Switzerland to remain the world’s innovation leader

Switzerland is internationally regarded as the world innovation champion. However, digitalisation and globalisation are stoking competition. The ETH Board’s strategy aims to retain the ETH Domain’s research and teaching at the top in the future, too, and to reinforce Switzerland’s innovative power. At its meeting of 25/26 September, the ETH Board also expressed its opposition … More Switzerland to remain the world’s innovation leader

Service Robots: Global Sales Value Reaches 12.9 billion USD

Sales value of service robots for PROFESSIONAL USE increased by 32 % to 9.2 billion U.S. dollars. Logistic systems such as autonomous guided vehicles (AGVs) represent the largest fraction in the professional service robot market (41 % of all units sold). The second largest category is inspection and maintenance robots, (39 % of all units … More Service Robots: Global Sales Value Reaches 12.9 billion USD

Additive manufacturing is revolutionising production: A reality check

3rd Munich Technology Conference to discuss additive manufacturing’s full industrialisation Additive manufacturing is transforming markets. Scalability, cost and production efficiency present challenges to the commercialization of this rapidly evolving technology. Its progression from visionary technology to mainstream commercialization will be the key topic of discussion at the 3rd annual Munich Technology Conference on Additive Manufacturing … More Additive manufacturing is revolutionising production: A reality check

Forever 21, which helped popularise Fast Fashion, to file for Bankruptcy

By guest author Sapna Maheshwari from New York Times Forever 21, the California retailer that helped popularize fast fashion in the United States with its bustling stores and USD 5 tops, said on Sunday night that it would file for bankruptcy, a sign of the eroding power of shopping malls and the shifting tastes of … More Forever 21, which helped popularise Fast Fashion, to file for Bankruptcy

Roughly 20 Days until #TextileExchange19 in Vancouver

New Speaker Announcements: What to Expect at the 2019 Conference Listen in on this 35 minute webinar to discover what each day of conference entails, including an agenda overview, who’s exhibiting, who’s attending…and more! Learn More Here Who’s Exhibiting With over 22,000 square feet of exhibit space, attendees will experience a diverse mix of innovative … More Roughly 20 Days until #TextileExchange19 in Vancouver