Amazon continues to cast a shadow over the apparel industry. Not only does the e-commerce giant create pricing headaches for major clothing manufacturers, but the company’s supply chain efficiencies and trove of consumer data are exceedingly hard to match.
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SeekingAlpha.com (April 29, 2017). (See the graphic below). The patent says the technology can be applied to a broad range of items, “including clothing or fabric products, accessories, footwear, bedding, curtains, towels, etc., in a wide variety of materials including, but not limited to paper, plastic, leather, rubber, and other materials.” Continue reading