The relevance of digital tools throughout the product development process


The Textile and Fashion 4.0 Revolution


October 2020


2000€ excl VAT/Participants


Buyer – Stylist/Designer – Marketing Manager – Product Manager – Supply Chain Manager – Logistics – Manager – Innovation Manager – Market Manager – Collection Director


CETI – 41 rue des métissages – 59200 Tourcoing France


Fabienne Hindré, Textile and Fashion Design Business Manager 4.0


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Co-creation and personalization at the heart of brand strategy

  • Characterization of challenges
    Decoding new challenges for fashion companies in the context of industry 4.0.
  • Integration of desired product customization – New paradigm of consumption.
  • Reconciliation between market and production
    Industrial relocation to make possible a clothing offer more respectful of the environment.
  • Agile and adaptive production
  • Adapting to the emergence of new professions – Agile management of this 4th industrial revolution.

Co-creation and acceleration of product development, integrating collaborative design concept

  • Appropriation of 3D to enhance its collections.
  • Improved communication between teams and with its clients to facilitate exchanges between employees.
  • Decrease in number of prototyping with virtual collections validation.
  • Traceability of collections.

Impact of mass customisation on the short circuit

  • Mass production of unique products (mass-personalization).
  • Re-imagine the production process (focus on the cutting platform and digital printing).
  • Create new solutions for industrial integration (design-knitting-digital printing).
  • Traceability of collections.