2016 Business releases


  • Innovative new Vector® model boosts manufacturing productivity by 20%

    December 20, 2016 - 17:47 (Paris-France)

    Ultra-precision cutting head optimizes cost per part by managing challenging synthetic materials

  • Lectra’s leading-edge laser airbag cutting solution to ramp up production for Key Safety Systems

    December 15, 2016 - 17:48 (Paris-France)

    US-based tier-1 supplier boosts competitiveness with FocusQuantum® cutting preparation software suite and laser cutter

  • Lectra endows High Rock with smart solutions to support made to measure growth

    December 13, 2016 - 18:25 (Paris-France)

    Chinese outdoor sportswear manufacturer High Rock clinches intelligent technology and consulting expertise from Lectra to propel mass customization ambitions in line with ‘Made in China 2025’


  • Lectra event probes furniture trends and technology to stand out from the crowd

    November 29, 2016 - 17:51 (Paris-France)

    Furniture manufacturers from 16 countries explored fresh perspectives set to stimulate growth and innovation during Lectra’s ‘Stand out from the crowd’ seminar

  • Lectra equips Ruyi Group with smart technology to upgrade and optimize its cutting rooms

    November 22, 2016 - 17:45 (Paris-France)

    Ruyi, a global leader in textile technologies, installs innovative solutions from Lectra to empower mass customization of men’s suits

  • Lectra fashion event empowers customers for a smarter future

    November 15, 2016 - 17:47 (Paris-France)

    Manufacturers, brands and retailers in the fashion and apparel industry shared perspectives on the future of design, product development and manufacturing during Lectra’s Fashion Forward seminar

  • Lectra’s new game-changing Vector® iQ scales up performance in cutting for fashion, automotive and furniture manufacturing

    November 8, 2016 - 17:48 (Paris-France)

    Excellence is now within the reach of all with the addition of predictive maintenance and patented continuous cutting to the entire Vector range

  • Only Lectra for new DFM production plant

    November 3, 2016 - 17:50 (Paris-France)

    Lectra’s process expertise—and Versalis® solution—ramp up production capacity and reduce leather consumption for Poland-based upholstered furniture manufacturer DFM


  • Lectra continues to conquer fast-growing airbag market in East Asia

    October 18, 2016 - 17:49 (Paris-France)

    South Korean automotive supplier Dual invests in a comprehensive FocusQuantum® project to support expanding operations in China

  • Gruppo Mastrotto accelerates digital transformation with Lectra

    October 13, 2016 - 18:00 (Paris-France)

    Lectra supports the digital transformation of Europe’s leading producer of automotive leather with implementation the Versalis® cutting solution

  • Lectra launches powerful Modaris® V8 solution to boost product development in the fashion industry

    October 4, 2016 - 17:49 (Paris-France)

    Modaris® V8 secures the communication of valuable digital data along today’s complex supply chains thanks to a cutting-edge file exchange framework


  • Miti creates its first in-house leather cutting room with Lectra

    September 27, 2016 - 17:51 (Paris-France)

    Thanks to Versalis®, the high-end upholstered furniture manufacturer lowers operational costs and meets even higher quality standards

  • Lectra’s cutting room technology to be featured in Under Armour’s new manufacturing and design center

    September 13, 2016 - 17:41 (Paris-France)

    Technology solutions expert Lectra to collaborate with global performance brand to push boundaries of innovation

  • KUKA enters a new digital era with Lectra

    September 8, 2016 - 17:49 (Paris-France)

    KUKA transforms its processes with Lectra’s automated solutions and furniture industry expertise

  • Sumisho Airbag Systems increases production capacity by introducing the new FocusQuantum® OPW solution by Lectra

    September 1, 2016 - 17:53 (Paris-France)

    The Japanese supplier specialized in side-curtain airbag cushion manufacturing seeks to gear up production capacity to meet rapidly growing global demand for advanced airbag products


  • Laziale Interni Auto harnesses the power of the digital cutting value chain with a second Versalis®

    July 19, 2016 - 17:48 (Paris-France)

    The Italian leather cut parts specialist’s new digital cutting room will enable it to meet its continuous innovation goals and drive productivity

  • Lectra and Politecnico di Milano join forces to host a Design & Technology seminar

    July 12, 2016 - 17:48 (Paris-France)

    Lectra and Italy’s premiere technical university explore technology’s role in optimizing the product development process

  • Lectra announces the opening of its subsidiary in Vietnam

    July 7, 2016 - 17:52 (Paris-France)

    Based in Ho Chi Minh City, Lectra Vietnam will accelerate the company’s growth in Asia


  • Lectra unveils Lectra Fashion PLM V5

    June 28, 2016 - 17:55 (Paris-France)

    This latest release reaches new heights by extending its process coverage to pre-production stages for brands and retailers

  • Lectra appoints Céline Choussy Bedouet to its Executive Committee

    June 23, 2016 - 18:02 (Paris-France)

    This appointment reflects Lectra’s strategy to boost its marketing and communications


  • Erpo modernizes production with Lectra

    May 24, 2016 - 17:49 (Paris-France)

    The German furniture manufacturer embraces a forward-thinking approach to leather cutting with Versalis®

  • Lectra helps Freedman Seating meet growing demand for seating products

    May 17, 2016 - 17:46 (Paris-France)

    The US seat manufacturer will double its production capacity with Lectra’s software and cutting solutions for plain and patterned fabric

  • Lectra’s automotive leather conference ushers in the new paradigm of leather cutting room digitalization

    May 12, 2016 - 17:45 (Paris-France)

    Leading experts share industry insight on the theme “Go Digital: Increasing Flexibility in the Automotive Leather Value Chain”


  • Lectra’s strategic customer Global Safety Textiles (GST) chooses FocusQuantum® OPW airbag cutting solution in China

    April 21, 2016 - 17:52 (Paris-France)

    Leading independent supplier of automotive airbags worldwide deploys the new technology following six months of successful in-depth testing

  • Lectra promotes partnerships between schools and businesses to nurture talented childrenswear designers

    April 12, 2016 - 17:52 (Paris-France)

    Les Enphants and the Shanghai Institute of Visual Art jointly held a Kaledo® childrenswear design competition in China in a bid to bring inspiration to the world of fashion design

  • Zamasport chooses Lectra Fashion PLM

    April 7, 2016 - 17:57 (Paris-France)

    Italian apparel manufacturing company strengthens partnership with Lectra by adopting its product and collection lifecycle management solution


  • HMT becomes first airbag manufacturer worldwide to implement Lectra’s FocusQuantum® OPW laser technology

    March 29, 2016 - 18:01 (Paris-France)

    The automotive supplier aims to capture a third of the Chinese airbag market

  • Sherborne Upholstery goes for full automation with Lectra

    March 22, 2016 - 17:55 (Paris-France)

    The UK upholstered furniture manufacturer is transforming its leather and fabric cutting rooms with Versalis® and Vector®

  • Lectra appoints Jason Adams as President, Lectra North America

    March 15, 2016 - 17:48 (Paris-France)

    Jason Adams will be responsible for significantly bolstering Lectra’s presence in its main market sectors


  • Lectra Fashion PLM chosen by Galeries Lafayette for the lifecycle management of its collections

    February 25, 2016 - 17:49 (Paris-France)

  • The Kooples continues to put its faith in Lectra as it pursues plans for expansion

    February 2, 2016 - 17:49 (Paris-France)

    The product development department of the French premium brand adopts expert version of Lectra’s patternmaking solution Modaris®


  • Lectra releases DiaminoFurniture V6R2

    January 26, 2016 - 17:47 (Paris-France)

    The latest version of Lectra’s marker-making solution dedicated to the furniture industry saves manufacturers thousands in fabric costs per year

  • New Twins chooses Lectra Fashion PLM

    January 19, 2016 - 18:16 (Paris-France)

    Lectra’s product lifecycle management solution will help the Italian apparel company connect technical and creative teams

  • Lectra launches DesignConcept Furniture V3R1, its 2D/3D design, costing and virtual prototyping solution

    January 12, 2016 - 17:49 (Paris-France)

    This new version unleashes upholstery furniture companies’ creativity while respecting design intent as well as cost and production constraints

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