Fashion on cloud for meeting new age consumer demands
Mumbai, India – 14 NOVEMBER 2016, 2016 – Infor, a leading provider of beautiful business applications specialized by industry and built for the cloud, today concluded a Fashion Roundtable with CII & Tirupur Exporters Association in one of the key textile hubs in India – Tirupur. The top insights from the meeting were around the adoption of technology and innovation in the still unorganized textile sector and discussion of industry trends.
The meeting was well attended by the members of TEA – an association of producers & exporters of cotton knitwear & readymade garments and one of the prominent industry bodies in the textile manufacturing belt of Tamil Nadu along with CXO’s from textiles companies around Coimbatore and Tirupur. The discussion pivoted around the need to innovate to survive and stay profitable in a highly competitive industry. Garment, textile manufacturing and retail companies require to adapt to changing customer tastes and preferences and respond quickly by making informed decisions. Another crucial point on which the group conferred was the adoption of cloud for flexible, subscription-based delivery model, which can help lower IT expenditures while continuing to provide visibility across the global value chain with system-wide transparency for key stakeholders.
“The fashion and textile industry is continuously evolving as per changing customer demands and business applications are at the forefront of keeping up with the change. We hope that the discussion organized in partnership with CII will reinforce the importance of software solutions to help manufacturing and retail companies with faster innovation, quicker response times and more informed decision-making”, said Bino George, Head, Pre-sales, Infor.
“The textile and garment industry is highly competitive and is rapidly evolving into a dynamic landscape with changing government policies. We are happy to have leveraged Infor’s M3 solution which is industry-specific and has helped us consolidate processes, optimize cost and adapt to changing business conditions like GST. Implementation of technology is always a cause of concern for any enterprise, but Infor provided ‘One Solution, One Experience’ to all Apparel and Textile customers in real time”, said Krishan Lal, Sr VP & Head-Corporate IT

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