With theme ‘Smart Factory’, SW Oct. issue introduces its readers to smart factory concept taking one case study of Raymond’s Silver Spark along with NIFT, Delhi’s initiatives towards making industry smarter. This issue also covers different technology solution providers who offer off-the-shelf solutions for realising smart factory through AI, IoT and other advanced technologies. The evolution of quality management in garment factories has probably been the fastest in last decade and it’s disrupting even further in a post-Covid-19 world. The article on How Quality Management is transforming in post-Covid-19 world talks about two softwares – BlueKaktus and RES.Q, which are helping apparel industry go digital in their quality management process.
Also, continuing the series of Atmanirbhar Bharat, this issue will introduce you to Flipspaces which, in collaboration with Magnum Resources, has launched a suite of services and products for workspace transformation called REBOOTSPACES. Another interesting initiative in the category is by Vaibhav Agarwal, a 7th semester student of National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT), Delhi campus who has created indigenous N95 mask manufacturing machine which is the first of its kind for the industry. Also, read about how experiential showrooms are the future of e-commerce retail.