that our production costs are higher than if we were manufacturing overseas.”
Global safety textiles (GST)
“No doubt that this strong cooperation and shared experience will reinforce our leading position worldwide.”
“Lectra is the only company with the technology and local support in China to help us ensure quality as we increase production. They also provide the airbag cutting expertise to support our growth strategy.”
In business for more than 70 years, ECA is a family-run firm specialized in aftermarket vehicle upholstery and car mat manufacturing. The company forms part of the ECA Group of automotive suppliers.
“We were confident that Lectra’s expertise in advising automotive companies on cutting process optimization would help us resolve our production issues.”