Gerber Technology, a world leader in integrated software and automated solutions for the apparel and industrial markets, has announced they will be delivering integrated Digital Solutions, including AccuMark, AccuMark 3D, AccuPlan and YuniquePLM, at PI Apparel in Hong Kong. They are also supporting their long-time customer, Helly Hansen, as they their upgrade from webPDM™ to YuniquePLM In The Cloud.
The fashion and apparel industry spends billions of dollars on sampling. The shipping of these samples back and forth around the world is not carbon positive. Gerber's team will be demonstrating how AccuMark 2D and 3D software simulates virtual garment samples are realistic and there is no need for designers to spend time and money cutting and sewing real items. Gerber discloses by combining AccuMark with the their YuniquePLM In The Cloud platform permits fashion entities to collaborate and save around 30 to 50 per cent on sample costs.
Loyal AccuMark and YuniquePLM customer, Helly Hansen will present key business challenges of upgrading from webPDM to YuniquePLM In The Cloud. For over 10 years, Helly Hansen has used webPDM as the central database for all product information and AccuMark for its technical design and pattern making. Key reasons for upgrading to YuniquePLM In The Cloud were to resolve communication and inefficiencies across their value chain.