Entries by Dunja Hoejenbos

MOTIF: “Fundamentals of Plus Sizes” Online Course

Plus women are a long overlooked and misunderstood target customer, and recent research shows that the plus size women’s apparel market value will raise to US$243 million by 2026. The “Fundamentals of Plus Sizes” course will help learners plan for and develop an effective plus apparel sizing strategy. It covers the technical aspects of garment […]

Matthijs Crietee: 2020 Outlook just-style

Recently, just-style published their ‘Outlook 2020’. Industry executives were asked what keeps them awake at night and other issues the apparel sector should be keeping a close eye on in the year ahead. On behalf of the International Apparel Federation (IAF), Matthijs Crietee answered a set of questions. What do you see as the biggest […]

CMAI to Hold 70th National Garment Fair in Mumbai

The Clothing Manufacturers Association of India (CMAI ) will be Organising India’s Largest Spring / Summer Trade Show – the 70th  National Garment Fair on the 29th & 30th January 2020 at Bombay Exhibition Centre, NSE Complex, Goregaon ( East ) Mumbai 400063. This B2B Fair will be spread over 4,00,000 Square Feet covering 3 Halls at the Bombay […]

“3rd People First Day” at Yeşim

“3rd People First Day”, institutionalized together with “People First Film Festival”, was carried out with the huge participation at Yeşim’s conference room. Apart from employees and executives of the company, the jury members of film festival such as Photo Graphica Agency President Mr. Engin Çakır and also 7th Room Film Studio trainer Ms. Fatoş Avcıoğlu […]

Houdini Enables Sustainability and Agility with Gerber Technology’s YuniquePLM

In order to support their sustainability efforts, Houdini Sportswear has selected Gerber Technology’s cloud-based product lifecycle management software, YuniquePLM, to improve efficiency and be more transparent in their process. By implementing YuniquePLM, Houdini will make significant progress towards their “impact positive” status for the company’s operations, striving to have 100% of their products be made […]

Yeşim wins award American Business Forum

Yeşim was granted an award by the American Business Forum (AmCham Turkey/ABFT) for its contributions to the Turkish economy by the collaboration it has developed with Nike for years as a Turkish company. Yeşim was granted an award in the category “The Turkish Company that has contributed to Exports from Turkey the most through partnering […]

Top young talent for technologically strong industry

At the end of November, the chairman of the Walter Reiners-Stiftung (Foundation) of the VDMA Textile Machinery Association, Peter D. Dornier presented awards to six successful young engineers in Dresden. The award ceremony took place as part of the Aachen-Dresden-Denkendorf International Textile Conference. The focuses of the award-winning works of the young engineers reflect the […]

Gerber Partners with Fellow Technology Platform Pioneer, Suuchi Inc.,

Suuchi Inc., Carlstadt/New Jersey, USA, the next-generation technology platform for fashion brands and retailers, has selected Gerber Technology as its CAD software partner. By implementing Gerber Technology’s AccuMark 2D and 3D software, Suuchi will be able to offer clients greater speed-to-market and more efficiency, reducing waste created in the development phase. Suuchi recognizes Gerber Technology […]

Fashion Label Borana from Victoria (Brazil) at Macao Fashion Festival

Macao Fashion Festival 2019, jointly organized by Macau Productivity and Technology Transfer Center (CPTTM) and Macao Trade and Investment Promotion Institute (IPIM), was successfully held from, 17th to 19th October 2019. Borana, a Brazilian beachwear label originated from the costal city of Victoria, was invited to appear in the “Opening Ceremony and the Belt-and-Road Initiative […]

MOTIF: On-Demand Webinar

Harnessing 3D Virtualization to Connect Customers with Must-have Product Missed our live webinar on Nov19? Watch the recording now! Hear our panel of 3D pioneers discuss the product development model of the future. With Cameron-James Wilson, CEO of the Diigitals, Emily Roosen, Senior Manager Digital Transformation at STITCH, Joshua Young, Digital Product Creation Consultant at Thought […]