CAD E-Fit Support Service launched by Intertek in Gurgaon, a boon to Apparel Manufacturing
30th October 2014
New CAD System will cause Product lifecycles to shrink significantly and increase global competitiveness both in textile production and exports
Gurgaon,30th Oct 2012, Intertek, a leading quality solutions provider to industries worldwide, launched the first CAD E-Fit Support Service in Apparel Manufacturing in Gurgaon, India. The facility uses a combination of hardware and software systems and is capable of providing services to the manufacturers across country through HD video conferencing. The system is a significant milestone in the garment industry that will reduce the lead time in pre-production process to yield competitive advantage. The service will help manufacturers in creating 3D designs and patterns, as well as showcase fabrics stitched onto a virtual model to visualise the final product.
As technology evolves and improves in the textile industry, consumer preferences and demands change, making timely delivery with reliable quality a necessity for manufacturers. The CAD E-Fit Support Service enables storage of various designs along with the tracking of modifications to provide fast and accurate manufacturing solutions to the industry. This system also enables elimination of the delay in the pre-production as well as the approval stage. CAD and E-Fit Services will also provide successful use of mass customization strategies for benefit of the manufacturers and suppliers.
Commenting on the launch, Mr. Rajesh Saigal, Regional Managing Director, Intertek, South Asia said, “In India’s fast-growing retail clothing market we see significant opportunities for international and domestic players. Intertek is dedicated to support the increasing demand for textile manufacturing in India through innovations like this, which will help the manufacturers realize cost efficiencies and speed up the delivery process, in addition to providing quality testing of their products. This will help our manufacturers solidify global competencies and enhance acceptability in global markets.”
“Intertek has been a leader in the textile testing market in India since its entrance in 1996. With CAD E-Fit Support Services, we are looking at helping Indian manufacturers with a proactive approach. Reduced costs and better compliance practices will certainly ensure huge dividends to boost the market and product base of garment manufacturing and textile exports,” said Mr. Manish Kumar, Regional Director – Softlines, Country Manager for Sri Lanka, Mauritius and Madagascar.
Benefits of CAD E-Fit Technology:
- - Speed in pre-production approval process
- - Offers greater accuracy, fewer errors
- - Set protocols of the development will be followed vigilantly
- - Provides easier, more robust documentation of the design, including geometries and dimensions, etc.
- - Creating the data to re-use of design and best practices.
- - Transparency in fabric utlisation results in cost reduction & quality production
- - Data for costing and production planning purposes
- - Avoid huge investments at factory
- - Comments & Re-commendations from the panel of experts/professional working at third party organization.
Intertek is a leading quality solutions provider to industries worldwide. From auditing and inspection, to testing, training, advisory, quality assurance and certification, Intertek adds value for its customers by helping improve the quality and safety of their products, assets and processes. With a network of more than 1,000 laboratories and offices and over 36,000 people in more than 100 countries, Intertek supports companies’ success in the global marketplace, by helping customers to meet end users’ expectations for safety, sustainability, performance, integrity and desirability in virtually any market worldwide. Visit www.intertek.com
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