Entries by Shivam Kharwal

Internet of things and why it matters to the apparel industry ?

The power balance has shifted in the retail sector globally. The power lies in the hands of the buyer rather than the seller now. Consumers dictate when, what, how and where they wish to shop. This is undeniably a threat to the traditional brick-and-mortar retail model. But, this shift offers tremendous opportunities to the forward-thinking […]

Coats launches Coats Digital

17 September 2019: Coats, the world’s leading industrial thread company, is launching Coats Digital. The integrated technology business brings together all its software solutions under a new single brand which describes and aligns with the offering to its customers across the apparel and footwear industries. Coats Digital provides in-depth industry expertise combined with the practical […]

Coats Group plc announces the acquisition of GSD Corporate Ltd.

Coats Group plc, the world’s leading industrial thread and consumer textile crafts business, and GSD are pleased to announce that, following the strategic alliance announced in May 2014, Coats has acquired 100% of GSD Corporate Ltd, which becomes a Coats Group company. GSD, a UK based company, supplies expert management solutions that analyse time, cost […]

Coats acquires ThreadSol

Coats, the world’s leading industrial thread manufacturer, has acquired ThreadSol, a cloud-based digital applications provider, which becomes part of Coats Global Services. ThreadSol’s technology focuses on fabric usage optimisation in apparel manufacturing and helps customers reduce fabric waste and cost, and establish accurate product costing. It uses proprietary algorithms built on artificial neural networks to […]